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About atheists (Hamza Yusuf)

About atheists (Hamza Yusuf)

American scholar of European origin Hamza Yusuf speaks about atheists as Self limiting people.

December 23, 2017 0 comments Faith
Mum, Dad, I’m Not Celebrating Christmas (John Fontain)

Mum, Dad, I’m Not Celebrating Christmas (John Fontain)

John Fontain was raised as a Christian but always believed in the concept of One God. In 2006 he started looking into Islam after coming in contact with Muslims in West Africa. Having researched the religion he finally embraced Islam in 2008, in Cairo, Egypt. Since then he has been actively involved in Da’wah work (inviting people to Islam).

December 21, 2017 0 comments Faith
Is the Original Quran Preserved? (Dr Joseph Lumbard)

Is the Original Quran Preserved? (Dr Joseph Lumbard)

Joseph E.B. Lumbard is currently a professor at The American University of Sharjah in the Department of Arabic and Translation Studies. A translator, commentary author and general editor for the Study Quran. Born and raised in Washington D.C., Lumbard was brought up within the Episcopal Church, serving as an altar boy. In his teenage years he lost interest and he was introduced to Islam when a[Read More…]

December 20, 2017 0 comments Faith
Return to Wisdom in Islam (Hamza Yusuf)

Return to Wisdom in Islam (Hamza Yusuf)

The lecture of Hamza Yusuf about proper understanding of Islam.

December 17, 2017 0 comments Faith
Islam for Christians

Islam for Christians

In order to explain the Sharia to your Christian neighbor, simply ask this series of questions: Do you believe in God? If so, do you believe that God loves humanity? If so, do you believe that God wants the best for humanity, individually and collectively? If so, don’t you think that God would send down guidelines and principles for humanity[Read More…]

December 17, 2017 0 comments Faith
The foundations of Islam

The foundations of Islam

An inspiring talk by Dr Umar Faruq Abd-Allah.   In Mecca, the Prophet Muhammad taught us the foundations of our faith.   These essential messages are what we should prioritize above all else.

December 14, 2017 0 comments Faith
How to deal with depression – Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

How to deal with depression – Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

Muhammad Abul Huda al-Yaqoubi is a prominent Syrian Islamic scholar. He himself and his family are of an expressed Caucasian type (like many Syrians are) and are a descendants of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).   They are a family of Islamic scholars that traces its roots back to Morocco. and has taught the Islamic sciences for centuries.[Read More…]

December 10, 2017 0 comments Faith
Miracle of the Quran – Shaykh Hamza Yusuf

Miracle of the Quran – Shaykh Hamza Yusuf

Hamza Yusuf was born as Mark Hanson in Walla Walla, Washington to two academics working at Whitman College and he was raised in northern California. He grew up a practicing Greek Orthodox Christian and attended prep schools on both the east and west coasts. In 1977, after a near-death experience and reading the Qur’an, he converted from Christianity to Islam[5][Read More…]

December 10, 2017 0 comments Faith
Objectivity and Religion (Daniel Haqiqatjou)

Objectivity and Religion (Daniel Haqiqatjou)

One of the most pervasive confusions about religious belief is that it is purely a matter of subjectivity, as opposed to objective disciplines like the hard sciences (physics, chemistry, etc.) and mathematics. Believing that religion is a subjective matter causes many people to have a very casual attitude about religious thought and religious authority. The most salient example of this[Read More…]

December 3, 2017 0 comments Faith
Islam as a stable foundation for morals (Daniel Haqiqatjou)

Islam as a stable foundation for morals (Daniel Haqiqatjou)

Daniel Haqiqatjou is an American Muslim writer, lecturer and polemicist of Persian (Aryan) origin. This text is taken from his website.   Do we need religion to be “good people”? No. In actuality, we specifically need Islam to be good people. Yes there are good people of other faiths, no doubt. But I am using the term “good” in a[Read More…]

November 26, 2017 0 comments Faith