Category Archives: Islam

Is God Merciful?

  By Hamza Andreas Tzortzis. God’s wisdom is unbounded, whereas we have limited wisdom and knowledge. God’s wisdom does not contradict other aspects of His nature, such as His goodness. So, evil and suffering are ultimately part of a Divine purpose. When I was a child, my parents would always chide me for trying to […]

The Inimitability of the Qur’anic Rhetorical Style Part 2.

By Dr. Nabil A Haroon Source : Qu’ran, The Miracle of Islam Chapter 2 3/4   The Inimitability of the Qur’anic Narratives  1        The unity of their objectives to achieve three aims: Proving both the Revelation and prophethood, providing admonition and lessons, and emphasizing the unity of the heavenly messages. 2        The eloquence of mentioning only the details […]

The Inimitability of the Qur’anic Rhetorical Style Part1.

By Dr. Nabil A Haroon Source : Qu’ran, The Miracle of Islam Chapter 3 It has been proven that Arabs failed throughout all the times and places to introduce what can be said to match the miraculous nature of the Qur’an or of any of its surahs.  This is despite the facts that the Arabs were […]

Prophecies Fulfilled.

By Dr. Nabil A Haroon Source : Qu’ran , The Miracle of Islam Chapter 12. The inimitability of the Holy Qur’an and guarding it from corruption:  A- Allah swore and promised to guard the noble Qur’an from corruption and keep it until the end of time, and is what is happening. The noble Qur’an is […]

Preservation of the Quran (part 2 of 2): The Written Quran

By by The entire Quran was however also recorded in writing at the time of revelation from the Prophet’s dictation, may God praise him, by some of his literate companions, the most prominent of them being Zaid ibn Thabit.[1]  Others among his noble scribes were Ubayy ibn Ka’b, Ibn Mas’ud, Mu’awiyah ibn Abi-Sufyan, Khalid ibn […]

Preservation of the Qu’ran (part 1 of 2): Memorization

By (edited by The Glorious Quran, the Muslims’ religious Scripture, was revealed in Arabic to the Prophet Muhammad, may God praise him, through the angel Gabriel.  The revelation occurred piecemeal, over a period of twenty-three years, sometimes in brief verses and sometimes in longer chapters.[1] The Quran (lit. a “reading” or “recitation”) is distinct from […]

The Light of The Truth.

WHAT IS LIFE? Man’s existence in this world and the creation of this entire universe are not mere accidents or products of a fortuitous nature. This universe, every single atom of it, manifests and leads us to the realization of a Loving, Merciful and All-powerful Creator. Without a Creator, nothing can exist. Every single soul […]

Good Morals (part 2 of 2)

By Imam Kamil Mufti 1.Keeping promises The human society cannot function without the institution of promises and assurances of their fulfillment.  It is obligatory to fulfil promises and covenants, and it is haram to break them and act in a treacherous manner.  Allah says, “And fulfil (every) covenant.  Indeed! the covenant, will be questioned about.” (Quran 17:34) Fulfilling promises […]