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    Obama: 'We tortured some folks'

    That movie about killing Bin Laden showed an Arab guy getting tortured until he gave good intelligence when in reality he only gave false intelligence. Unfortunetly a lot of ignorant Americans think it's OK to torture people unless it's them (white Americans).
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    Best Quran for new muslim English Speaking

    I really like "The Message of the Quran" (Muhammad Asad) and the "Yusuf Ali" commentary (Tafsir). Check them out and tell me what you think, Please.
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    Interesting Start With Allah - an application that'll bring you closer to the Lord (Android)

    MashAllah on creating this APP, and helping others get closer to Allah!!!!
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    Interesting Avoiding a sin by making a promise to Allah.

    oops, Sister- So do you have a source, I heard only the first part was accurate. not "the rest will be in..."
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    73 Sects - This Hadith is weak and misused Must Watch

    So you can only put video links in the video section or on other forums???
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    Follow Emily as She Reads Through the Quran! :-)

    Youtube: DVjRRFfv-Aw cOpFr23xpVM
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    Follow Emily as She Reads Through the Quran! :-)

    Sallam sister Emily, this is from: "The Message of the Quran" Muhammad Asad, (it's a commentary/tafsir). There's usually Ayas (verses) of Judgement, then Ayas of MERCY. * v.6 : In contrast with the frequently occurring term al-kāfirūn (“those who deny the truth”), the use of the past tense in...
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    Thread for People Unsure if They Want to Revert

    It happened over a period of time. I read up on Islam for a while. I remember when I first read the Quran. By the time I finished Al-Bakarah(Surah 2) I knew in my heart I was a Muslim.
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    Follow Emily as She Reads Through the Quran! :-)

    Thee do we worship, and Thine aid we seek. C21. On realizing in our souls God's love and care, His grace and mercy, and His power and justice (as Ruler of the Day of Judgment), the immediate result is that we bend in the act of worship, and see both our shortcomings and His all-sufficient...
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    Follow Emily as She Reads Through the Quran! :-)

    [96:1] READ in the name of thy Sustainer, who has created – Sallams Sister Emily, I would be interested in your thoughts as You discover Islam. Mashallah
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    Brothers quranic verse

    * v.1 : Lit., “and your enemies” – implying that people who deliberately reject God’s messages are ipso facto inimical to those who believe in them. * Historically, this is a reference to the forced emigration of the Prophet and his followers from Mecca to Medina. In a more general sense...