Ikhtilāṭ: A Critical But Neglected Islamic Prohibition

The following is a guest post from Mufti Zameelur Rahman, esteemed scholar and researcher residing in the UK. What is Ikhtilāṭ? As the “human being has been...

The Problem with “Compassionate” Preaching of Islam

Who are the Compassionate Imams? These are some Muslim preachers who claim that it is necessary to present views that are technically incorrect Islamically...

Quranic Inspiration: How to Revive Islam Without Falling Into Deviance

Islam is unique in that it is both rooted and timeless. Sincere revivers are the fighters for this noble cause of Islam. And, "...Allah will...

The Disease Afflicting the Minds of Hadith Rejecters

In medicine, you first and foremost have to treat the source of the problem. Treating symptoms is important as well, but if you don't...

Atheism’s Appalling Persistence Problem

Last July, I ran into Basile, my old high school friend. Basile was a shy man, with little self-confidence, but he was gentle and...

Children’s Fitra: Did the Creation Create Itself?

The 8-year-old is really into Legos, and yesterday he was building a very intricate race car. I sat down next to him to watch at...

The Disgrace of “American Islam” Seen Through the Eyes of a Non-American Muslim

I was at a park yesterday with a couple friends (other homeschooling moms) and our kids. A fellow Muslim woman passed by where we...

These Are Your Role Models, O Muslims!

Two Newsweek magazine covers. The one on the left is from 2012. The one on the right is from 2021. Progress, right? The US media has...

The History of Hadīth Rejection: The Roots of Modernist Deviance

First Instance Amongst the initial fitan that arose in the Muslim Ummah was the fitnah of the Khawārij. This fitnah caused major problems from its...