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10 Great Lessons We Learn From Jesus

10 Great Lessons We Learn From Jesus

Jesus (peace be upon him) was among the five greatest messengers sent to humanity- collectively called the Ulul’ Azm. He was the last messenger before our Messenger Muhammad (peace be upon him). According to Imam As-Suyuti, he is also counted as the…

Muslims Love Jesus Too! That's What Made Me Love Islam

Muslims Love Jesus Too! That's What Made Me Love Islam

As a young Christian girl growing up, I struggled with Jesus’ role in the faith of my parents. Ultimately, it was my quest to understand his role that led me to the religion of Islam. I still remember sitting in the living room with my mother as a child and…

Surviving Christmas as a New Muslim

Surviving Christmas as a New Muslim

Many family members treat a new Muslim’s refusal to celebrate Christmas as a betrayal or negation of the family as a whole. For a new Muslim, you must put your foot down with kindness and firmness. You can explain your new beliefs and why you no longer celebrate Christmas…

2 Lessons We Learn from Mary, Mother of Jesus

2 Lessons We Learn from Mary, Mother of Jesus

Mary was filled with trust in Allah and saw Him at work in all things. This is what we are all called to do as Muslims. Like Mary, we are called to trust in Allah and see His work in all creation. Her true “submission” to God’s will…

Not Celebrating Christmas… Do Muslims Really Love Jesus?

Not Celebrating Christmas… Do Muslims Really Love Jesus?

Why are Muslims not celebrating Christmas? How do Muslims view Jesus (peace and blessings be upon him) and his mother Mary? If they truly love them, then why do not they participate in Christmas celebrations? Is that a manifestation of intolerance and harshness to non-Muslims? In this talk, Sheikh Dr. Yasir Qadhi explains the Islamic …

Christmas - Is it Time to Celebrate?

Christmas - Is it Time to Celebrate?

More than 2 billion Christians on earth commemorate Christmas on 25th, December as the birth of Jesus (peace be upon him)… Two verses from the Quran and Bible show that the birth of Jesus was in mid-summer not in winter Solstices.

Stories of the Prophets: "I Am the Slave of Allah," Jesus (PBUH) Said

"I Am the Slave of Allah," Jesus (PBUH) Said

Prophet Jesus (peace be upon him) spoke his first words as an infant and said, “Indeed, I am the slave of Allah.” With this first statement, he rejected every claim others would wrongly ascribe to him in the future (that he is the son of God). Join Sheikh Abdul Nasir Jangda in this part of the …

Story of Mary - The Striking Similarity in Bible and Quran

Story of Mary - The Striking Similarity in Bible and Quran

Mary was given revelation in the form of a great human being. Mary (PBUH) was given a blessed son who was created by God without a father. She was a virgin at the time of Jesus’ birth. And she herself was a model of human behavior. Both Islam and Christianity hold these characteristics of Mary to be true.

Here Is How Maryam's Life Inspired Me... It Can Inspire You Too

Here Is How Maryam's Life Inspired Me... It Can Inspire You Too

As a Muslim woman, I have been inspired and learned many lessons from Maryam’s life. Mentioned in the Qur’an frequently, her life story inspired me as a young girl growing up in a non-Muslim country. It has continued to do so many years later. First Impression I was around 6 years old when my youngest …

We Are Women Of God

We Are Women of God

These two incidents made me ponder. I was recognized as a woman of God because I covered. People thought I was a Christian nun. That made me feel really proud and happy that people recognized me as a woman close to God. But at the same time, it made…



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