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Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 16:96

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 16:96

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, January 23, 2015/Rabī‘uth Thānī 2, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 16:96 مَا عِنْدَكُمْ يَنْفَدُ ۖ وَمَا عِنْدَ اللَّهِ بَاقٍ Mā ‘indakum yanfad, wamā ‘indallāhi bāq That which is with you will perish, but what is with [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:195

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:195

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click hereBismillāh, January 16, 2015/Rabī‘ul Awwal 25, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:195 – The Doers of Good وَأَحْسِنُوا ۛ إِنَّ اللَّهَ يُحِبُّ الْمُحْسِنِينَ Wa-aHsinū, innallāha yuHibbul muHsinīn And do good; surely Allah loves the doers of good (Sūratul [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 33:6

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 33:6

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, January 2, 2015/Rabī‘ul Awwal 11, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 33:6 – Closeness to the Holy Prophet (s) We convey our prayers of felicitations (tabrikāt) to the Imam of Our Time, al-Mahdī al-Qā’im (af) and the Muslim [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 17:70

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 17:70

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, December 26, 2014/Rabī‘ul Awwal 4, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 17:70 – The status of the human being وَلَقَدْ كَرَّمْنَا بَنِي آدَمَ Walaqad karramnā banī Ādam Surely We have honored the children of Adam [&hellip

Africa 2014 in review

Africa 2014 in review

During the course of 2014 there was much discussion about the phenomenal economic growth of various African nation-states. The Federal Republic of Nigeria was proclaimed by western financial publications to have attained the status of the largest economy on the continent. Inside the Republic of South Africa, where two decades earlier the masses of workers, [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 9:128

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 9:128

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, December 19, 2014/Safar 26, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 9:128 – Holy Prophet’s love for his ummah We convey our condolences to the Imam of Our Time, al-Mahdi al-Qā’im (af) and the entire Muslim [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 44:29

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 44:29

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, December 12, 2014/Safar 19, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 44:29 – Weeping of the Heaven and the Earth We convey our condolences to the Imam of Our Time, al-Mahdi al-Qā’im (af) and the mu’minīn [&hellip

Justice Dept. not stopping police violence

Justice Dept. not stopping police violence

Over the last several years a number of police departments with histories of using lethal force against oppressed peoples have been subjected to civil rights investigations and consent decrees with the Justice Department. Nonetheless, violence by the police against the people has continued and even worsened. The recent public slayings of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 10:44

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 10:44

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, November 28, 2014/Safar 5, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 10:44 – Injustice to the self إِنَّ اللَّهَ لَا يَظْلِمُ النَّاسَ شَيْئًا وَلَٰكِنَّ النَّاسَ أَنْفُسَهُمْ يَظْلِمُونَ Innallāha lā yazlimun-nāsa shay’an walākinnan-nāsa anfusahum yazlimūn Surely Allah does not [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 39:42

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 39:42

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, November 14, 2014/Muharram 20, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 39:42 – Journey of the soul during sleep اللَّهُ يَتَوَفَّى الْأَنْفُسَ حِينَ مَوْتِهَا وَالَّتِي لَمْ تَمُتْ فِي مَنَامِهَا ۖ فَيُمْسِكُ الَّتِي قَضَىٰ عَلَيْهَا الْمَوْتَ وَيُرْسِلُ [&hellip