Archive for the 'Zakat' Category
The NATURE OF THE BOOK
According to Dr. Shahroor’s research, the Book which we have received from GOD and is comprised into 114 Suras is broken down into THREE sections as follows:
1. The Quran (this is the Mutashabih verses)
2. The Message (Muhkam verses, also referred to as “Umm Ul-Kitaab”); 3. Explanations of the Book (Tafseel Ul-Kitaab).
“He sent down to you this BOOK, containing LAW (Muhkam) verses which constitute the essence of the scripture-as well as Similar (Mutashabih) verses. Those who harbor doubts in their hearts will pursue the Similar verses to create confusion, and to extricate a certain meaning. None knows the true meaning thereof except GOD and those well founded in knowledge. They say: ‘We believe in this-all of it comes from our Lord’. Only those who possess intelligence will take heed.” (3/7) Continue reading ‘The Book & the Quran’
By Brother Kyle (e-mail: Kyle.Joell@atx.com)
The definition of zakaat becomes evident after proper studying of the word.
[Maryam 19:19] He said, “I am the messenger of your Lord, to grant you a (GHULAMAN ZAKIYYA) pure son.”
[al-Kahf 18:74] So they went. When they met a (NAFSUN ZAKIYYA- pure, well built) young boy, he killed him. He said, “Why did you kill such an innocent person, who did not kill another person? You have committed something horrendous.” Continue reading ‘Zakat in the Quran’