Aqeedah (Theology) Archives - Page 3 of 3 - The Thinking Muslim

Aqeedah (Theology)

Qur’an: A Timeless Miracle. A Brief Look Into Its Miraculous Nature

The Qur'an

The Arabic word for miracle is Mu’jizah.  It comes from the root word ‘a-j-z, which means to be incapable of or to be weak.  Technically, in Islam, it is defined as acts performed by prophets of a miraculous nature that humans are incapable of imitating.1  Allah sent through various prophets, throughout time, specific miracles in …

Qur’an: A Timeless Miracle. A Brief Look Into Its Miraculous Nature Read More »

Modernism in Islam

By Jamaal al-Din Zarabozo WHAT IS MODERNISM AND WHERE DID IT COME FROM? We can relate, ideologically, the modernist movement spreading these days to one sect in the past. This sect is called the Muta’zila, which is dated back to the third Islamic century. Although those people accepted the Qur’an and Sunna they made ta’weel …

Modernism in Islam Read More »