Loving the Prophet (peace be upon him)

Love is one of the most powerful emotions human beings are blessed with. It draws people together so that they care for each other, show mercy and kindness, and occasionally, even endure hardship for the sake of those they love. The bond of love is present among people to various degrees in the different social [...]

January 4th, 2017|Categories: Islamic Studies|Tags: , |

The rights of Islamic brotherhood

Islamic brotherhood brings with it certain responsibilities and rights. It is important for every Muslim who acts for the sake of Allah to adhere to certain principles that will ensure a meaningful and sustained Islamic brotherhood that will fulfill its desired aims  The following are some of the responsibilities and rights : Each of the [...]

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 [...]

The Da’wah

The Ruling Concerning Da’wah The duty of calling to Allah was passed on from the Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) and the Companions to those who followed them until today. This duty will then be passed on to the next generation of Muslims. Da‘wah is based upon certain principles and established upon pillars which [...]

October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Islamic Studies|Tags: , , , , , , |

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, [...]