https://youtu.be/zEnWw_lH4tQ A lot of people are arguing on television and in print media that the Holy Quran is just filled with violence and misogyny. American conservative Christians talk about the peaceful message of the Bible and seem to forget or are oblivious to what is actually contained in the Bible. A Youtube channel run by … Continue reading Pranksters Read Bible Passages to People, Telling Them It Was the Qur’an
https://youtu.be/FMykI7zWiCU Many in the West say that there is no structure to the Holy Quran. They fall into this mistake because they try and read it like a history book or a story book. One could argue that there is no structure to a book of mathematics; one chapter is about addition, next subtraction, next … Continue reading The Holy Quran, the news, the bankers and the boat people
By Andrew Brown This article first appeared in The Guardian It is a trope among people who loathe and fear Islam that their fear and loathing has nothing in common with racism because Islam is not a race, the implication being that hating Muslims is rational and wise whereas hating black people is deeply irrational … Continue reading Why I don’t believe people who say they loathe Islam but not Muslims
A ninety year old man, who for years has given food to the poorest and most in need in Florida is facing jail for doing so. As The Independent reports; Arnold Abbott risks being fined $500 and spending time in prison after police officers apprehended him while he was handing out meals to homeless people … Continue reading Man faces jail for feeding homeless people
A new survey from OnePoll, the London based creative market research company, has found that more Britons believe that aliens exist than God does. 72point.com reports that A detailed study carried out among 1,500 adults and 500 kids, aged 8-12, found more than half of adults (51 per cent) believe in aliens, but only a … Continue reading Do more people believe in aliens than God?
http://youtu.be/MlB1YeVfdWY In a Hadith from the book of Al Tirmidhi, the Holy Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) is said to have encouraged Muslims to read Surah Al-Kahf (Chapter 18) of the Holy Quran every Friday. In this khutba, we look at the first of four stories from this chapter, about a group of young men that found … Continue reading The Story of the People of the Cave
http://youtu.be/fQodkhnvJ3U Men who change the course of their nations have many common traits. One such trait is selfless service of their people or in the words of the Holy Quran it is by striving with their persons or their property. Nelson Mandela was one such person. He gave up what could have been a lucrative … Continue reading Nelson Mandela – Selfless Service to his People
Humaira looks at what the actually definition of 'family' is and then answers the question of why family is so important to people.
Mr Rehmat Ali continues on from his previous speech "Adam and the Tree" and here looks at Chapter 17, Verse 62 of The Holy Quran to continue his lecture.
Verse 2:143 calls Muslims “ummati wustai”. This is usually translated as “exalted nation”. I disagree with this. I believe it means a moderate people. So Islam enjoins moderation on Muslims. This is not just in religious matters but also secular matters. So we must avoid extravagance in celebrating all functions, in our behaviour and so … Continue reading [Video] Moderation
An American who listens to our lectures emailed us to ask whether we dislike the American people because this misimpression may be gleaned from the things we say. Our criticism is aimed at the American government and its agencies. We do not dislike anyone let alone the man in the street. We merely criticize the … Continue reading [Video] An Apology