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Section Ya-Seen – Part 25

Section Ya-Seen – Part 25

We will continue with the next few verses of Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an. We last investigated verse 77 mentioning that man should question and realize that he was created from a single cell. We had discussed why human beings become fierce adversaries to their Creator, i.e. man openly challenges and becomes a fierce adversary […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 24

Section Ya-Seen – Part 24

We will continue to study Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an and try to apply the message as much as we can to our living right now. We talked about how everything is created “singlehandedly” by God for all beings to enjoy. In the creation of things, this Creator is manifesting His Absolute qualities. The Qur’an […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 23

Section Ya-Seen – Part 23

We will continue with our discussion of Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an where we last investigated verses that mentioned how God creates everything for our benefit directly, i.e. single handedly. Everything is prepared perfectly and offered to us as a gift. Despite all these gifts, we may not appreciate God’s work, His creations which are […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 22

Section Ya-Seen – Part 22

We will continue with our study of Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an where we last investigated the verse emphasizing the various benefits we receive in our living and asking the reader, “Will they not be grateful?” We must realize that everything is prepared for us for which we must be grateful to the One providing […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 21

Section Ya-Seen – Part 21

  We will continue with the following verse from Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an from where we last left off mentioning the many benefits we experience in this universe: وَذَلَّلْنَـٰهَا لَهُمْ فَمِنْهَا رَكُوبُهُمْ وَمِنْهَا يَأْكُلُونَ  36:72 And We have subjected them to men’s will, so that some of them they may use for riding and […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 20

Section Ya-Seen – Part 20

We are now on the last page of Section Ya-Sin which has many beneficial principles to understand belief matters. It relates to how we should benefit from the message of the Qur’an to confirm the pillars of belief, particularly the hereafter, and how we should get to know who our Creator is. Traditionally this section […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 19

Section Ya-Seen – Part 19

We will continue to study section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an from where we last left off and investigate the following verse: وَلَوْ نَشَآءُ لَطَمَسْنَا عَلَىٰٓ أَعْيُنِهِمْ فَٱسْتَبَقُوا۟ ٱلصِّرَٰطَ فَأَنَّىٰ يُبْصِرُونَ 36:66 Had it been Our will, We could have taken away their sight. They would have struggled to find the way, but how could they […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 18

Section Ya-Seen – Part 18

We will continue with our study of Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an from where we last left off. The last few verses described the consequence of unbelief. Anyone that denies the truth by either not paying attention to it or knowingly rejecting it would suffer the consequences here in their feelings and in the next […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 17

Section Ya-Seen – Part 17

We will continue with our study of Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an where we last investigated the verses mentioning the separation of believers from the disbelievers. The verses are warning not to follow Satan’s whisperings and influence which pushes man away from reality and from worshiping God. I was encouraged to use reasoning to make […]

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Section Ya-Seen – Part 16

Section Ya-Seen – Part 16

We will continue to study Section Ya-Seen of the Qur’an with a short summary of what we studied last. In verse 59, we looked at the mentioning of separation of the people of Paradise and Hell which is made in black and white terms; a clear distinction where there is nothing in between. We also […]

By April 3, 2024 Read More →