Monthly Archives: June 2015

Ramadan Day 6: The Support that Comes with Patience and Prayer

Allaah says: “And seek help in patience and as-salat (the prayer) and truly, it is extremely heavy and hard except for al-khashi’un. (They are those) who are certain that they are going to meet their Lord, and that unto Him they are going to return.” [Al-Qur’an 2:45-46] Allah commanded His servants to use patience and […]

Ramadan Day5: Tafseer of Qur’an 9:6 on “one who commits shirk before the hujjah is established”

The following verses from the Qur’an and their tafseer clearly reject any form of ‘udhr (excuse) for the one who commits shirk before the hujjah is established, and confirms that this person is given the name mushrik by Allah and by the acknowledged mufassirun. Anyone who claims that a person can remain a muslim while […]

Ramadan Day 4: Tafseer of “a just and the best nation”

” Praise be to Allaah. Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “Thus We have made you [true Muslims — real believers of Islamic Monotheism, true followers of Prophet Muhammad and his Sunnah (legal ways)], a just (and the best) nation, that you be witnesses over mankind and the Messenger (Muhammad) be a witness over you” […]

Ramadan Day 3: You are a witness!

Today, as part of Rafeeqee Islamic mentoring activities, we will like to continue the explanation or the tafsir of Surah al-Ikhlas as we started it yesterday. “Humankind is witness to the blessings that Allah (سبحانه وتعالى) has bestowed upon them, yet they look the other way. Humankind is witness to the world and everything in […]

Ramadan Tafsir; Day 2: The Basic Essence of Islamic Belief

Today,s part of Rafeeqee Islamic mentoring activities, we will like to give the tafsir of Surah al-Ikhlas The name for this chapter of the Quran means “sincerity” in English. This Surah has been called one-third of the Quran because it describes the basic essence of Islamic belief. This Surah is especially good for da’wah, or […]