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Iran's seminary school rejects portrayal of Ahmadinejad as companion to Messiah

March 11, 2011

The Specialized Center of Messiah (Mahdaviat) in Iran's theological school (seminary) in the holy city of Qom, has rejected parallels drawn in a recent religious documentary (parts shown in Persian below) between Ahmadinejad and Shoeib Ibn Saleh, a main companion to Shia's Messiah and Saviour Imam (Mahdi), believed to bring justice and peace to the world after waging bloody battles with anti-Christ. It is unknown whether the video was produced with support from Ahmadinejad or his allies.


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