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Why Is Prophet Moses Mentioned So Often in The Quran?

Short Answer: These very rich experiences can benefit people on various levels: on the leadership level, on the individual level, and on the community level. The similarity between Prophet Moses and Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon them both) is another important reason that necessitates such focus on the story of Moses. ______________________________________ Salam Rasha, Thank you …

Moses Mother - The Story of Reliance on God

Moses' Mother - The Story of Reliance on God

Had the mother of Moses chosen instead to rely on herself or the apparent safety of her own home, her son would have been killed. But by trusting in God, she saved her son and was saved from grief. We know from this story that no matter how impossible it may seem, the promise of God is always true.

The Children of Israel As Mentioned in the Quran

The Children of Israel As Mentioned in the Quran

Why would Allah choose a whole nation of “bad” people to be His special slaves? The fact that Allah made them special proves that there was something special about them. Allah highlights this point in the following verse…

Does Muhammad Fit the Prophecies Mentioned in the Bible?

If we ask any Christian, what does the Holy Bible say about Muhammad? He will tell you that it says “Nothing”. You may ask why nothing? Does not the Holy Bible speak about the rise of Israel, the rise of communism, and even the beast in the book…

How Many Consecutive Days to Fast in Muharram

How Many Consecutive Days to Fast in Muharram?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.  All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: It is recommendable to fast as much of the month of Muharram as one can; particularly the 9th, the 10th and the 11th days of it. Added …

Moses and Al-Khidr: Model of Resolution

Moses and Al-Khidr: Model of Resolution

One of the stylistic tools used by the Glorious Quran to convey its message is narratives (qasas). It occurs in the Quran in different forms and for different purposes. The Quran relates the stories of the previous nations, stories of the prophets, descriptions of certain events, etc. All in all, the objective is clear: It …

'Ashura - The Story and Lessons

The Promise of Allah was true – He made the people of Moses (peace be upon him) victorious over Pharaoh and his army. From this story we see how the truth is victorious, regardless of the size or seeming power of falsehood. Falsehood has its own limited time, but the truth is always victorious.

The Real Lesson from Prophet Moses and Ashura

How did Moses have trust that was this great? It is a combination of lots of things among which are the things that Allah gave him, among the lessons and among the people around him. Importantly and often missed out is the fact that four women shaped his life…

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