Aal-Imran · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Rise to Enjoin What is Good and Forbid What is Evil

Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 104 – 109 Ibn Katheer comments, “And let there be [arising] from you a nation…” means a nation that calls to righteousness, enjoins all that is good and forbids evil in the manner Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala commanded. They are the ones who will be successful. Ad-Dahhak said, “They are a… Continue reading Rise to Enjoin What is Good and Forbid What is Evil

Aal-Imran · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Hold Firmly the Rope of Allah

Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayah 103 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, وَاعْتَصِمُواْ بِحَبْلِ اللَّهِ جَمِيعاً وَلاَ تَفَرَّقُواْ “And hold firmly to the rope of Allah all together and do not become divided.” It was said that the rope of Allah refers to Allah’s covenant as Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala said in another ayah, ضُرِبَتْ عَلَيْهِمُ الذِّلَّةُ… Continue reading Hold Firmly the Rope of Allah

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Disputing after Witnessing the Signs indicates Deviation

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 213 In the previous ayaat, the love of the worldly life was identified as the reason for man’s deviation. The present ayaat point out another reason: disputing after witnessing clear signs. Since the creation of this world, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala… Continue reading Disputing after Witnessing the Signs indicates Deviation

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 114

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Only an Unjust prevents People from the Mosques Before we proceed with the explanation, note that the word masjid [mosque] in the ayah is not limited to a Muslim mosque. Rather, it encompasses all places of worship whether it be a mosque, synagogue or… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 114