I used to think of death as an illusion. Maybe I used to believe theoretically in it, but my reality was different. That continued till one day I suddenly felt that I was going to die then. My body was trembling and I couldn't see or stand straight, I was alone and I wasn't able even to cry for help from anyone near. At that time, I was very afraid. I started to think about my past deeds and what is going to happen to me, but I couldn't remember any sincere deed I did that may support me. At that time, my soul cried out; yes, I admit now that I was wrong. O my creator! Shall You give me another chance to correct my path? After that I somehow started to feel better gradually.
Ismail is the son of Abraham, and the father of the Arabs. His stories hold many insights and inspirations and show in many parts the meaning of being a Muslim –One who submits to his Creator’s commands-. Ismail, the child: As a child, an infant in fact, his father Abraham took him and […]
As humans we are ordered not to commit sins, but sometimes we slip and fall. What shall we do when that happens? Are we condemned because we sinned even just once? Or is there a way to redeem ourselves and earn our Creator’s forgiveness? In this article we will take a trip to […]
There was a girl who celebrated her mother’s birthday every year. She gave her a present on that day; however, the rest of the year she kept shouting at her mother and would even beat her!! Imagine! The same happens with those who allege any religious conversion by mere celebration while leaving the core of […]
Most Christians don’t have a right understanding about what Muslims believe regarding the Bible; some think that we fully deny it, while others think that we believe in it. Here I’ll try to answer five questions to explain what we believe regarding the Bible with an important note at the end. 1- Do Muslims believe […]