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Jesus as Mentioned in the Quran

Jesus as Mentioned in the Quran

Not only did Jesus have a miraculous birth, but the Quran also tells us that he was born of a virgin mother and that he spoke in the cradle, that he performed miracles, and that he did not die on the cross, nor was he raised back to life after three days...

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Why Should You Avoid Eating Pork?

Why Should You Avoid Eating Pork?

Pigs often live in the small spaces and fetid conditions that exist in many modern factory farms and studies are revealing that pigs frequently harbor antibiotic resistant staph bacteria. This drug resistant bacterium is now entering our food supply and recent investigations in the United States of America ...

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Why is Pork Forbidden in Islam?

Why is Pork Forbidden in Islam?

One might wonder what harm could come from pork, a product eaten in many parts of the world, and the fact that pork contains parasites and diseases harmful to man may spring to mind as a justifiable reason for abstaining. However, when analysing why Muslims are forbidden to eat pork, this becomes a secondary reason.

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Get to Know Surah Ar-Rahman – With Brother Nouman

Get to Know Surah Ar-Rahman – With Brother Nouman

In this surah, Allah (SWT) addresses both human beings and the jinn. That is something unique which Allah does in this surah, and throughout the surah everything is in pairs. Just like a pair of species are being talked to (human beings and jinn), Jannahs are in pairs, so He talks about them twice, He talks about gardens twice,…

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What is Islam?

What is Islam?

Islam is a universal meaning not bound to any group of people, nor even to any particular figure or event in history. It is another word for true religion itself, and is the direct relationship between any worshipper — human, animal or even inanimate — and the only Being worthy of worship: Allah.

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Islam: What’s in a Name?

Islam: What’s in a Name?

The goal is not to "make the world submit", as some misunderstand, but to invite each soul to its own willful surrender to the Creator alone, not to any human force or worldly desire. This is the true source of inner and outer peace, and is the most liberating concept ever taught to humanity.

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Reinterpreting Prosperity and Hardship

Reinterpreting Prosperity and Hardship

We may live in this world, and have all the goods and possessions of deception that anyone could dream of, but have completely failed at the object of our existence. And if the object of our existence is, as Allah tells us, only to serve Him, then it would follow that only that which brought us closer to that end...

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More Signs of Allah’s Mercy

More Signs of Allah’s Mercy

Falling into error, realizing the mistake, and seeking Allah’s forgiveness whilst hoping for His mercy, is spiritual growth that develops a person’s love for Allah. Allah loves those who constantly turn to Him seeking forgiveness.

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