Seeking Marriage and the Marriage Ceremony in Islam (Islam 5.1)

Objectives: Recall the main parts of the marriage ceremony and consider the importance of marriage in Islam. Marriage is a legal union between a man… Continue reading

How the Christians went astray and opposed the First Commandment of the Bible

How the Christians strayed: The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “Do not exaggerate in praising me as the Christians have exaggerated the praise of Jesus… Continue reading

The Pagan Roots of Christmas and how a Muslim should behave during this Season

The word ‘Christmas’ means ‘mass of Christ’ which later became shortened to ‘Christ-mass’. It was the Roman Catholic Church who spread the term among other… Continue reading

The importance of the Muslim lifestyle and community (Islam 4.9)

Objectives: Consider the importance both of the Muslim lifestyle, and of living as part of a community. The importance of the Muslim lifestyle: In Islam,… Continue reading

Respect, religious duties and good actions (Islam 4.8)

Objectives: Explain how the Muslim community shows respect for each other and carries out its religious duties and good actions. Respect: Every Muslim has rights… Continue reading

The Status of Tawheed, Part 3: Foundations of Islamic Monotheism: Cure for the ailments in society

Lesson 2 All Praise is due to Allāh, we praise Him, seek His aid and His Forgiveness. We seek refuge in Allāh from the evils… Continue reading

Understanding the Muslim Dress Code: Modesty for Men and the Hijāb for Women (Islam 4.5 & 4.6)

Objectives: Explain and illustrate what is meant by hijab and the importance of this to Muslims. Terms: Modesty: A humble, unpretentious manner or appearance. Hijāb: A… Continue reading

Muslim Attitudes to Alcohol and Intoxicants: The effect upon societies and individuals: (Islam 4.4)

Objectives: Consider and understand Muslim attitudes to alcohol and other intoxicants. Allah stated: “O you who believe, indeed, intoxicants (khamr), gambling, sacrificing on stone alters… Continue reading

SALAFISM – and who the Salafis in this age? (Smartphone friendly booklet and PDF printable flier)

AT A GLIMPSE: —SALAFISM IS NOT AN EXTREMIST SECT There is a misunderstanding amongst many Muslims and non-Muslims alike who have been led to believe… Continue reading

The meat of the Muslims and the meat of the Jews and Christians – Halāl and Harām (Islam 4.3)

Objectives: Explore how food is prepared in Islam and the significance of food laws for Muslims today. Halāl: Allah stated: يَسْأَلُونَكَ مَاذَا أُحِلَّ لَهُمْ ۖ… Continue reading