How Should We Understand the Relation Between Umar and the Verse Regarding Hijab?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I have encountered several narrations of Umar, May Allah be pleased with him, coming across one of the wives of the prophet relieving herself in the night and the verse of hijab being revealed soon after. This is a point of pain for me, because my Iman […]

Three Different Role Models With The Same Intention, by Shaykh Faid

Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said describes three different role models from amongst the companions of the Prophet Muhammad, who each chose a slightly different path to Allah. Bismillah-ir Rahman-ir Raheem Allah Most High taught us in the Qur’an to ask Him for the greatest of achievements, and Him telling us this is a mercy from Allah […]

How Umar Entered Islam – Studying the Life of the Prophet ﷺ – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

In the weekly class, Studying the Life of the Prophet ﷺ Shaykh Faraz Rabbani covered the conversion story of Sayyiduna Umar ibn al-Khattab in some detail. He shared background to the conversion: (1) How Sayyiduna Umar—one of the greatest enemies of Islam before his conversion—had key qualities of character that gave him the potential both […]