September 2014

Editorial

Too Busy Qur’an-bashing

Violence has been a mere joke for the Western nations in their history. If it has subsided in their region, it is because – apart from other reasons – they have learnt to export it.

Letters

Letters to the Editor

On Ibn Taymiyyah, Heavenly Guidance, Labour Rights, and more…

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah Al-Hajj (no. 22) (17 – 24)

[17] Those who believed (in earlier Messages), those who turned Jewish, the Sabians,19 the Christians, the Magians, and the polytheists: surely, Allah will… more »
The Hadith

On the Virtues of Humility, Modesty and Contentment

Humility Humility is a virtue on which a special stress is laid in the Quran and the Traditions. Man, after all, is a… more »
Children’s Column

Children Column Content for YMD September 2014

The Qur’an for Young Hearts – 53 Important Notes 1:The translation of the Qur’an being presented here is interpretative. It is meant for… more »
History

So, What Did The Muslims Do For The Jews?

The Islamic world was not the only source of inspiration for the Jewish cultural revival, but it certainly was a major contributor to… more »
Perspective

The Punishment of Gaza

Nearly two million Palestinians are imprisoned in Gaza. Elsewhere in Occupied Palestine, 4.2 million Arabs are abused and denied basic liberties. Their property… more »
Family

Husband and Wife Relationship: An Islamic and Psychological Perspective (Part 2)

The responsibility of maintaining an optimal family…

Politics

Egypt’s Al-Nour Party Backs Sisi

The Al Nour Party in Egypt appears to be betting that favor from following its support for Sisi will help it remain relevant,… more »
Contemporary Issue

Children of the Syrian War

There are thought to be between 180,000 and 300,000 child labourers in Lebanon, many of them Syrian.

Opinion

Blockading the Truth

Israel has imprisoned the people of Gaza in a stateless limbo while carefully controlling almost every aspect of their lives.