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Jesus in the Bible and the Quran

Jesus in the Bible and the Quran

Jesus is an important figure in Islam. The big and insurmountable difference between Jesus in Islam and Jesus in Christianity is the fact that in Islam Jesus is a human being, a man, no more and no less. He is a prophet and messenger from God, he is not a god…

Banning Hijab in Canada

Banning Hijab in Canada

During the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, I remember the stories emanating from France of young Muslim schoolgirls expelled for wearing the Hijab. While many of the young sisters were permitted to return to school wearing the Hijab, wider questions had been raised.

3 Quran Stories to Help You Overcome Demotivation

3 Quran Stories to Help You Overcome Demotivation

You will make mistakes and fail over and over. But do not lose sight of your goals and the Pleasure of the One you are trying to attain through your efforts. Stay on top of things by turning to Allah first to rescue you from your sea of demotivation. Then keep…

Lessons From 6 Women's Stories in the Quran

Lessons From 6 Women's Stories in the Quran

The approximate number of women to have been mentioned in the Holy Quran is twenty-four. In His book, Allah (SWT) talks about pious women who dedicated their lives to Allah (SWT) and submitted to Him wholeheartedly so people from every time and era, can look upon them and learn from their exemplary characters.

Biblical Figures Reimagined - Moses' Full Story

Biblical Figures Reimagined - Moses' Full Story

Any account of Moses’ life is filled with lessons and guidance for all of humankind. The lessons in Quran however are not only in the story that Judaism and Christianity call the Exodus but begin when he was a newborn baby.

The Profitable Sale (Hijrah Story)

This Companion Abandoned Everything for Hijrah

{Of the believers are men who are true to that which they covenanted with Allah. Some of them have paid their vow by death (in battle), and some of them still are waiting; and they have not altered in the least.} (Al-Ahzab 33:23) In these modern times of sophisticated technology, people have a real need …

My Holiday Experience in Tunisia - 5 Things I Enjoyed

My Holiday Experience in Tunisia - 5 Things I Enjoyed

Whilst in the hotel we booked many excursions to get the full experience in Tunisia. The funniest by far was the camel excursion. On purchasing the trip we were told you have time with the camels and all your food and drink is included in the price.

Ammar's Heart & Omar's Shirt: Why Faith Matters

Ammar's Heart & Omar's Shirt: Why Faith Matters

Imam Omar Suleiman recounts in this video two stories that both show how and why faith matters. Suffering horrible torture, Ammar had to speak ill of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him). We follow the conversation between him and the Prophet on this incident. What about the Omar’s shirt? How does it relate to iman? …

Allah Gives Without Account - 3 Stories from the Quran

Allah Gives Without Account - 3 Stories from the Quran

It is evident in the examples in the Quran that, when you ask something from Allah, He gives you not just that thing, but better. One has only to watch the events of one’s past on playback mode to realize the difference between our wish and Allah’s Will, and to find out which is better.



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