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Articles of Faith

A Muslim believes in the following 6 articles of Faith:
1. Oneness of God                                                                 
A Muslim believes in ONE GOD, Supreme and Eternal, […]

By |March 5th, 2015|Articles of Faith, Islam, On Faith, Submission|7 Comments

Christianity and Islam

About Christianity and Islam
In Dialogues Concerning Jesus Christ the Messiah
By Shabir Ally

The Similarities

Jesus is one of the greatest persons ever to have walked the earth. Two world faiths hold him in high regard. Islam holds him to be God’s Messiah, Prophet, and Righteous Servant. Christianity holds him to be all of the above and even more. […]

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    Who is Allah?

    Dr. Jamal Badawi Who is Allah The proper terminology used, in Islam, for God is “Allah.” There are a number of reasons for having a special word for God. First of all, the term “Allah” means, in Arabic, the one and only universal God or Creator and Provider of the universe. Notice here I am […]

Who is Allah?

Dr. Jamal Badawi
Who is Allah
The proper terminology used, in Islam, for God is “Allah.” There are a number of reasons for having a special word for God. First of all, the term “Allah” means, in Arabic, the one and only universal God or Creator and Provider of the universe. Notice here I am emphasizing “the […]

By |February 15th, 2015|Concept of God, On Faith|132 Comments
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    Towards Purification

    For Abdullah Alvarez, Ramadan is a time of intense focus on Islam. He tries to spend as much time at the mosque as possible, reciting Quran and attending any study circle. One of the things which helped him last Ramadan was to create a schedule around the 99 names of God. He chose three names […]

Towards Purification

For Abdullah Alvarez, Ramadan is a time of intense focus on Islam. He tries to spend as much time at the mosque as possible, reciting Quran and attending any study circle.

One of the things which helped him last Ramadan was to create a schedule around the 99 names of God. He chose three names per […]

By |February 15th, 2015|Fasting, On Faith, Social Ties|0 Comments
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    Arrangement and Collection of the Quran

    How were the Quran’s verses and chapters arranged? The present arrangement of the Quran is not the work of later generations, but was made by the Prophet, peace be upon him (p), under God’s directions. Whenever a chapter was revealed, the Prophet (p) summoned his scribes, to whom he carefully dictated its contents, and instructed […]

Arrangement and Collection of the Quran

How were the Quran’s verses and chapters arranged?
The present arrangement of the Quran is not the work of later generations, but was made by the Prophet, peace be upon him (p), under God’s directions. Whenever a chapter was revealed, the Prophet (p) summoned his scribes, to whom he carefully dictated its contents, and instructed them […]

By |February 5th, 2015|On Faith, The Holy Quran|5 Comments
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    The Justice of Judgment

    By Dr. Laurence Brown “You never get a second chance to make a good first impression” –old proverb True belief has a reward in the hereafter. Disbelief does too, buuuut … you don’t want it. Such has been the message of all the prophets—each and every one of them. How can we justify an afterlife? […]

The Justice of Judgment

By Dr. Laurence Brown
“You never get a second chance to make a good first impression” –old proverb

True belief has a reward in the hereafter. Disbelief does too, buuuut … you don’t want it. Such has been the message of all the prophets—each and every one of them.

How can we justify an afterlife? Well, where else […]

By |January 31st, 2015|Articles of Faith|0 Comments

Muhammad: The Final Prophet of God (pbuh)

In the Name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

 

Muhammadp, the final prophet of Islam, is widely considered one of the most influential men in history. Today, nearly one fourth of the world’s population follows the message he delivered. Despite Muhammadp’s lasting influence, many misconceptions continue to surround his persona and his teachings. This […]

By |January 24th, 2015|Muhammad, Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him), On Faith, Prophethood|13 Comments
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    Belief in Divine Books About Islam

    Quran – an intricate and beautiful book that is a light, a warning, a promise for Muslims. It was divinely revealed over fourteen hundred years ago. Ever since, the Quran remains a Muslim’s solace, hope, and guide. Quran, the holy book of Islam The Quran, the holy book of Islam, was given to Muhammad, the […]

Belief in Divine Books About Islam

Quran – an intricate and beautiful book that is a light, a warning, a promise for Muslims. It was divinely revealed over fourteen hundred years ago. Ever since, the Quran remains a Muslim’s solace, hope, and guide.

Quran, the holy book of Islam
The Quran, the holy book of Islam, was given to Muhammad, the final prophet […]

By |January 24th, 2015|Articles of Faith, Common Ground|17 Comments
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    Prophets: An Introduction

    Dr. Jamal Badawi   Believing in prophets is part and parcel of being a Muslim.  It is documented in the Quran that belief in all the prophets is obligatory on every Muslim.  It specifically says, “So [you believers], say, ‘We believe in God and in what was sent down to us and what was sent […]

Prophets: An Introduction

Dr. Jamal Badawi

 

Believing in prophets is part and parcel of being a Muslim.  It is documented in the Quran that belief in all the prophets is obligatory on every Muslim.  It specifically says, “So , say, ‘We believe in God and in what was sent down to us and what was sent down to […]

By |January 23rd, 2015|On Faith, Prophethood|14 Comments

Place of Abraham in Islam, Christianity, Judaism

Faith, Sacrifice, Commitment and Patience.
These are just some of the qualities that characterize Prophet Ibrahim or Abraham as he is called in English (peace be upon him).

So it should come as no surprise that he is revered not just in Islam, but in Christianity and Judaism as well. Prophet Ibrahim is also a great personality […]