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Faith is Believing, Not Feeling – Dr. Ingrid Mattson

There may be times when we feel that we aren’t benefiting from our faith. But true faith is when we still believe that Allah will do what He has promised. In this address, Dr. Ingrid Mattson explains this concept in relation to the believer’s heart, mind, and actions. How can Faith Benefit Me? If faith […]

Ustadha Zaynab Ansari on Women of the Quran: Aasiyah

Ustadha Zaynab Ansari, in partnership with Muslimah Media, speaks in a 6-part series about women who are documented in the Quran. Aasiyah, wife of the Pharaoh Aasiyah is significant in many ways. Firstly, she is connected to Prophet Musa, one of the five greatest Prophets and the most-mentioned in the Quran. She played a huge […]

Iman Beyond the Masjid by Shaykh Ahmed Abdo

What is Iman beyond the masjid? Look to the Messenger of God, peace and blessings upon him, and he will light the way, says Shaykh Ahmed Abdo. If the light of the sinning believer was revealed the light would envelop the entire universe, what then of the light of the Muslim who is in obedience? […]

How Can I Recover My Faith?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum An incident in my life has made me question my faith. Since I have tried everything (prayers, youtube lectures…) to regain it but to no avail. How can I recover my faith? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam. Jazakum Allah khayr for writing in. May Allah bring you ease in […]

Faith and Certitude – Ramadan Renewal Xtra

Struggling to keep on top of your podcast subscriptions? SeekersHub Ramadan Renewal Xtra offers you a bitesize summary of each night’s lessons at SeekersHub Toronto this Ramadan. Catch up on the essential lessons, captured by our media team in this special episode.

What Should I Know in Order to Enter Heaven If I Have Never Heard About Islam?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum What is absolutely necessary for a person to know before knowing about revelation in order to enter Heaven? Is there any knowledge that is obligatory to know even though one has never heard of Islam? Answer: assalamu alaykum Yes, there is a difference of opinion between the […]

Faith and Certitude: A Comprehensive SeekersHub Reader

Faith and certitude forms the second chapter of Imam Al-Ghazali’s seminal work, the Ihya, which is widely regarded as the greatest work on Islamic spirituality in the world. Here, we share some of the best SeekersHub resources available on this subject plus video recordings from SeekersHub Toronto, where live sessions will be held everyday this Ramadan. VIDEO: The Sweetness […]

I Live a Life of Ease. Does Allah Not Love Me?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I have recently watched some Islamic lectures stating that the more Allah loves a person, the more trials they face. However, I don’t face any trials. I asked for easy child labour, and it was relatively painless. I once lost a job, only to be offered […]

Can You Help Me Get My Faith Back?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I’ve lived as an abused woman under an abusive man. He used the power given to him by Allah to make my life hell. I was told by people of knowledge to have patience and tolerate him as he is my ticket to heaven. The small […]

I Have So Many Doubts That I Am Afraid to Loose My Faith. What Can I Do?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I have some many doubts that I am afraid to loose my faith. What can I do? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullah, You are a Muslim, and the thoughts you are experiencing are mere doubts which do not affect your faith, nor are you responsible for them. […]