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Jul26

Verses and Hadiths on remembering death

By: Al Imam Al Nawawi Source: Gardens of the Righteous Allah Almighty says, “Every self will taste death. You will be paid your wages in full on the Day of Rising. Anyone who is distanced from the Fire and admitted to the Garden, has triumphed. The life of this world is only the enjoyment of delusion,” (3:185) and the Almighty says, “No self knows what it will earn tomorrow and no self knows in what land it will die.” (W31:33; H31:34) The Almighty says, “When their specified time arrives, they cannot delay it for a single hour nor can they bring it forward,” (16:61) and the Almighty says, “O you who believe! Do not let your wealth or children...

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Jul26

America: Why bad news for one Muslim is bad news for all

By: Muniba Saleem, University of Michigan Source: The Conversation On the morning of June 12, as details emerged from a shooting at an Orlando nightclub, Muslim Americans across the country likely reacted with horror, while secretly hoping that the shooter wouldn’t turn out to be one of them. Many had gone through the same roller coaster of emotions after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and the San Bernardino shootings. Muslim Americans have become accustomed to this pattern whenever there’s an attack with a Muslim perpetrator. Media outlets will debate whether or not Islam justifies violence, while sounding alarm bells about the extent of homegrown radicalism. At the same time,...

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Jul26

France: 2 assailants killed in attack on Church

By: VOA News Source: VOA News Two attackers in France are dead after they used knives to take several people hostage in a church near Normandy, French security officials said. Police have confirmed that one hostage was killed during the attack. The motives and identities of the attackers are not yet known. French Interior Minister Bernard Cazenevue is on his way to the scene of the attack in the town of Saint-Etienne-en-Pouvray, a security official...

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