“You are the best nation raised up for mankind…” The Distinction Given to this Ummah, the Followers of the Final Prophet:

ONE: Allah described the Ummah, the nation and followers of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) in the Qur’an as follows: وَكَذَٰلِكَ جَعَلْنَاكُمْ أُمَّةً وَسَطًا لِّتَكُونُوا شُهَدَاءَ عَلَى النَّاسِ وَيَكُونَ الرَّسُولُ عَلَيْكُمْ [read on…]


The virtues and principles of enjoining the good and forbidding evil: By Imām Al-Barbahārī (d. 329H) and Al-Fawzān

Imām Al-Barbahārī (rahimahullāh) stated: “Enjoining what is good and forbidding what is evil is an obligation except when you fear a person’s sword or staff.” Explanation of Shaikh Sālih Al-Fawzān: Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri narrated that Allāh’s [read on…]