Category: Islamic Question & Answer

Women as Wives

Allah, the Exalted, says in the Glorious Qur’an: (Among His signs is that He created for you wives from among yourselves, that you may find tranquility in them, and He has put between you affection and mercy.) [30:21] One of the great signs of the Benevolence, Mercy and Power of Allah, the Exalted, is that […]

Islam and Homosexuality

The Qur’an and Homosexuality: There are five references in the Qur’an which have been cited as referring to gay and lesbian behavior. Some obviously deal with effeminate men and “masculine women.” The two main references to homosexual behavior are: “We also sent Lut : He said to his people : “Do ye commit lewdness such […]

Life & Death

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. Life and death are two clear and obvious facts; everyone knows that and no one disputes these two facts; the knowledgeable or the ignorant, the believer or the non-believer does not doubt these two facts. The Qur’an has mentioned these two recurring facts in many of […]

The Islamic Brotherhood

Rights and Responsibilities(Friday speech delivered by Imam Mohamed Baianonie at the Islamic Center or Raleigh, NC on October 10, 2003) Allah (S.W.T.) declared in the Noble Qur’an the nature of the relationship between Muslims, what can be translated, “The believers are nothing else than brothers…” {Verse 10, Surat Al-Hujurat} Islam does not want people to […]