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Humor in Muslim Heritage

Humor in Muslim Heritage

Did you hear the one about the Priest, the Rabbi, and the Imam who walked in to a bar? Of course not! Imams don’t drink. Bad jokes aside, most of the non-Muslim world imagines that Muslims live humorless and austere lives, never even cracking a smile.

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The Story of Prophet Lot

The Story of Prophet Lot

The sinful actions of Prophet Lot's people saddened his heart. Their abominable reputation spread throughout the land, while he continued to struggle against them. As the years passed, he persisted in his mission, but to no avail. No one responded to his call and believed except for the members of his family...

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Why will Jesus Return?

Why will Jesus Return?

Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) informed us of a large number events that would unfold in the future. Some of these have already taken place while the others are still to happen. Among the prophecies that have yet to manifest themselves are those relating to the major signs of the Last Days.

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What Would Jesus Do?

What Would Jesus Do?

Just as Muslims do, Christians have a great respect for Jesus. In fact, it is Jesus who is at the heart of their faith. The accounts of the life of Jesus given by the four gospel writers chosen by the early Church differ in many ways from what the Quran says about Jesus.

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Why Life after Death?

Why Life after Death?

A person’s views in regard to life after death have a decisive influence upon his moral conduct in this world. The direction of every step that he takes in his practical life will depend upon whether he treats this worldly life as the first and last stage of life...

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Get to Know Surat At-Tahrim – With Brother Nouman

Get to Know Surat At-Tahrim – With Brother Nouman

This surah is very unique. It’s got stories that are not mentioned anywhere else, and references and subject matters that have not been combined in a way that have been combined in this very brief 12 ayah surah. I will start by giving you an illustration of how things are organized inside this surah that helps us appreciate the subject matter.

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How Did Black Magic Start? – The Story

How Did Black Magic Start? – The Story

Two angels called Harut and Marut came down to the city of Babylon (Iraq) which it is said to be the most ancient city, there was no city before Babylon, the first real civilization was babylon. So we are going back pre Prophet Ibrahim, we’re going back to the earliest of times, way before Moses and Solomon… so Allah is telling us when did magic begin.

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6 Miracles of Jesus in the Quran

6 Miracles of Jesus in the Quran

Jesus in the Quran holds one of the highest statures amongst the Prophets. Unlike other Prophets who performed miracles, Jesus himself was a miracle, as he was born of a virgin mother, and God describes him and his mother Mary as such: {…and We made her (Mary) and her son (Jesus) a sign for the worlds.} (Quran 21:91)

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Who Are the Angels?

Who Are the Angels?

The angels can change their shapes and transform themselves by the order and will of Allah. They may take the shape of men, like when Allah sent Jibreel (Gabriel) to Maryam (Mary, mother of Jesus Christ (peace be upon him)) or when He sent Jibreel...

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