Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

Abraham was Neither a Jew Nor a Christian

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 65-68 We have learned in the previous ayaat the background of the revelation of these ayaat. It is important that we keep the context in mind when studying the Qur’an, in sha Allah. A Christian delegation from Najran had come… Continue reading Abraham was Neither a Jew Nor a Christian

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Challenge to the Mubahalah

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 61-63 Next, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala narrates a dialogue between Prophet Muhammad salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam and a delegation from Najran (Yemen). A Little Background The reason for the revelation of these ayaat in Surah Aal-Imran from the beginning until… Continue reading The Challenge to the Mubahalah

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Similarities between the Creation of Prophet Adam and ‘Eesa [Jesus]

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 59-60 In the previous ayaat, we learned the truth about Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] ‘alayhi salaam. We learned about his miraculous birth, his mother was a pious lady, he was a servant of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala and “not” His son… Continue reading The Similarities between the Creation of Prophet Adam and ‘Eesa [Jesus]

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] was not Crucified, He is Alive and with Allah

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 55-58 This is in continuation of the last ayah, where the incident of Prophet Eesa (AS) being risen to the heavens was mentioned. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, “O Eesa [Jesus], indeed I will take you and raise you to… Continue reading Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] was not Crucified, He is Alive and with Allah

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Disciples Give Their Support to Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus]

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 52-54 ‘Eesa ‘alayhi salaam had been doing Da’wah to the Children of Israel but when they changed their ways, denied him and killed Prophet Zakariyya (AS) and Yahya (AS), he asked his people for help. This is similar to Prophet… Continue reading The Disciples Give Their Support to Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus]

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Description of Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] in the Qur’an

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 48-51 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala continues to narrate to Mariam (AS) some of the character traits that her miraculous child will have. He will have the knowledge of the Book sent to Musa ‘alayhi salaam – the Torah, and also… Continue reading The Description of Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] in the Qur’an

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Birth of Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] and His Character Traits

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 45-47 This ayah contains the glad tidings of the birth of Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] ‘alayhi salaam. The angels descended and informed Mariam (AS) that she would give birth to a mighty son who will have a great future. A son… Continue reading The Birth of Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] and His Character Traits

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 116 – 117

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Refuting the Claim that Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala has begotten a Son These ayaat refute the Christians, the Jews and the Arab idolaters who claimed that the angels are Allah’s daughters. The Jews claimed that Prophet Uzayr [Ezra] ‘alayhi salaam was the son of… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 116 – 117

Al-Maidah · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 119 and 120

Only Truth will Benefit on The Day of Resurrection After listening to what Prophet Eesa [Jesus] aalyhi salaam has to say on his behalf, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala gives a reply. He says, قَالَ اللَّهُ هَـذَا يَوْمُ يَنفَعُ الصَّـدِقِينَ صِدْقُهُمْ لَهُمْ جَنَّـتٌ تَجْرِى مِن تَحْتِهَا الاٌّنْهَـرُ خَـلِدِينَ فِيهَآ أَبَداً رَّضِىَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُمْ وَرَضُواْ عَنْهُ ذلِكَ… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 119 and 120

Al-Maidah · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 118

In Ayah 117, we learned that on the Day of Judgment Prophet Eesa [Jesus] aalyhi salaam would reject shirk [associating partners with Allah] and affirm Tawheed [oneness of Allah]. Continuing his dialogue with Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala he says, إِن تُعَذِّبْهُمْ فَإِنَّهُمْ عِبَادُكَ وَإِن تَغْفِرْ لَهُمْ فَإِنَّكَ أَنتَ الْعَزِيزُ الْحَكِيمُ “If You punish them, they… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 118