Providing for Daughters is the Cornerstone of Society

Daughters are always to be provided for. That is the cornerstone of a healthy society. As soon as daughters are left to fend for...

The Inconsistency of Quran-Only Muslims

Following the sunnah is itself sunnah since the Prophet (s) himself followed the sunnah of past prophets in certain situations. The Prophet (s) didn't say...

Loving the Needy

The Prophet ﷺ commanded us to love the needy. Not just to care for them, not just to be kind to them, not just to...

The Prophet Did Not Make Predictions

Language note: saying that the Prophet ﷺ "made predictions" is not the best phraseology. According to the most common connotation of the word "prediction,"...

The Power of the Prophet’s Character

Think about it: The moral character and behavior of the Prophet ﷺ was so exemplary, so profound, so impeccable that people can just read...

The Clear Response to “Quran-Only” Muslims

The student asked his shaykh: "What is the best response to those 'Quran-only' Muslims who reject hadith?" The color drained from the shaykh's face as...

Proof of Prophethood

You meet some Muslims, some ulama where you are just floored by their character. Their character is a sign and being in their presence...

The Foolishness of “Quran-Only” Muslims

The absurdity of "Quran-only" Muslims. If they had been living with the Prophet (s), would they have told him, "Tell us what the Quran...

Amazing Hadith: Putting Dunya in Perspective

Whenever the disease of dunya starts to make you feverish, this hadith from the Messenger of Allah (s) is the perfect antidote: “The one...

Looking Down on the Secularly Uneducated

Why would Muslims look down on the illiterate and those without formal secular education when our Messenger ﷺ was unlettered yet was at the...

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The Fallacy of “Don’t Judge!” in Islam

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