Salvation Through Listening and Reasoning

We can save ourselves from the fire by listening or reasoning. Two paths that lead to submission and submission leads to salvation. Surat al-Mulk: It almost...

Veggies Instead of Meat

Early in our marriage, my wife would often encourage me to eat more vegetables. She would tell me that it's healthy, part of a...

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...

Not Satisfied with Islam?

To those who are not satisfied with their religion and seek to "reform" it to their liking: "And if you turn away, He will replace...

The Earth is Spacious

يَا عِبَادِيَ الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا إِنَّ أَرْضِي وَاسِعَةٌ فَإِيَّايَ فَاعْبُدُونِ "O My servants who have believed, indeed My earth is spacious, so worship only Me."   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1794227240795990

Islam and Science in Conflict: Describing Reality

What do we make of all the verses and ahadith that seem to imply that the earth is flat or that the earth does...

There is No Practical Purpose for the Hijab

Person A: I am done with seat-belts. They're a waste of time. Person B: What? Are you crazy?! A: Not at all. Wearing a seat-belt is...

Addressing Doubts with Ihsan

When it comes to a person's faith, questions that a person might have about the faith that remain unanswered have the potential to become...

Jibril, the Sublime Archangel

Meditate on Jibril/Gabriel, the archangel, one of the greatest, noblest, most powerful, most sublime beings in Creation and servants of the Almighty and let...

The Mentality of Disbelief

Look at how Allah describes the mentality of disbelief in the Quran and how closely it resembles what we hear from atheists and others...

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