Many non-Muslims are surprised to find out that according to the Qur’an, Jesus, the son of Mary, is one of the greatest messengers of God. Contrary to the orthodox Jewish opinion that Jesus was born of an adultress who became a student of Rabbis and later deviated by falsely claiming that he was the Messiah  (May God […]

Many non-Muslims are surprised to find out that according to the Qur’an, Jesus, the son of Mary, is one of the greatest messengers of God. Contrary to the orthodox Jewish opinion that Jesus was born of an adultress who became a student of Rabbis and later deviated by falsely claiming that he was the Messiah (May God […] More »

What is meant by the miraculous nature of the Qur’an? How is the Qur’an different from other divine books?

What is meant by the miraculous nature of the Qur’an? How is the Qur’an different from other divine books?

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This series of articles proposes to refute the anti-Semitic doctrines propounded by religious and political extremists, and to examine the Qur'anic references which are cited in support of these pernicious interpretations. Further, this series will document the abundance of laudatory references to Israelites, Jews, Hebrew prophets, and the Torah found throughout the Qur'an which inform and illuminate Islamic history and teachings.

This series of articles proposes to refute the anti-Semitic doctrines propounded by religious and political extremists, and to examine the Qur'anic references which are cited in support of these pernicious interpretations. Further, this series will document the abundance of laudatory references to Israelites, Jews, Hebrew prophets, and the Torah found throughout the Qur'an which inform and illuminate Islamic history and teachings.

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God, the Most Merciful and Compassionate, will not hold him to account or punish him for following a false religion before he reaches the age of reason and is exposed to the pure message of Islam.

God, the Most Merciful and Compassionate, will not hold him to account or punish him for following a false religion before he reaches the age of reason and is exposed to the pure message of Islam.

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The secret for the honoring of mankind is that only the human being has to integrate and harmonize the various components of his existence by utilizing his physical body, intellect and soul.

The secret for the honoring of mankind is that only the human being has to integrate and harmonize the various components of his existence by utilizing his physical body, intellect and soul.

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Why should I pursue worldly knowledge if it does not benefit me in the Hereafter? If such studies stand in the way of getting closer to God, then why does Islam back and call for pursing them?

Why should I pursue worldly knowledge if it does not benefit me in the Hereafter? If such studies stand in the way of getting closer to God, then why does Islam back and call for pursing them?

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The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “Allah has decreed kindness in all things.” (Muslim) So, one should extend kindness to all people, even non-Muslims.

The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “Allah has decreed kindness in all things.” (Muslim) So, one should extend kindness to all people, even non-Muslims.

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If we say that sins are dangerous, then belittling sins and taking them lightly is more dangerous than sinning itself. The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) warned us against taking sins lightly because, doing so, sins will become an inherent habit in us and we will have no problem insisting on them. This […]

If we say that sins are dangerous, then belittling sins and taking them lightly is more dangerous than sinning itself. The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) warned us against taking sins lightly because, doing so, sins will become an inherent habit in us and we will have no problem insisting on them. This […]

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In spite of the fact that he fought in the battles of Badr, Uhud, Khandaq and other major encounters, an-Nuayman remained a light-hearted person who was quick at wordplay and who loved to play practical jokes on others.

In spite of the fact that he fought in the battles of Badr, Uhud, Khandaq and other major encounters, an-Nuayman remained a light-hearted person who was quick at wordplay and who loved to play practical jokes on others.

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Acquiring knowledge generally is not a luxury, and about one’s religion it’s a must When ever will we give the time and effort to it? How could we literally know about Islam?

Acquiring knowledge generally is not a luxury, and about one’s religion it’s a must When ever will we give the time and effort to it? How could we literally know about Islam?

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