Tag: Tabuk

Surah 9:29 – Tabuk | Response To ‘Religion Of Peace’

The site Religion Of Peace (TROP), the founder is Glen Roberts – this notorious Christian missionary has written an article in response to our piece on Quran 9:29 which can be see here: “Answering Jihad: ‘Fight Against Those Who Do Not Believe’ – Quran 9:29” This missionary has been publishing anti-Muslim and Islam articles for… Read More ›

Banu Asfar: Jadd B. Qays And The ‘Blonde Women’ Claim

Kaleef K. Karim In this article, we seek to once again analyse the Banu Asfar (Byzantine) affair in connection with Surah 9:49. In the first piece we argued and presented historical evidence that the Tabuk expedition took place as a result of the impending army of the Banu Asfar, who were prepared and came southwards,… Read More ›

Muhammed, “Blonde Women” And Quran 9:49

A missionary has written an article on ‘Blonde women’ in relation to Quran 9:49. We won’t mention his name. We will deal with his claims point by point. In the article, he quotes two commentaries in connection to Surah 9:49. The first commentary is from Tafsir al-Tabari: “Among them is (many) a man who says:… Read More ›

Surah 9:29 And Tabuk

Surah 9:29 has been misunderstood and abused a lot by critics who have no knowledge why the verse was revealed. When was it revealed and for who? Historically speaking, we are certain with the evidences that this verse was revealed concerning the Tabuk expedition. We argued extensively in previous articles, which can be seen here,… Read More ›

Surah 9:49 And “The Blonde Women”

Kaleef K. Karim Content: 1. Introduction 2. Background: Surah 9:49 3. Banu Asfar’s Impending Army 4. The Report of Jadd b. Qais, And Excuse of Staying 5. Where is “Enslavement of the Blonde Women”? 6. Conclusion 1. Introduction It is really worrying how some Christian missionaries use our Quran and Hadith text to deliberately and… Read More ›

“They Could Not Find Something To Spend [For The Cause Of Allah]” – Surah 9:92

Background These verses relate to the expedition of Tabuk, confronting the Byzantine army. For more information on the battle of Tabuk, please click on the following article: “Answering Jihad: ‘Fight Against Those Who Do Not Believe’ – Quran 9:29” Analysing Verses 9:91 There is not upon the weak or upon the ill or upon those… 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 ›

Battle Of Tabuk: Quran 9:81-88

Background These verses relate to when the Muslims went out to the expedition Tabuk expedition (Tafsir al-Jalalayn, Tanwir al-Miqbas min Tafsir Ibn ‘Abbas, Tafsir Ibn Kathir and Ibn Juzayy). Wherein the Muslims had to face a large army of the Byzantine (Roman) empire who had assembled in order to attack the Muslim community: ‘Answering Jihad:… Read More ›

Tabuk Expedition: Surah 9:120

Background This verse relates to the hypocrites who are getting admonished by God for not participating in the expedition of Tabuk (Tafsir Ibn Kathir and Ibn Juzayy). For more information on the expedition of Tabuk, please read the following article: “Answering Jihad: ‘Fight Against Those Who Do Not Believe’ – Quran 9:29” Analysing Verse “It… Read More ›

“Fight Those Disbelievers Who Are Near You…” – Surah 9:123

Background This verse was one of the last verses revealed. It refers to the expedition of Tabuk (Ibn Juzayy, Ibn Kathir, Tabari, al-Zamakhshari, and Ma’riful Quran by Mufti Shafi’i). For further information why the expedition of Tabuk took place, please read the following article: “Answering Jihad: ‘Fight Against Those Who Do Not Believe’ – Quran… Read More ›

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