Tag: Fight

“Those Who Emigrated For The Cause Of Allah And Then Were Killed…” – Surah 22:58

Analysing Verses 22:58 And those who emigrated for the cause of Allah and then were killed or died – Allah will surely provide for them a good provision. And indeed, it is Allah who is the best of providers. 22:60 That [is so]. And whoever responds [to injustice] with the equivalent of that with which… Read More ›

“It Is Not For The Believers To Go Forth To Battle All At Once…” – Quran 9:122

Background This verse was revealed concerning the expedition to Tabuk (Tafsir ibn Kathir and Ibn Juzayy). For more information why the expedition of Tabuk took place, please read the following article for its historical context: “Answering Jihad: ‘Fight Against Those Who Do Not Believe’ – Quran 9:29“. Analysing Verse “And it is not for the… Read More ›

Jihad: “Strive Against The Disbelievers And The Hypocrites…” – Surah 66:9

Background This verse was revealed in Madinah (Mawdudi). Analysing Verse “O Prophet, strive against the disbelievers and the hypocrites and be harsh upon them. And their refuge is Hell, and wretched is the destination.” – Quran 66:9 Related Article: ‘Strive’ Quran 66:9 These similar words are used in Surah Tawbah (9), verse 73 (see here:… Read More ›

“Others Fighting For The Cause Of Allah…” – Surah 73:20

Background This is a Makkan verse (Tafsir Ibn kathir). Fighting was only legislated when the Muslims were exiled out of Makkah to Madinah. However, there other scholars who are of the opinion that it was revealed in Madinah (Mawdudi and Abdullah Yusuf Ali). Analysing Verse “Indeed, your Lord knows, [O Muhammad], that you stand [in… Read More ›

Muslim Viciously Beaten By Gang While Shopping In Stockport

  Manchester Evening News reports on a Muslim nurse who was viciously beaten by a gang whilst shopping in Stockport late last week. Qaiser Ahmed was shopping in Stockport town centre with his wife, Farah, last Friday when he stepped out of a shop to use his mobile phone. As he did so, a young… Read More ›