Renaissance Monthly Journal
Renaissance | December - 1999
A monthly journal promoting research and original thinking in the light of the original sources of Islam.
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Response: I have briefly gone through your articles on Jihad. There are few questions in that regard: What should a Muslim do, if he goes to his house and finds a gang of so-called Muslims raping his sister to death?
Choice 1: Go to mosque and pray to Allah for his sister.
Choice 2: Show the gang v
Democracy and Islam
Question: I think that there is no democracy in Islam. Islam is a complete way of life: its system and laws are given by Allah. How can we have the right to choose between man-made laws and God-revealed laws? However, I have seen people speaking of Islamic Democracy. Isn&rsqu
From time to time Allah Almighty has picked men to convey the messages of guidance to mankind. These messengers have been described by the titles of Rasul and Nabi in the Qur’an. Amongst this list of people, the last was Muhammad (sws) who came some 1400 years ago. The claim of each of these prophets i
This translation of the 31st surah is an attempt to present the meaning of the Qur’anic text in readable, idiomatic language while staying close to the original. The translation is preceded by a synopsis of the surah which aims at bringing out the surah’s argument in a clear and cog
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God commands you to hand back trusts to their rightful owners and to always pass judgement upon men with fairness. Verily this is from God an excellent admonition. For God is He who hears and sees all things. (4:58)
A look at the context of the above mentioned