Tag: Allaah

Too busy to Pray Five Times?

 By: Daliah Merzaban Before I genuinely began to cultivate and nurture my relationship with God, I regarded the five daily prayers that Islam enjoins on believers as laborious. It seemed impractical to expect that I would be able to stop…

Since 9/11: A light on Islam

By Jeff Brumley If there are any silver linings to the tragedy of 9-11, First Coast Muslims say one of them may be that Northeast Florida’s Islamic community has grown in its outward focus and accessibility, area religious leaders say.…

I, Almost, Sold You for a Quarter!

Several years ago, an Imam from out-of-state accepted a call to a Mosque in Houston , Texas . Some weeks after he arrived, he had an occasion to ride the bus from his home to thedowntown area. When he sat…

The Man and the Butterfly

A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared. He sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to force its body through that little hole. Then it seemed to stop making…

Islam Democracy and Freedom

The real source of democracy and freedom of expression is Islam No matter from which line of thought, religion, or nation people may come from, one of the most important requests of all people in our day is freedom. People…

Stage of Repentance #5-1

Download the Diagram of Stage of Twabah 5-1 “Tawbah” is the servant returning to his lord, and leaving off the way of of those who have incured the anger of Allah upon and them and those who go astray, and…