Category: Theology

Shahāda (2): Muḥammad is the Messenger of Allah

Executive Summary    Part 2 of 2, is the translation of chapter 7 from Part 1 (The Foundations of Deen and its Fundamental Maxims) of Kitāb at-Tawḥeed: A’sās al-Islām wa Ḥaqeeqat-at-Tawḥeed, by Professor Muḥammad bin Abdallah al-Mas’ari.  The latter...

One side of the Holy Kaba with black cloth and gold banners

Shahada (1): there is no god or deity except Allah

Executive Summary   This is a translation of chapter 6 from Part 1 (The Foundations of Deen and its Fundamental Maxims) of Kitāb at-Tawḥeed: A’sās al-Islām wa Ḥaqeeqat-at-Tawḥeed, by Professor Muḥammad bin Abdallah al-Mas’ari. It...

statue of an angel inside a forest

Angels

Believing in the angels is one of the central tenets of the Islamic faith, al-‘Imān.  Regardless of sect or school of thought, there isn’t any disagreement upon this point.  Copious textual evidence establishes this tenet...