Why Did Allah Create Humans With The Potential For Evil?

When Allah first told the angels that He was going to place Adam as a Khalifa (vicegerent) on earth, the angels asked Him, “Would you place in it one who spreads corruption and who sheds blood?” Given the state of humanity, this is a profound question. How did the angels know? And why was it […]

What Is the Wisdom Behind Allah’s Creating the Evil Eye?

Answered by SeekersHub Answers Service Question: Assalam alaykum, Why has Allah created evil eye? It sometimes harms innocents too and can drag someone to death. Is there any wisdom in this? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Merciful and Compassionate Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullah I pray this finds you in the best of health […]

The Problem of Evil and a Summarized Islamic Response

Answered by Faraz A. Khan Question: Looking at the course of human history, one can’t help but realize that things like war, violence, aggression, and killing exist because they are a natural symptom of our characteristics as defined by Allah (SWT).   How do I respect Allah (SWT) knowing that He has deliberately created conditions […]