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Fiancé Cannot Accept My Sinful Past

Fiancé Cannot Accept My Sinful Past

In this counseling answer: • Since Allah has covered a person’s sins, it is not anyone’s business to seek to lift Allah’s cover of confidentiality. • Point out that if Allah has provided the provision for your forgiveness by Him the Almighty, why does he feel that he is in a position to place himself …

Don't Let Your Past Haunt You - Seek His Forgiveness

Don't Let Your Past Haunt You - Seek His Forgiveness

Don’t let your past haunt you. You need to smile at the fact that you have a Lord who is absolutely merciful. Your past is your past, that’s exactly what it is; it’s not your present, it’s not going to be your future. So if there is a bad habit or something you did in the past, it’s gone, it’s over.

A New Convert: Shall I Expose My Past to My Spouse?

A New Convert: Shall I Expose My Past to My Spouse?

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. In this fatwa: You should not disclose your past sins to your husband. Since Allah has covered a person’s sins, it is not …

Should I Tell My Boyfriend About My Sinful Past?

Should I Tell My Boyfriend About My Sinful Past?

In this counseling answer: “You are starting a new life in Islam. I would suggest that you surround yourself with righteous Muslim sisters and continue to focus on your relationship with Allah as well as continuing to build yourself up in Islam. Allah loves you, sister, but Shaitan would love to see you fall again …

Let Your Past Make You Better - Not Bitter

Let Your Past Make You Better - Not Bitter

Holding onto bitterness brews anger and frustration… When we love one another like Allah loves us, despite hardships we encounter, we can find a way to release the bitterness and attain “betterness”.

My Wife's Past Frustrates Me

My Wife's Past Frustrates Me

Answer: Wa ‘Alaikum Salaam, Thank you for reaching out to us to try to help you solve your problems. One, you asked “what might be the reason for her confessions on the first hand?” People do things for many reasons, and many combinations of reasons. However, you seem to be implying that she had a …

Dealing with The Spouse's Past

Dealing with The Spouse's Past

In this counseling answer: “Understand that if Allah (swt) forgives your husband for his past, then you should as well.Remember how Allah (swt) is compassionate and merciful towards us.Your husband certainly deserves your compassion and mercy, too. Forgive” Wa ’Alaykum Salamsister, Thank you for writing us. Kindly pass the following answer to your friend,in sha’ …

My Newly Wife's Past Bothers Me

My Newly Wife's Past Bothers Me

Answer: As-Salamu ‘Alaykum brother, AsI am not an Islamic Scholar, I can only advice you from a relationship perspective. However, AboutIslam’s scholar suggestsnot uncovering what Allah has already chosen to cover for you.If He Most High has covered your past sins, it is not right that you should bring it up to your future spouse. …

Bygones Are Bygones...Today Is All You Have

Bygones Are Bygones...Today Is All You Have

The greatest expectation and the ultimate hope of all people in this world is to lead a happy easy life. Indeed, seeking happiness has occupied most of the philosophers’ and thinkers’ minds but, actually, very few are those who have reached this happiness and achieved comfort in life. Therefore, this is a good recipe for …

A Perfectionist: How to Deal with an Imperfect Past?

A Perfectionist: How to Deal with an Imperfect Past?

Answer: As-Salamu ‘Alaikum, I completely understand where you are coming from. Academic success and perfectionism is extremely important to high achieving students such as yourself. However, you must understand that as Muslims, we must believe in the divine decree of Allah (swt). We are never truly in control of everything that goes on in our …



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