Archives: Belief in the Messengers

Do Prophets sin? Do they need forgiveness?

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

I have been told by someone claiming to be a Muslim that all God’s prophets, including Mohammed, were without sin, (perfect), never requiring forgiveness. Is this a view held officially by Islam as a whole?   Praise be to Allaah. We thank you for sending this question in an effort to find the right answer • Read More »

Muslim view of Ibraaheem (upon whom be peace) and the Tawraat (Torah)

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in Divinely-revealed Books, Belief in the Messengers.

Why does Islam ,believing that its roots lie with abraham ,nonetheless not believe in the veracity of hebrew scriptures?   Praise be to Allaah. Muslims believe in all the Prophets and Messengers without exception; whoever denies any Prophet is a disbeliever. Muslims believe in all the Books that were revealed by Allaah to His Prophets, • Read More »

How the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) saw in this world some events of the Hereafter

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

My Question is if Judgement day has not occurred yet and no one is in Hell or Paradise how is it that the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessing be upon him) saw people being punished in Hell already and the prophets, children, and people already in Paradise.   Praise be to Allaah. How the Prophet • Read More »

Are the Prophets Equal?

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

I help teach a group of girls about Islam once a week. This past week, one of the girls asked me the following question to which I was not able to reply and I told her that I would look it up or ask someone. The question was: Are all the prophets considered equal? If • Read More »

Was the Prophet Created From Light?

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

Most people think that things were created from the light of Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) and that his light was created from the light of Allaah. They narrate, “I am the light of Allaah and everything is from my light” and also, “The first thing that Allaah created was the • Read More »

Which Son was to be Sacrificed?

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

I understand that Prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him) intended to sacrifice his son, Prophet Ishmail (pbuh), according to Muslim belief. However, a non-Muslim that I had a discussion with pointed out that this is not mentioned in the Quran. Upon investigating this matter, it seems that the Quran is ambiguous as to which son • Read More »

A brief look at Moosa (peace be upon him)

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

We would like a brief description of Moosa (peace be upon him) and his people.   Praise be to Allaah. ·     Allaah sent revelation to Moosa ibn ‘Imraan (peace be upon him) and sent him to the Children of Israel to call them to worship Allaah alone, as He says (interpretation of the meaning): “And • Read More »

Ibraaheem (peace be upon him)

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

Could you give us some information about the Prophet Ibraaheem (peace be upon him)?   Praise be to Allaah. Allaah sent His Prophet Ibraaheem (peace be upon him) and ordained among his offspring Prophethood and the Book (al-‘Ankaboot 29:27). “And mention in the Book (the Qur’aan) Ibraaheem (Abraham). Verily, he was a man of truth, • Read More »

Nooh (peace be upon him)

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

I would like to have some information about the Prophet of Allaah Nooh (peace be upon him).   Praise be to Allaah. Allaah chose Messengers and Prophets from among the sons of Adam, as He says (interpretation of the meaning): “Allaah chose Adam, Nooh (Noah). the family of Ibraaheem (Abraham) and the family of ‘Imraan • Read More »

Belief in the Books and Messengers

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers.

Who are the Prophets who were sent by Allaah? What are the Books which were sent down with them?   Praise be to Allaah. When Allaah sent Adam down to the earth and his descendents spread out, He did not forsake them. Rather He gave them provision and sent down to him and his descendents • Read More »

The reason why there is no picture of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him)

June 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Messengers, Images and image-making.

why is it that there isn’t a picture available of the prophet Muhammed[pbuh] anywhere in the world?   Praise be to Allaah. Islam came to prevent all means that may lead to shirk or the association of others in worship with Allaah. Among these means is the making of images, so sharee’ah forbids making images, • Read More »