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Muhammad the Greatest by Ahmad Deedat

Chapter 3 FASTEST GROWING RELIGION TODAY THE SWORD OF THE INTELECT   The enemy, the sceptic, the missionary and their passive camp followers will not stop bleating that “lslam was spread at the point of the sword!” but they will not venture to answer our question — “WHO BRIBED CARLYLE!?” In 1840 when Carlyle defended […]

Muhammad the Greatest by Ahmad Deedat

Chapter 2 FROM THE HISTORICAL PAST It is not difficult to reproduce a further dozen or more eulogies by the admirers and critics of Muhammad (pbuh). Despite all their objectivity, jaundiced minds can always conjure up some aspersions.  Let me take my readers deep down in past history. It was Friday the 8th of May, […]

Muhammad the Greatest by Ahmad DeedatChapter 1

“And most certainly, thou (O Muhammad) are of most sublime and exalted character.” (The Holy Qur’ân, 68:4)    How the Topic Arose About ten years ago, a distant cousin of mine – Mr. Mohamed Mehtar Farooki gave me a typed quotation by the French historian, Lamartine. The quotation [A detailed exposition of the quotation will […]

The Concept of Bid’ah in the Islamic Shari’ah

The following is the text of a talk given by Shaikh Nuh Ha Mim Keller at Nottingham and Trent University on Wednesday 25th January 1995. In the name of Allah, Most Merciful and Compassionate There are few topics that generate as much controversy today in Islam as what is sunnah and what is bid’ah or […]

The Scope of Freedom in Islam

[ ©english.islamtoday.net / 2001 ] The Scope of Freedom in Islam (part 1 of 2) In a previous article, I presented freedom as being the human will unconstrained by external compulsion or by other external and internal factors that curtail this will. External factors that negate freedom include political authority that dictates to people what […]

Fiqh of Jihad (Book Review XI)

Al-Qaradawi’s Fiqh of Jihad (Book Review 6/11) Part 6: The Status of Jihad, the Danger of Its Negligence, and Preparing the Ummah for Jihad In this section of the valuable book Fiqh of Jihad, the erudite scholar Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi discusses three main issues: (1) The status of jihad (fighting in Allah’s cause), ribat (garrison […]

Fiqh of Jihad (Book Review) VIII

Al-Qaradawi’s Fiqh of Jihad (Book Review 5/11) Part 5: Objectives of Jihad in Islam In the fourth section of the valuable book Fiqh of Jihad, the erudite scholar Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi tackles the objectives of jihad in Islam. This section includes five chapters which deal with the following topics: Inclination of Islam Toward Peace, and […]

Fiqh of Jihad (Book Review) VII

Al-Qaradawi’s Fiqh of Jihad (Book Review 4/11) Part 4: Jihad Between Defense and Attack This part deals with the third section of the valuable book Fiqh of Jihad, written by the erudite scholar Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi. This is the longest section of the book, with 170 pages divided into 12 chapters. It discusses an important […]

Figh of Jihad (Book Review VI)

Al-Qaradawi’s Fiqh of Jihad (Book Review 3/11) Part 3: Jihad Against Local Injustice and Corruption Introduction Levels and Types of Jihad Fields of Jihad in Society People’s Attitudes Toward Local Jihad Introduction In the first two parts of this series, we talked about this important book (Fiqh of Jihad) authored by the leading scholar Dr. […]