Messengers and Prophets

The difference between a Messenger and a Prophet? There are similarities and differences between messengers (rusul) and prophets (anbiyaa): They were all men. They were all trustworthy and honest. They all had the same mission: to spread the concept of tawheed. They all carried out their missions successfully. The differences between messengers and prophets are [...]

Mus’ab ibn ‘Umair

Mus'ab ibn 'Umair The First Envoy of Islam . . . Historians and narrators describe Mus'ab ibn 'Umair (son of 'Umair) as the most charming of the Makkans, the most handsome and youthful, the flower of the Quraish! He was born and brought up in wealth, grew up with its luxuries, [...]