Only Tyrants Want to Replace Sharia with Religious Freedom

The Sharia was and is the source of so much justice and mercy. Only tyrants want to do away with it. ______________________________ This essay from Mark...

Why I Am Not a Feminist

Muslims have committed acts of terror. They have murdered and bombed and caused all manner of heinous death and destruction. Western political groups have...

The Fallacy of “Don’t Judge Me”

Correct Idea: We all sin, therefore no one can judge another person. Correct Interpretation: I am a sinner, therefore I have no right to assume...

What Children Are Missing Today

There is practical parenting advice in this article. But there is also a point of theological relevance. "And that's the paradox of discipline. It's as...

Riba: Bad for Akhira AND Dunya

In considering whether to take on interest-bearing (i.e., ribawi) loans to fund education, Muslim students often think of it as a personal moral decision....

Women File for Divorce More Than Men

There is only one purported explanation considered in the article: women are more sensitive than men and react to difficulties in marriage by wanting...

American Muslims Orgs Misusing Zakah

This is really an eye-opening article from Ahmed Shaikh on how some Muslim orgs use zakat funds. If you are paying your annual zakat...

The History of Hijab

This is great survey of some of the head covering practices of the past, looking at both religious and non-religious examples. Sometimes living in a...

Are You More Moral Than the Prophet?

"Are you more morally mature than the Prophet of God ﷺ? No you’re not. I’ll answer the question for you.” Look at this man defending...

Religious Freedom Means Sell Pork or Get Out

This is perfectly consistent with liberal conceptions of religious freedom, even as it is understood in America. After all, if the secular state can...

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Over the past few days, we have seen one of those rare occasions when American Muslim figures and institutions publicly attack each other. Unfortunate...

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When American Muslims, like Jonathan Brown, loudly encourage the Muslim community to support LGBT rights in the US context, the question arises: Should Muslims...

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Reconciling Faith and Evolutionary Science: Understanding Ensoulment

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Muslim Activists Push Toxic Feminism: The War Against Motherhood

Many Muslim young women living in the modern world are lost when it comes to the marriage versus career question. They wander along with...