The Anthropomorphism of Evolution

"DNA stores information at a density per unit volume exceeding any other known medium, from hard disks to quantum holography. It’s so dense that...

The Face of Riba — How to Lose God

"During an interview at a bar a few months earlier, I’d asked Zeines about his conscience. He said he didn’t see a problem with...

Fish Worship

The fish choruses are detected around sunrise and sunset. "The seven heavens and the earth and all that is therein, glorify Him and there is...

Violence in the Bible vs. the Quran

Here is a viral video where random people are read violent verses and told that they were from the Quran but in reality, the...

The Reality of Baraka

Baraka is a reality. Don't let the materialistic assumptions of the modern world infect your thinking and how you live your day to day life....

When Allah Calls You

"And when My servants ask you, , concerning Me - indeed I am near. I respond to the invocation of the supplicant when he...

How “Progressive” Muslims Get Their Foot in the Door

Are we willing to defend Islamic values and the Islamic tradition against those who wish to see it destroyed? If so, we need to...

The Prophet Himself -s- Censures “Quran-Only” Muslims

Narrated Al-Miqdam bin Ma'dikarib: that the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said: "Lo! Soon a Hadith from me will be conveyed to a man, while...

The Arrogance of Ignorance

Appreciating Knowledge (even when you lack it) I remember when I was an undergraduate at Harvard a decade ago, I first learned about the qira'at,...

Don’t Be a Literalist About Human Rights!

"Who says a scholar, mufassir of the Quran like Tabari knows more about what the Quran means and understands more of it than anyone...

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Freedom of thought is something all people assume they have by default. No one thinks his thoughts are not his own. In reality, the...

Monday Memes| Take 28

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The Outlandish Beliefs of Atheists and Naturalists

Anything except God. Naturalists and atheists will propose any theory no matter how outlandish to avoid having to admit the existence of God. Is the universe...

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Amazing hadith for us: The Prophet ﷺ said: "Let him who hears of the Dajjal (Antichrist) go far from him for I swear by Allah...

Monday Memes | Take 27

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Is Islamic Gender Separation a Sign of Backwardness?

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The “Open Minded” Fallacy and How It’s Used to Attack Islam

Having an "open mind" is not a virtue in and of itself. An open mind is only valuable in the situation where one does...