Month: January 2018

Know Islam, Know Paradise

ACADIP By Sanni K. Yusuf

ACADIP. ( Academy of Islamic propagation). A neighbour knocked my door one day. He said he wanted to say hi and have a brief talk with me. In honour of the sudden hello, I stepped out to listen to him. Guess what? He came to preach the gospel of Christianity to me, knowing so glaringly…
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ENDURANCE AS PEOPLE OF FAITH

  ENDURING GRIEF AND HARDSHIP IN LIFE AS MUSLIMS_ . BismilLaahir Rahmaanir Raheem. As human beings, each and every one of us has, at some point in our life, been visited by grief, tragedy, or tremendous loss, emotionally or materially. It may have been a serious illness or accident or death of a loved one,…
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Boy blinded and paralysed in Gaza war dies aged Nine

Mohammad suffered for more than three years after being struck by an Israeli missile in the 2014 Gaza war [B’Tselem and Saleh Hadaf]   Live NEWS / ISRAELI–PALESTINIAN CONFLICT Boy blinded and paralysed in Gaza war dies aged nine by Jaclynn Ashly 9 hours ago Mohammad suffered for more than three years after being struck…
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Yemen: At least 15 killed in a suicide car bomb

The International Committee for the Red Cross said on Monday that at least 36 people have been killed in two days of fighting in Aden [Fawaz Salman/Reuters]   At least 15 people were killed in a suicide car bomb attack on a checkpoint in southeastern Yemenrun by local forces backed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE),…
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Saudi Arabia seizes more than $100bn in settlements

Those arrested as part of the ‘anti-corruption purge’ were held collectively in Riyadh’s Ritz-Carton hotel [Reuters] Saudi Arabia’s Attorney General Sheikh Saud al-Mojeb said that the kingdom has seized more than $100bn in anti-corruption settlements. The amount – SAR400bn ($106.7bn) – represented various types of assets, including real estate, commercial entities, cash and more, Mojeb said in a statement…
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Misgoded reading continued

Click here for previous session       Professor Ehrman is more direct in his assertion: Critical scholars are fairly unified today in thinking that Matthew did not write the First Gospel or John the Fourth, that Peter did not write 2 Peter and possibly not 1 Peter. No other book of the New Testament claims to be written by one of Jesus’ earthly disciples. There are books by the apostle of Paul, of course. Thirteen go by his name in the New Testament, at least seven of which are accepted by nearly all scholars as authentic. 221 Why, then, do our bibles label the four gospels as Matthew, Mark, Luke and John? Some scholars, Ehrman being just one, suggest something similar to branding—the modern advertising…
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CAN IS RELIGIONISING POLITICS

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has begun subterranean mobilization of Christians in the country in preparation for the 2019 general elections. In CAN’s most recent election-related stunt, particularly on social media, Christians were instructed to shun Muslim candidates (especially President Muhammadu Buhari) and to vote massively for Christian candidates instead. The Muslim Rights Concern…
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THE SAGGING SAGA

THE SAGGING SAGA BY SANNI KAY. YUSUF The origin of sagging suffices a reason to despise the nonsensical style. The manner in which the style is carried out is enough a factor to shun the rubbish. The calibre of fellows the dress is common with is enough a propellant to distance oneself from the apparent…
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Another Step Taken – Knowislam.com.ng

AlhamduliLlah, at knowislam.com.ng, we have taken another step in bringing pristine Islam closer to the people in a world where rationalists, modernists and liberals are the representatives of the Deen in the sight of non-Muslims. Earlier, we stated our intent to make the website available for scholars of the deen who are on the Qur’an…
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CHEATING AND DECEPTION

CHEATING and DECEPTION Cheating and deception are despicable characteristics that are beneath a decent person. Intentionally distorting the truth in order to mislead others contradicts the values of honesty, which requires an attitude of sincerity, straightforwardness, and fairness that leaves no room for cheating, lying, trickery, or deceit. There are many texts from the Qur’an…
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