Why does the Quran use the term “we” in its ayats? Many non-believers believe that this may be in reference to Jesus? Praise be to Allaah. It is a feature of literary style in Arabic that a person may refer to himself by the pronoun nahnu (we) for respect or glorification. He may also use the • Read More »
Archives: Quraanic Exegesis
Commentary on the verse “so wherever you turn (yourselves or your faces) there is the Face of Allaah”June 22, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Names and Attributes of Allaah, Quraanic Exegesis.
Could you explain the following ayaah? If Allah is above the heavens, why is Allah face there wherever you face? I am only asking this because I was explaining that Allah was above the heavens to somebody, and he qouted this ayah; I could not respond to him after that. Al-Baqarah – 2:115 And to • Read More »
A non muslim wants to know the reason why the quran was also revealed in reported speeches. An example is where Allah says in Al Inshiqaq vs 24.And Allah knows best what they gather( of good and bad deeds). That is Allah mentioning his name in terms of 2nd person. Praise be to Allah.The • Read More »
The hadeeth about Adam’s tawassul by the Prophet, and the meaning of the verse “And seek the means of approach to Him”June 22, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: (Unity of) Divine Lordship, Quraanic Exegesis, Shirk and its different forms.
I hope that you can explain to me the meaning of the verse (interpretation of the meaning): “O you who believe! Do your duty to Allaah and fear Him. And seek the means of approach to Him” [al-Maa’idah 5:35] That is so that we may refute what the Sufis say about tawassul, because some of • Read More »
I want to know that Quran says that only Allah knows the Unseen. But i found out in a hadith that Prophet PBUH told us that Jinn the fortuneteller a part of truth and then fortune teller mix it with a hundred lies and tells to us , In another hadiths Prophet PBUH tells us • Read More »
I read that one of the favours of Allaah is that He will raise the status of children in Paradise to that of their parents who are higher than them, and that on this basis the children of the Companions will be raised to the status of their fathers, and grandchildren will be raised to • Read More »
Assalamu’alaikum wbt Brother, I would like to seek your assistance in translating the tafsir of surah 55 ayat 33(Since I do not know Arabic): “33. O ye assembly of Jinns and men! if it be ye can pass beyond the zones of the heavens and the earth pass ye! not without authority shall ye be • Read More »
Are the “immortal boys” or “boys of everlasting youth” Muslim children who died in infancy?. Praise be to Allaah.Allaah says concerning the people of Paradise (interpretation of the meaning): “Immortal boys will go around them (serving)” [al-Waaqi’ah 56:17] And Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “And round about them will (serve) boys of everlasting • Read More »
He is asking about the grammar of the word al-Saabi’oon and how we can refute those who say that it is a grammatical error in the Qur’aanJune 12, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in Divinely-revealed Books, Quraanic Exegesis.
I would like to know about the grammar of the word al-saabi’oon in Soorat al-Maa’idah. Why does it appear in the nominative form (al-saabi’oon ) when it appears in another soorah in the accusative (al-saabi’een ), although the syntax in both passages is very similar? This was the cause of a great argument between myself • Read More »