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Prophet Moses

Finding Mercy in Catastrophes with Prophet Moses?

Short Answer: Prophet Moses had sought a man who had been given mercy and knowledge from God. All of the situations that seemed to be major catastrophes, were in fact carrying mercy from God. Sometimes we only judge matters by our shortsightedness, but God being The All-Knowing, The Knower of The Seen and The Unseen, knows …

Convince

How to Convince a Non-Muslim that God is Merciful?

Short Answer: Everything happens for a reason. Only God fully understands why things happen the way they do, but if we have firm belief and try to remain positive, God will help us through the difficult times and grant us ease eventually. Your friend had a wonderful daughter that he loved very much. Tell your friend …

Allah's Mercy and a World Full of Dangers

Allah's Mercy and a World Full of Dangers

Of the 99 beautiful names of Allah, it is Ar-Rahman and Ar-Rahim that we use most frequently in our prayers and du`aa’. Ar-Rahman and Ar-Rahim are both derived from the same Arabic root word, rahma, meaning “mercy, compassion.” Pickthall translates Ar-Rahman, Ar-Rahim as “the Beneficent, the Merciful,” and Yusuf Ali says “the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.” …

Why Does Allah Punish People If He Is the All-Merciful?

Why Does Allah Punish People If He Is the All-Merciful?

Why does Allah punish people? Why is He not merciful to each and every person? Allah Subhanahu wa ta`ala  is indeed the all merciful. It is one of His numerous attributes. And there is reason and wisdom behind His punishment. Join Dr. Yasir Qadhi to know more in this short, illuminating video. More from Dr. Yasir Qadhi: …

Being Thankful to Allah…Why It Matters

Being Thankful to Allah…Why It Matters

Each day in our salah, we repeatedly make one humble request to Allah, our Creator and Sustainer: {Guide us the Straight Way.} (Al-Fatihah 1:4) It is only by seeking and staying on the Straight Way, that we can ever hope to attain true salvation and success. What then must we do to ensure that Allah …

Surat Maryam: A Family's Source of Spirituality

Surat Maryam: A Family's Source of Spirituality

Getting married, having a family, raising cute children are all beautiful and natural instincts that Allah has put inside us. In Surat Maryam, this tendency is discussed  while adding the spiritual dimension to the father-son relation. What is your real intention behind marriage and having children? Did you plan for your children’s hereafter, as well as …

Take a Minute to Think This Ramadan

Take a Minute to Think This Ramadan

Jarir (may Allah be pleased with him) reported that the Prophet said, “Allah does not show mercy to whoever does not show mercy to people.” (Al-Bukhari) Maybe we have all heard this hadith at some time, but it is really something to think about during the blessed month of Ramadan. One of the reasons we …

3 Signs of the Ultimate Mercy of Allah

3 Signs of Allah's Mercy to His Creation

The Mercy of Allah is that ethereal quality that also embodies gentleness, care, consideration, love and forgiveness. When these qualities are observable in this world, they are a mere reflection of Allah’s mercy towards His creation.

Can God Forgive

How Can God Forgive Without a Payment?

Short Answer: God is merciful and at the same time He’s just. If we err against other human beings, we have to repair that wrong ourselves.  If we commit a sin against God, then it’s within God’s prerogative to just simply forgive us. He does not require payment from anyone. _____________________________________ Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam …

Mercy Stories in the Prophet's Life (20+ Hadiths)

Mercy Stories in the Prophet's Life (20+ Hadiths)

Can you define the whole message of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) in one word? The best to do that, of course, is the One Who sent the message and Who chose the Messenger. In the Qur’an, Allah Almighty makes this brief yet crystal-clear statement: {And We have not sent you, [O …



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