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From Rabbi to Sheikh (Story)

From Rabbi to Sheikh (Story)

A beautiful and inspiring story of a Rabbi who lived in Madinah during the time of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him). `Abdullah ibn Salam (may Allah be pleased with him) was an esteemed Jewish scholar who had a high status among his Jewish community. He knew that a Prophet was due to …

I Forgive Those Who Hurt Me

I Forgive Those Who Hurt Me - An Inspiring Story

The Prophet’s exemplary character and his personal example left a deep impression on his companions. No one exemplified the gentleness and the generosity of the Prophet in life more than his closest companion, Abu Bakr Al-Siddiq.

Remembering My First Summer as a New Muslim

Remembering My First Summer as a New Muslim

I remember my first summer as a Muslim. It wasn’t that long after I converted, and I was barely into the transition phase. I knew that hijab is obligatory, but I was definitely not ready to tell my family and the world what I had just recently discovered myself.

I Wondered why Muslims are Proud

I Wondered Why Muslims Are So Proud

I was always curious why Muslims are so proud that they are Muslims. I was Catholic, a good one, but I always had doubts and I didn’t agree with some parts of my religion…

The Story of Prophet Jacob

The Story of Prophet Jacob in the Quran

The story of Jacob is short and most of what we know is contained in the story of his most beloved son Joseph. Jacob is remembered for his great strength of character, his complete submission to the will of God and his firm and unwavering faith.

The Story of Prophet Abraham in the Bible and the Quran

The Story of Prophet Abraham in the Bible and the Quran

The Islamic Abraham is completely devoted to God. He does not question His commandments, he has two wives who have equal status, and he does not banish his eldest son. Abraham leaves Hajar and Ishmael in the sacred valley that will one day be known…

Islam Showed Me That I Could Be Good Too

Islam taught me that people could be good. And Islam showed me that I could be good too. And that holding out for good things in your life and saying no to these bad choices, or these bad opportunities is worth it. That is important to do that. So that’s why I love to be a Muslim. And that’s why I chose Islam.

Allah Made Me Funny - Preacher Moss

Allah Made Me Funny - Preacher Moss

Growing into Islam was a struggle in itself, especially as Preacher delved further into his love of comedy and became a part of the entertainment industry. With Hollywood calling him, Preacher quit teaching, gave his retirement money to his mother, and left to pursue his comedic dreams.

Fasting Ramadan Made Me Feel Spiritually High

Fasting Ramadan Made Me Feel Spiritually High

After I completed fasting, I was surprised at the effect that it had on me. In a western society, we don’t choose to deprive ourselves of things, and you go through these days of intentionally not eating during the day, when everything around you is telling you to eat and drink, it was quite an inspiring thing for me.

The Story of the Quran

The Quran is full of wisdom. It is full of the wonder and glory of God, and a testament to His mercy and justice. It is not a history book, a storybook, or a scientific textbook, although it contains all of those genres. The Quran is God’s greatest gift to humanity – it is a book like no other…



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