Justice in Islam

The world is full of injustices. Mass killings, theft, murder, rape, economic injustice and cheating are constant themes on the daily news. When an injustice is committed, it does not only impact one person, but often all of society. When a home is robbed, it removes the feeling of security [...]

2017-12-01T00:17:45+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

First Impressions: Al-Raḥmān

First impressions are the most important because they are almost impossible to remove or undo. They set the tone for the rest of the relationship. Therefore, everyone strives to make a good impression on the first day of work, school, or when meeting someone important. As an educator, the impression [...]

2017-12-01T00:17:45+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Is Jesus Divine

The Qurʾān makes this clear in the following verse, Christ the son of Mary was no more than a messenger; many were the messengers that passed away before him. His mother was a woman of truth. They had both to eat their (daily) food. See how Allah makes His signs [...]

2017-12-01T00:17:45+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Chasing a Mirage

Each day you wake up and strive to achieve a level of happiness. But what exactly are you looking for? What is it that you seek that will ultimately give you a sense of satisfaction? Is it money, relationships, status, or a particular accomplishment? What is it about your current [...]

2017-12-01T00:17:45+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Death and Dying

No matter what one’s beliefs are concerning the hereafter, everyone knows that this world will come to an end sooner or later. With each second and each breath, we get closer to the end of our life on earth. The nature of man is forgetfulness, we forget that we are [...]

2017-12-01T00:17:45+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|