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Muadh ibn Jabal: The Honest Emissary of Islam

Muadh ibn Jabal (may Allah be pleased with him) was a young man growing up in Yathrib [Madinah today] as the light of guidance and truth began to spread over the Arabian peninsula. He was a handsome and imposing character with black eyes and curly hair and immediately impressed whoever he met. He was already distinguished for the sharpness of his intelligence among young men of his own age. The young Muadh became a Muslim at the hands of Musab ibn Umayr, the da’iy (missionary) whom the Prophet (peace be upon him) had sent to Yathrib before the hijrah. Muadh was among the seventy-two Yathribites who traveled to Makkah, one year before the hijrah, and Read more ...

Friday Khutbah (Sermons) : The Hijrah

Friday Khutbah (Sermons) : The Hijrah - by Imam Al-Madinah al-Munawarrah ‘Ali Abd-ur-Rahman al-Hudhaifi from the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah, Muharram 12, 1422 (April 6, 2001) The Transcript:   All praise is due to Allah, the Subduer. I testify that there is no deity worthy of worship except Allah and I testify that Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) is His slave and Messenger. Fellow Muslims! Fear Allah as He should be feared that you may prosper in this world and the hereafter. Fellow Muslims! The fulfillment of one's religious obligations and aspiration for lofty goals takes a great personal effort, and the sacrifice of one's time Read more ...