The thought provoking story of Adam described with references from the Divine Books.
The creation of the first woman, the tranquil dwelling in Paradise and the beginning of enmity between Satan and mankind.
Satan’s deception of Adam and Eve in Heaven and some lessons we can learn from it.
Adam, his children, the first murder and his death.
Some modern findings about the commonality of humans in comparison with some Quranic facts.
The Beginning of idolatry and the call of Noah.
Noah’s people reject his call, and a commandment to build an Ark.
The Ark comes to rest and Noah’s people are utterly destroyed.
An introduction to the person of Abraham and the lofty position he holds in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam alike.
Abraham invites his father Azar (Terah or Terakh in the Bible) and nation to the Truth revealed to him from his Lord.
Abraham destroys the idols of his people in order to prove to them the futility of their worship.
Abraham’s dispute with a king, and the command of God to migrate to Canaan.
Some accounts of Abraham’s journey to Egypt, the birth of Ishmael, and Hagar’s venture in Paran.
The test of his lifetime, Abraham sees in a dream that he must sacrifice his “only son”, but is it Isaac or Ishmael?
Abraham again visits his son Ishmael, but this time to fulfill a momentous task, the building of a House of Worship, a sanctuary for all of humanity.
Prophet Lot admonishes his people and advises them to obey God.
The messengers arrive in Sodom, Prophet Lot tries to protect them from the evildoers, and God’s punishment happens.
Joseph receives a prophecy, and jealousy takes the better of his brothers.
Joseph’s brothers betray him, and Jacob turns to God with patience and humility.
Joseph is rescued from the well, sold into slavery, and is established in one of the greatest houses of Egypt.
Joseph faces a great trial of seduction and seeks refuge with God.
Joseph is sentenced to prison, interprets dreams, and is summoned to the palace.
Newly released from prison Joseph takes up a high position in the Egyptian government, and then comes face to face with surprise.
A stolen child, Joseph revealed and the fulfilment of a dream.
The scene is set, and the child is born.
Moses’ mother demonstrates that there is none more trustworthy than God Alone.
God replaces weakness with strength.
Moses finds shelter in Midian.
A yearning for home leads Moses towards his destiny.
The story so far.
By the permission of God, Moses defeats the magicians.
Egypt suffers but Pharaoh refuses to free the children of Israel.
The Children of Israel flee, but they are a broken people.
Prophet Moses led his people, the Children of Israel, out of Egypt.
God punishes the idolaters and the death of Moses.
Put your trust in God!
Zachary was the Prophet guardian of Mary, the mother of Jesus, and the father of John, the Prophet in the wilderness who was contemporary with Jesus.
The Prophet John, his character and mission, and the mutual support of his family, the family of Imran.
A brief story of our mother Mary and her miraculous birth to Jesus.
Christians know her as Mary, the mother of Jesus. Muslims also refer to her as the mother of Jesus, or in Arabic, Umm Eisa. In Islam Mary is often called Maryam bint Imran; Mary, the daughter of Imran. This article gives some background about her adoption by Zachariah so she could serve in the temple.
This article describes what happened to Mary after she came under the care of the Prophet Zachariah. It tells how the angel Gabriel announced the birth of a special child, how she coped with the bearing her baby, and relates some of the miracles that took place around the time Jesus was born.
Mention of Jesus son of Mary from the Quran and the sayings of Prophet Muhammad.
Jesus and his first miracle, and a brief account about what Muslims believe about him.
The true status of Jesus and his message in the Quran, and the relevance of the Bible today in relation to Muslim beliefs.
Another miracle of Jesus is described. The real significance of the miracle of the table, spread with food.
This article outlines the Muslim belief concerning Jesus and the crucifixion. It also repudiates the notion of a need of ‘a sacrifice’ to pay for the original sin on behalf of mankind.
An overview of some of the terms the Quran use for Jesus and his followers from before the advent of Muhammad: the “Bani Israeel”, “Eissa” and the “People of the Book”.
The following three part series consists entirely of verses from the Holy Quran about Mary (Mother of Jesus) including her birth, childhood, personal qualities, and the miraculous birth of Jesus.
This part explores the life of the Prophet Jesus, his message, miracles, his disciples and what is mentioned about them in the Holy Quran.
This part explores the verses of the Holy Quran that talk about God’s protection of Jesus, his followers, his second coming in this world and what will happen to him on the day of resurrection.
Intriguing accounts of some of the past nations mentioned in the Quran and their prophets, along with various archaeological evidence supporting it. Part 1.
Intriguing accounts of some of the past nations mentioned in the Quran and their prophets, along with various archaeological evidence supporting it. Part 2.
God is the only source of relief for those in distress.
God sent Prophets to all the nations on earth.
The importance of seeking God’s forgiveness.
The story of Prophet Job, a patient Prophet totally submitted to God Almighty.
Belief in the prophets of God is a central part of Muslim faith. Part 1 will introduce all the prophets before Prophet Muhammad, may the mercy and blessings of God be upon him, mentioned in the Muslim scripture from Adam to Abraham and his two sons.
Belief in the prophets of God is a central part of Muslim faith. Part 2 will introduce all the prophets before Prophet Muhammad, peace be on him, mentioned in the Muslim scripture from Lot to Jesus.
The story of his life, his patience and perseverance, and the destruction of his people.
His life and message including his patience and trust in God.
The happiest of all people were the Prophets, in spite of the fact that they suffered more than anyone else.
Several life lessons to be learnt from the first encounter between one of the greatest Messengers of God and God Himself.
The stories of the Quran are there for us to derive lessons from. In this article, we will learn several lessons from the mother of one of the greatest messengers of God, especially about reliance upon God and its fruits.
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