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What Do You Know About Angel Gabriel?

What Do You Know About Angel Gabriel?

The Angel Gabriel is considered the most important of all the angels in Islam. In the Quran, the angel is called Jibreel or the Holy Spirit. The Angel Jibreel’s main responsibility is to communicate the Words of Allah to His prophets. It is Jibreel who revealed the Quran to the Prophet Muhammad.

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Angel Gabriel: Between Christianity and Islam

Short Answer: Muslims believe that Gabriel is an angel God created, not the third person in a Trinity. He once appeared in human form in front of a group of Muslims, and asked Prophet Muhammad a number of questions about Islam. ______________________________________ Salam (Peace) Dear Brother, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About …

Angel Gabriel Asks Prophet Muhammad About Faith

Angel Gabriel Asks Prophet Muhammad About Faith

One of the important and famous hadiths in the Sunnah is the hadith of Gabriel (peace be upon him). In this hadith, `Umar ibn Al-Khattab (may Allah be pleased with him) recounts an interesting incident:  An unknown man approached the Prophet and asked the Prophet a number of questions. Interestingly, he confirmed the answers as …

How Do We Know The Revelation Is Credible? Part 1

Salam Amina, Thank you for your question.  Please find part one of the answer to your question below. Find the second and final part at the link here. Muhammad Asad wrote that all religions, not only Islam, rely on the fact that: only a small segment of reality is open to man’s perception and imagination, …

How Do We Know The Revelation Is Credible? Part 2

Salam Amina, Thank you for your question.  Please find the second and final part of the answer to your question below. Find the first part at the link here. During the 23 years from the revelation of the first verses (recorded in Surat Al-`Alaq 96:1-5), the Quran was revealed to the Prophet in stages. There …

The Holy Spirit in Islam and Christianity

The evidence for Gabriel being “the Holy Spirit” is the frequent reference to him that it is he who brought down the Quran to Prophet Muhammad and that it is he who supports him along with the other prophets. Such are some of the qualities of the Holy…

What Really Happened Up There?

I raised my head up to the sky and I saw Gabriel in the image of a man with his feet next to one another up on the horizon. He said again: ‘Muhammad, you are the Messenger of God and I am Gabriel.’ I stood in my place looking up at him; he distracted me from my intention. I was standing there unable to move.



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