Are We Angry for the Right Reasons?

A man slapped a mob boss's wife. The mob boss had the man killed, not because he loves his wife but because how dare...

The Jihad of Jesus

Have Christians not yet made the connection between "the passion of the Christ" and jihad? The idea of striving and suffering for the sake of...

How to Be a Stronger Thinker

One of the things they teach you in academic philosophy is to anticipate the strongest argument of the other side. If you are able...

“I Love Science!” and Other Confusions

When the NASA New Horizons pictures of Pluto were recently published, a lot of people reacted with declarations of, "I LOVE SCIENCE!" and of...

Tempted to Stop Praying

Someone told me that he is in a crisis. He is tempted to stop praying. Why? Because when he prays, he doesn't feel anything....

The Universe Has Two Trillion Galaxies — That Came from Nothing?

All this was not created for naught. Allah creates as He wills. He says it to be and it is! The heavens and the...

Reasons to Never Go to the Masjid

The masajid, imams, Islamic scholars, khatibs, etc., are not there to affirm a social justice narrative. Neither is the masjid there to make sure...

Take What You Can of Ramadan

Allah gives some of us a lot of time for worship in Ramadan and He gives others less time due to their work and...

The Ikhlas of Hate

If you can't get comfortable with people hating you, you will never escape being defined by haters. Just make sure that if you're hated, you're...

Share a Secret with Allah

When you share a good secret with someone, it engenders trust and even love. The longer the secret stays between you two, the greater...