Innovation in Religion – A Closer Look

In this day and age of throwing terms around that many don’t have a  good handle on the meanings of, it is a requirement that one understands what their speaking about. We live during a time that many Muslims are issuing judgments and declaring rulings left, right and centre, yet not understanding the inner workings…

My Way or Hell’s Way

I can hypothetically bet, and win this bet, that just about every single Muslim that is reading these words would have at least heard, if not directly been warned, that such and such scholar is a deviant, or a Sufi, or an Ash’ari, or a Matouridi, or a Wahhabi, or a Salafi, or a this…

How Is Your Heart?

God says in the Quran: (يوم لا ينفع مال ولا بنون إلا من أتى الله بقلب سليم) (On the Day in which no wealth or children will benefit a person except for the one who comes with a sound heart) The Prophet peace be upon him says in a sound narration: (ألا إن في الجسد…

The Delusional Salafi

I have a question that I still can’t find the answer to. Since when did 1400 years of traditional Islamic scholarship, with a countless number of traditional Muslim scholars coming from as far east as China, and going as far west as Andalusia, have been reduced to 7 individuals? I’m speaking from a personal experience…