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Written By: irfny on November 26, 2013 No Comment

Can a muslim celebrate a non muslim holiday like Thanksgiving? Ruling on celebrating non-Muslim holidays and congratulating them The Islamic Ruling Regarding Celebrating Thanksgiving Day Praise be to Allaah. Greeting the kuffaar on Christmas and other religious holidays of theirs is haraam, by consensus, as Ibn al-Qayyim, may Allaah have mercy on him, said in […]

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Written By: irfny on April 1, 2012 No Comment

Islam 101 is meant to help people become better educated about the fundamentals of Islam and to help the more knowledgeable better convey the facts to others. Similarly, my book and documentary are meant to serve as concise explanations of the major moving parts of Islam and their implications for Western society. Islam 101 is […]

Written By: irfny on March 24, 2012 No Comment

Changes in the Bible It is easy to find many passages in the Bible where Jesus is called Son of God. One is also able to find a few passages where Jesus calls himself the Son of God, or where he calls God his father. However, a careful study of the Bible reveals that this […]

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Written By: irfny on March 24, 2012 No Comment

Calling God “Father” in Matthew’s Gospel We have already seen in part 4 that Matthew was eager to add the title Son of God where it did not exist in Mark and Luke. Let us look at one more example of this. On one occasion, Jesus asked his disciples who they think he is. Peter’s […]

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Written By: irfny on March 24, 2012 No Comment

What Jesus on whom be peace said about Fasting The Gospel of Matthew shows that Jesus “fasted forty days and forty nights” (Matthew 4:21). The Gospel of Luke adds the detail that “in those days he did eat nothing: and when they were ended, he afterward hungered” (Luke 4:2). Since Jesus fasted, his true followers […]

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