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Who Taught Prophet Muhammad

Who Taught Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)?

Who Taught Prophet Muhammad the Quran? This is the question that Sheikh Sohaib Saeed addresses in this episode of the Eternal Challenge series. He refutes allegations that some clergymen taught the Prophet or that he quoted from previous scriptures. The video also discusses prophecies in the Quran. Prophecy is foretold news about any future event. It …

Concept of People of the Book in Islam

Concept of People of the Book in Islam

We sometimes tend to use expressions at a general level without paying attention to their religious, or social boundaries. As generality generates ambiguity, this article will explore the meaning of the term ‘People of the Book’, highlighting its origins in the Qur’an and discussing, in brief, the usage and themes associated with it in the …

How Did The People of The Book Change Their Books?

Salam, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your interesting question. In fact, your question arises out of a misreading of the verse quoted: “None can change His words”. We need to read the previous verse also along with this verse to understand the context: {Say: “Shall I seek for judge other than Allah. – …

Christian Girl

Can I Marry Christian Girl Intending to Convert?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi 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. Dear brother, thank you for your question that shows your interest to be stick to Islam’s rulings in your prospective marital life. Generally …

Can We Give Zakah to Non-Muslims?

Can We Give Zakah to Non-Muslims?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi 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. Dear brother in Islam, we would like to thank you for showing keenness on knowing the teachings of Islam, and we appreciate the …

Are All non-Muslims Really Disbelievers?

Asalamu Alaikum Sadaf, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. InshaAllah, I shall try to answer your questions as sincerely and clearly as I can. The Holy Quran uses the word “Islam” in three different senses: 1-One signifies the submission of the whole of creation to the Creator, as expressed in the following verse: …

Using the Bible as Toilet Paper

Using the Bible as Toilet Paper: Permissible?

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. Dear questioner, we would like to thank you for the great confidence you place in us, and we implore Allah Almighty to help us serve His cause and …

Who Are The Sabians in The Quran?

Salam (Peace) David, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. The verse you have quoted is: {Verily, those who believe and those who are Jews and Christians, and Sabians [wal-sabi’een], whoever believes in Allah and the Last Day and does righteous deeds shall have their reward with their Lord, on them shall be no …

Why Do We Respect The People of The Book?

Asalamu Alaikum Abdul Rahman, Thank you very much for your question. It is true that all the prophets of Allah preached the same religion and all their followers were originally Muslims (those who submit their will to God’s will). And it is also true that after the times of the prophets of the past, most …

Can Muslims Respect Christians?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Safiyyah Ally: OK, Dr. Shabir Ally, here is a question from a Christian. He said: “I’ve heard that Muslims must respect Jews and Christians as People the Book. Yet, I’ve also heard that the …



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