Tag: Banu Qurayza

Gavin Ashenden’s Anti-Islam Rhetoric Considered

Rev. Dr Gavin Ashenden is sadly given to unfairness and anti-Islam sound-bites when talking about Islam betraying his lack of contextualised understanding of Islam. I will interact with a few of his comments (in red) in this piece hopefully to the edification of Anglicans online (including Rev Ashenden who I do think is a mildly… Read More ›

Jewish Tribe Banu Qurayza – [Part 1]

Click to read this, a lot more detailed: Re-Examining Banu Qurayzah Incident The Banu Qurayza was a Jewish tribe which lived in Madinah and made a treaty with the Prophet Muhammad (p) that they will never assist enemies of the Prophet, 1400 years ago. This is exactly what the Qurayza did. Banu Qurayza broke treaties before… Read More ›

Quran 9:123 – ‘Fight Those Of The Unbelievers Who Are Near To You…’

Quran 9:123 – “O you who believe! fight those of the unbelievers who are near to you and let them find in you hardness.” Commentary on the Quran, Tanwir al-Miqbas min Tafsir Ibn Abbas mentions (below) that the above verse was revealed in order to fight the enemy, Banu Qurayza, a Jewish tribe who lived in… Read More ›