Does the Quran Incite Violence?

by Dr. Al Aziz Eddebbarh Sometimes enough is enough of the Islam bashing and after reading recent news articles, especially a March 22, 2016, USA Today column, “The Quran’s Deadly Role in Inspiring Belgian Slaughter” by Nabeel Qureshi, I decided to write a response. http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2016/03/22/radicalization-isil-islam-sacred-texts-literal-interpretation-column/81808560/ […]

Exhuming the Martyred Memory of Malcolm and Mother Betty: Cultivating a Uniquely American Muslim Ethos by Visiting a Largely Forgotten Burial Site (Part 2)

By Muhammad Adeyinka Mendes In Part 2….. I made my first ziyarah, an Arabic term meaning sacred visitation in Islamic spiritual culture, to Malcolm and Mother Betty the next year. I have had the blessing to travel widely in Muslim lands from Senegal to Singapore since […]

Eid ul-Fitr: Returning to Our Original Nature

By Imam Plemon El-Amin Say: O my Lord! Let my entry be by the Gate of Truth and Honor and likewise my exit by the Gate of Truth and Honor; and grant from Your Presence an authority to aid me. And say: ‘Truth has arrived […]

Ramadan 1437/2016: Black Muslims Reflect on the Quran – Juz’ 30

by Sheik Ja’far Muhibullah In the name of Allah, the Exalted Abundant blessings & salutations Upon Muhammad, his Family And the Believing Nation Each chapter and verse of the Qur’ān is divinely placed in its particular order. As one reads the words of Allah from […]