Tag: Creed العقيدة

Are the hadith of the black flags authentic?

October 2, 2014
Are the hadith of the black flags authentic?

“Muslim groups must be judged by their actions and not the color of the flags they wave.”

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At-Tahawi on obedience with oppressive rulers

June 30, 2014
At-Tahawi on obedience with oppressive rulers

“We do not recognize the rebellion against our leader or those in charge of our affairs even if they are unjust, nor do we wish evil for them, nor do we refuse to follow them.”

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Dangers of the Khawarij ideology of violence

June 24, 2014
Dangers of the Khawarij ideology of violence

“They will pass through the religion just as an arrow pierces its target and they will not return to it just as the arrow does not return to the bow.”

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Freedom of religion and apostasy in Islam

June 19, 2014
Freedom of religion and apostasy in Islam

“The truth is from your Lord. So whoever wills let him believe, and whoever wills let him disbelieve.”

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The oneness of Lordship (tawheed ar-rububiyyah)

May 13, 2014
The oneness of Lordship (tawheed ar-rububiyyah)

“Verily, your Lord is Allah who created the heavens and earth in six days and then established Himself above the Throne.”

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Is the theory of evolution compatible with Islam?

April 30, 2014
Is the theory of evolution compatible with Islam?

“The role of science is only to observe and describe the patterns that Allah places in His creation. A Muslim who accepts evolution or natural selection as a valid scientific theory must know that the theory is merely an explanation of one of the many observed patterns in Allah’s creation.”

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Three principles of monotheism (tawheed)

April 3, 2014
Three principles of monotheism (tawheed)

“He is Allah, other than whom there is no God, the Sovereign, the Pure, the Perfection.”

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Ibn Al-Qayyim and the example of the watermill

March 29, 2014
Ibn Al-Qayyim and the example of the watermill

“Would you say that all of this would happen by accident without an actor who has will and resolution?”

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An-Nawawi on Innovation in Religion

January 23, 2014
An-Nawawi on Innovation in Religion

“Whoever innovates something into this affair of ours which does not belong to it will have it rejected.”

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Ahmad ibn Hanbal’s patience under persecution

January 15, 2014
Ahmad ibn Hanbal’s patience under persecution

“O Ibn Abi Duad, say in my ear the Quran is the word of Allah, it is not created, so that you may be saved from the punishment of Allah.”

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