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...

Misguided Ideology: Javed Ghamidi’s Rejection of Ḥadīth, the Mahdī and Ijmā’

Denial of the Aḥādīth Detailing the Emergence of the Mahdī There are many reports and Aḥādīth detailing the Mahdī and his emergence before the final...

Hadith on Hudud, Corruption, and Equality

Equality is a crucial component of Islamic ethics. But not all notions of "equality" are the same. The modern liberal notion of equality, for...

People Are Useless — Are You?

Narrated `Abdullah bin `Umar: I heard Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) saying, "People are just like camels: out of one hundred, one can hardly find a...

Debunking the Modernist Myth: “Everyone Is Biased”

How can you be sure that your understanding of Islam is not biased by your culture, your upbringing, your environment? First of all, recognize that...

Don’t Be a News Junkie

"Staying informed" has become a virtue but it should be seen as a vice. Your attention is a valuable commodity so don't spend it on...

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 Curse of Allah Upon…

It was narrated that 'Amir bin Wathilah said: A man asked Ali: "Did the Messenger of Allah used to tell you anything in secret that...

Hillary Ushering in the Apocalypse

Back in 2008, there were some American Muslims who were hoping Hillary Clinton would become president because of the hadith "lan yufliha qawmun..." thinking...

Fulfilling Our Promise to Our Lord

How can a person be committed to "la ilaha illa Allah" and not maintain the five prayers? How can a person testify that "there...