Posts Tagged ‘Earth’

Beautiful Patience

By Adnan Majid By its own admission, the Qur’an contains verses known as mutashābihāt or allegorical – verses with no definite interpretation whose ultimate meaning is known only to God (Qur’an 3:7). Despite this, however, the beautiful imagery of these verses never ceases to inspire us towards a deeper remembrance of God. One such verse […]

Honoring Allah’s Creation: Fish

By Reem Rahman Despite the constant talk about global climate change, it’s still not an issue Americans are very concerned about. A recent public poll by Pew finds that climate change rates dead last, as number 20 of the 20 big issues of concern to Americans (NPR story). This all despite the Copenhagen summit, which […]

The Description of Allah’s Blessings

Allah says in the Qur’an, أَلَمْ تَرَوْا أَنَّ اللَّهَ سَخَّرَ لَكُم مَّا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَمَا فِي الْأَرْضِ وَأَسْبَغَ عَلَيْكُمْ نِعَمَهُ ظَاهِرَةً وَبَاطِنَةً وَمِنَ النَّاسِ مَن يُجَادِلُ فِي اللَّهِ بِغَيْرِ عِلْمٍ وَلَا هُدًى وَلَا كِتَابٍ مُّنِيرٍ Do you not see that Allah has made subject to you whatever is in the heavens and whatever is in […]

Seeing the Signs: Finding God through Nature

This is part of a series of posts entitled “Muslims Making a Difference,” featuring Muslims benefiting society at different levels. To nominate someone to be profiled, please email their name, contact info and bio to: feedback[at]suhaibwebb[dot]com. This month we are spotlighting DC Green Muslims, a network of Muslims working proactively to help their communities understand and […]