Some people ask us when we are Sunnis why do we invite abuse by calling ourselves Lahori-Ahmadi Muslims. We are not Sunnis and in this speech we explain how our beliefs differ on many points from the Sunnis. Audio: Video: https://youtu.be/PXQyeeFPFkE
In this khutba we will be looking at Chapter 86 of The Holy Quran, verses one to three. Allah seeks of a person who comes by night. Who is this person and what is the point of his coming? These are are the questions we try and answer by looking at these verses.
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
Games of chance and intoxicants are banned in Islam, but why? Verses 2:129 and 5:90 and 91 are quoted to show that the Holy Quran gives a balanced view of the reasons for forbidding intoxicants and games of chance - both have some good but their harm is greater than the good they do. In … Continue reading Why has Allah banned gambling
In a TV programme which a a law based drama shown on BBC a Muslim was questioned about what he does if his wife displeases him. He said he treats her in accordance with Islamic law. He was then asked if he meant that "he has a quiet word with her, then if that doesn't … Continue reading [Video] Why Ahmadiyyat is a necessity?
..."So in the Catholic tradition the idea of giving something up on a Friday – the act of self denial – has always been tied with being generous to those in need." Ramadan, a whole month of fasting and giving to the poor, recently ended for Muslims. Is that something Christians could do more to … Continue reading Why Catholics could learn a lot from Islam