Does God Exist?

The question of God’s existence is one that is often raised in gatherings, classrooms, television, and movies. While some doubt God, many humans throughout different times, cultures, and regions acknowledged the existence of a higher power. Despite the fact that humans differ on almost everything, the belief in a higher [...]

2017-12-19T19:18:01+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Allah is Most Forgiving

Say, "O My servants who have transgressed against themselves [by sinning], do not despair of the mercy of Allah . Indeed, Allah forgives all sins. Indeed, it is He who is the Forgiving, the Merciful." (Surah Zumar: 53) In this beautiful verse, God introduces Himself as The Most Forgiving. Often [...]

2017-12-01T00:18:54+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Atheism

By Dr. Laurence Brown “Life’s greatest tragedy is to lose God and not to miss him.” –F.W. Norwood Atheists might assert that they don’t acknowledge the existence of God, but the view of some Christians and all Muslims is that at some level even the confirmed Atheist affirms God’s [...]

2017-12-20T17:45:38+00:00 January 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|

Nature of Suffering

By Aisha Asif Too often when we face some difficulties or experience some sort of loss, we feel sorry for ourselves. We wonder why we are suffering, and what we did to deserve this particular hardship. Some of us who are more self-examining might retrace our steps in an attempt [...]

2017-12-19T19:25:21+00:00 January 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|

I’ll Remember, Insha’Allah

Daliah Merzaban The other day I scheduled a long-overdue appointment for a dental cleaning. I had called a few days in advance and arranged for an early-morning slot so that I could arrive in the office before the workload got too heavy. Leaving my apartment about 35 minutes before [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:29+00:00 December 11th, 2014|Uncategorized|

How Do We Know God Exists?

Dr. Jamal Badawi Even on a very fundamental level we find that throughout history there is a very strange phenomenon that people of different backgrounds, living in so many different parts of the world at different points in time, have always had this strong urge within themselves to look [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:34+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|

The Names and Attributes of Allah

Allah has described Himself in the Quran through His Names and Attributes. Muslims believe that studying these Names and Attributes is one of the most effective ways of strengthening one’s relationship with God. Each Name and Attribute nourishes a kind of consciousness and humility in man and their study [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:36+00:00 October 25th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Moment of Clarity

By Daliah Merzaban When endeavouring to explain to someone how I uncovered my spirituality, I usually say it happened quite suddenly, in a moment of clarity. Throughout my childhood and young adult years, God remained in the background of my consciousness. I believed in Him, and performed some rituals of worship [...]

2017-12-01T00:20:02+00:00 September 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|
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