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Reverts Love for Prophet Muhammad

How Can Reverts Love the Prophet Muhammad?

I firmly believe that the love a born Muslim feels for Prophet Muhammad is vastly different to that which a revert feels, at least at the beginning of their journey as a Muslim. Born Muslims are born into a faith and a family that heavily and rightly so encourages…

7 Challenges UK Revert Sisters Face

7 Challenges UK Revert Sisters Face

One of the biggest challenges that nearly every sister faces is how to break the news to their families that they have accepted Islam. Especially now, with all the bad press that Islam and Muslims are getting, most converts anticipate a rocky ride when they tell their families.

Does Making Shahadah Need Witnesses

New Muslims: Does Making Shahadah Need Witnesses?

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: Making Shahadah in presence of witnesses is not an essential condition, though it is preferable to put the official arrangements in order. Islam, as a matter of fact, lays …

Reverts - Things to Know Before Going to Hajj

Reverts - Things to Know Before Going to Hajj

It can be confusing for a new revert to Islam to perform Hajj. Traveling to Saudi Arabia and, most likely, not being able to speak the Arabic language is the first stumbling block. However, don’t let this hold you back. Allah judges each soul by its intention…

A Revert: I'm Not Muslim in Her Eyes

A Revert: I'm Not Muslim in Her Eyes

In this counseling answer: • All good is rewarded by Allah (swt), so why are you confusing people with Allah (swt)? • Take strength from you good deeds and all your efforts. As-Salamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh my sister, You are a good example to all Muslim women, whether they are born Muslim or revert to Islam. …

Why Choose Islam?

Four Muslim converts explain why they have chosen Islam over any other religion. Their reasons stem from women, faith, Islamic way of life and God.

Power of the Quran – Changing Hearts and Minds

The Power of the Quran in Changing Hearts and Minds

I, personally, felt this pull when I was a young Christian mother grappling with the tragic death of my grandmother. On the same night I heard the heartbreaking news; I grieved in the darkness of my bedroom and had no idea how to cope with the loss. Suddenly, I felt this intense urge…

When You Find Converting to Islam is Not What You Expect

When Converting to Islam is Not What You Expected

For many new Muslims, and newly practicing Muslims, it is a really hard blow when all that expectation, all that they had heard about Islam seems nearly non-existent in reality. So what should be done?

Surrender to God

How Do I Surrender to God?

Short Answer:  There is an inspiring verse in the Quran known as the verse of The Throne. When you understand the meaning of this verse, it will help you to surrender to Almighty God who created all things. Also remember that we are truly submitting to Him when we prostrate ourselves to Him in prayer. …



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