Contradictions in the New Testament

     God is perfect, his speech is perfect, therefore anything coming from him will reflect that perfection. Any book claiming to be from God must be perfect and clearly the new testament does not reflect that.  1.    Jesus’ lineage was traced through David’s son Solomon. Mt.1:6. Jesus’ lineage was traced through David’s son Nathan. Lk.3:31. […]

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Who is it that will lend to Allah a beautiful loan???

That is a successful trade, O Abu Ad-Dahdah! Ibn Abi Hatim recorded that `Abdullah bin Mas`ud said, “When this Ayah, [مَّن ذَا الَّذِى يُقْرِضُ اللَّهَ قَرْضًا حَسَنًا فَيُضَاعِفَهُ لَهُ] (Who is he that will lend Allah handsome loan: then (Allah) will increase it manifold to his credit (in repaying),) was revealed, Abu Ad-Dahdah Al-Ansari said, […]

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Fiqh: Sawm or Siyaam (Fasting) Part 1: The Virtues and Benefits of Fasting

1. Definition   The Literal meaning of Sawm is to restrain oneself from something. For example, Allaah tells us in the Quran that Maryam said, “…Verily! I have vowed a fast unto ar – Rahmaan [the Most Beneficent (Allaah)]….” [1]   The fast here means to be silent, that is, to abstain from speaking. Islamically, Sawm means […]

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