The Commandments of Islam | Part 2

Islam, however, has prescribed some guidelines and principles which must be followed when enjoining good and prohibiting evil. From them are the following: The one who takes up this task must be knowledgeable about what he enjoins or prohibits, so that he…

The Commandments of Islam | Part 1

The following are examples of what Islam has commanded: [1] Justice and equity. Allah (SWT) says: Verily, Allah enjoins justice and doing deeds of righteousness perfectly, and giving (help) to kith and kin; and forbids all licentious acts, evil, and oppression, He…

The Moral Aspect of Islam | Part 1

Islam has perfected the morals and elevated them to a high standard. The Prophet (ﷺ) said: “I have been raised to perfect and complete righteous character and morals.” [al-Haakim] Islam encourages and commands with every good manner, and prohibits and warns against…

The Social Aspect of Islam | Part 5

Rights Related to Employment In regards to work and employment, Islam introduced principles and guidelines which define the relationship between the employer and the employed. The Rights of the Employed Islam enjoins that the relationship between employer and employee should be based…

The Foundations of Faith | Part 4

Tawḥīd al-‘Ulūhiyyah as the Core of All Divine Missions There is no doubt that believing in Allah as the only God who is worthy of worship is the greatest of all principles. It is also the most perfect, most superior, and most…