A Godless People Obsessed with the Last Day

Burying the truth. For a society that claims not to believe in the Last Day, a lot of modern movies depict the apocalypse, post-apocalyptic destruction,...

Maybe It’s Best to Keep the “Gates of Ijtihad” Closed

There is no problem with the "gates of ijtihad" being opened (assuming they were ever closed). The problem is when the people opening them...

It’s Rude To Talk About God

The tragedy is that you can't talk about God with people nowadays without looking like an alien from another planet. To bring it up is...

The Nature of Iman in the Face of Doubts

"Have you not considered how Allah presents an example, a good word like a good tree, whose root is firmly fixed and its...

Down with Separation of Church and State

Separation of church and state. Coherent idea or no? What is supposed to distinguish civilized countries from uncivilized ones is respect for the rule of...

The Value of Destruction to Modern Islamic Scholarship

My dad has always been a very handy person and loves to take on home projects mashaAllah. When I was young, he would try...

“Educated” People Worship Idols To This Day

We may think that shirk in the form of idol worship is a thing of the past and that modern shirk is limited to...

Does Resisting Temptation Make You Strong or Weak?

Ibn Al-Qayyim said, “Opposing desires will allow the servant to acquire strength in his body, his heart, and his speech. Some of the righteous...

How Did the West Advance Past the East?

The standard academic argument: Europe was an open market of ideas and coupled with intra-European competitive drive and old fashioned ingenuity, this led to...

Mind Control and Evidence for God

When you hear about "mind control," you might envision something from a sci-fi movie. But mind control is easy so long as you ensure...

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The Predefined Roles of the Male and the Female

In the modern world, corrupted as it has gotten with the lies of feminism, we have lost the meaning of the word "woman." We women...

The Bātinī Sects: A History of Aiding Colonizers and the Enemies of Islam

The ‘Bātiniyyah’ is a title and name for many sects that hold blasphemous beliefs, even though outwardly they link themselves to Islām. The Ismā’īliyyah,...

Gay “Conversion Therapy” Banned in France – But Why?

Recently, a new law was voted in France prohibiting so-called "gay conversion therapies." Le Monde: Conversion therapies are a set of practices that aim to change...

Is Your Marriage Plagued with Thoughts of Divorce?

I had an interesting conversation yesterday with my father-in-law. He's Iranian, and he was telling me stories of the old days in Iran, from...

Ismā’īlī Funeral Customs: Bizarre, Paganistic, and Very Expensive

In Islām, death and all the rites of it are a simple matter, in line with the Sunnah of Rasūlullāh sallallāhu ‘alayhi wa sallam....

Monday Memes | Take 60

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No End in Sight for the Yemeni People

This past week, the UN Human Rights Council voted against continuing a probe into possible war crimes in Yemen. While “human rights” as it is...