Tag: Muhammad

Are There Any Hadith Collections From Early Islam?

بِسۡمِ ٱللهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ Kaleef K. Karim Yes there are early Hadith collections. One of the claims hurled at Muslims by Christian missionaries and Hadith-rejecters are that they say, “there are no hadiths collections from early Islam”. According to them, Hadith came into existence 250 to 300 years after the Prophet Muhammed’s (p) demise. In… Read More ›

Refutation: Did The Prophet & His Companions Prohibit The Writing Of Hadiths? Part 2

بِسۡمِ ٱللهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ Kaleef K. Karim Did the prophet and his companions prohibit Hadiths being written down or did the companions discourage (prohibit) people from following Hadiths of Muhammed (p)? We shall find out as you read further. The quotes in red (below) are all from Shia (Rafida) website. Hadith-rejecters use these references as if… Read More ›

Refutation: Did the Prophet & his Companions Prohibit the writing of Hadiths? Part 1

بِسۡمِ ٱللهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ Kaleef K. Karim This article is a response to hadith-rejecters’s claims made that the Prophet Muhammed (p) and his companions forbade the writing of Hadiths. I will respond to all the Hadiths they cite as evidence and refute them one by one, God willing. Note, I will highlight in red the… Read More ›

Is Orthodox Shahada Shirk?

  Kaleef K. Karim No it’s not! It has come to my attention from some Hadith-rejecters and say that we Muslims (Sunnah) are ‘committing shirk’ for testifying that ‘Muhammed (p) is a Messenger of God’. The correct Shahada (according to Hadith-rejecters) is below. Surah 3:18 Allah witnesses that there is no deity except Him, and… Read More ›

The Messenger is more than just a Delivery-Man

بِسۡمِ ٱللهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ If the Messenger’s job was only to convey what is in the Quran and that is it. Why do we need  Muhammed (pbuh) a Human to do that? Couldn’t a Angel come down and deliver the message of the Quran? Couldn’t Allah just give every Bidoun a copy of the Quran? Why do… Read More ›

Was the Messenger a Delivery-Man?

بِسۡمِ ٱللهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ The Message and the Messenger Dr. Ahmad Shafaat: The question of the place of the Sunnah/Hadith in the work of the Prophet requires that we closely examine the nature of that work. What does it mean to say muhammad ar-rasul allah (Muhammad is the messenger of God)? Clearly a messenger’s work is to convey a… Read More ›