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Monthly Renaissance | Al-Mawrid

Renaissance | December - 2001

A monthly journal promoting research and original thinking in the light of the original sources of Islam.

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Dr. Shehzad Saleem Issue: December 2001

  Queries       Interaction with One’s Brother-in-Law   Question: I am a middle aged woman and live with my husband in a house that is based on joint family system. My husband says that the Prophet (sws) has forbidden a woman to come before her brothers-in-law even if her husband is present. Also,

In Search of Muhammad (sws)

Administrator Issue: December 2001

  Book Review     Title: In Search of Muhamamd Author: Clinton Bennett Publishers: Cassell, London, 1998 Pages: 276   How have both Muslims and non-Muslims historically approached Muhammad (sws) as a central figure in their understanding of Islam? How have the two perceived and portrayed Muhammad (s

Solomon (sws) Listening to Ants

Moiz Amjad Issue: December 2001

  Criticism     In one his writings1, Mr Katz has pointed out a scientific contradiction in the Qur’an. Mr Katz writes:   In 27:18-19 Solomon overhears a conversation of ants. Fact is that ants do not use sound but smell to communicate. 27: 18 - 19 read as follows:   Till when they came t

Science and Religion

Administrator Issue: December 2001

  Viewpoint     During the last century, and part of the one before, it was widely held that there was an irreconcilable conflict between knowledge and belief. The opinion prevailed among advanced minds that it was time that belief should be replaced increasingly by knowledge; belief that did not itself rest on knowledge wa

Elimination of Interest: Do We Need a Public Law

Administrator Issue: December 2001

  Viewpoint     1. Introduction On November 23, 1999, the Shari‘ah Appellate Bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan announced a historical judgement, disposing off a number of appeals against the Federal Shari‘ah Court Judgment on Riba of November 1991. The Appellate Court endorsed the judgement of the Federal

Oaths and their Atonement*

Javed Ahmad Ghamidi Issue: December 2001

  Islamic Law     Pledging oaths carries a great significance in Islam. Keeping one’s word is a fundamental part of Islamic ethics. Oaths emphasize an assertion to the ultimate extent. When a person swears by the Almighty on an intention or a plan that he wishes to carry out, it is as if he has called the Creator

Muslim-Christian Relations

Dr. Khalid Zaheer Issue: December 2001

  Editorial     Professor J.D. Latham is regarded by many as the successor of Professor Montgomery Watt, the famous author of many well-known books on Islam including his highly acclaimed two volumes on the life of the Prophet (sws). The two, apart from the similarity of views, have served as Professors at the departmen

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