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How do you know that Allah is the true god? I don't want a quote out of the Qur'an I want some personal situation(s) in your life. The moment you knew that he was god and trying to reach out to you.

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I personally find it hard to put into words what i want to say , but what i will do is quote from converts who have already written.

 

Note:Allah literally means "The God"

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After months of reading, talking with people, and a lot of soul searching, there was one event that I consider to be the determining factor in my becoming Muslim. I was standing in my son's room trying to pray. I had a book on Islam opened to the "how to pray" section. I was standing there in conflict with myself. I was not used to praying directly to God. All of my life I was taught to pray to Jesus, who would then tell God my prayer (or something like that). I was so scared that I was doing something wrong. I didn't want Jesus mad at me. At that moment, it hit me like a tidal wave. Did I really think that God would be upset at me for wanting to get closer to Him? Did I really believe that Jesus would be upset with me for trying to get closer to God? Isn't that what he wants me to do? God knows my intent. To this day, I believe it was God talking to me-that is how powerful the feeling and voice inside my head was. What did I have to fear?? How could I NOT convert to Islam? At that moment, I started crying and crying. It was what I needed to hear. I knew at that time that I had to convert to Islam. It felt right and nothing else mattered.

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Long but has many points u would like to know abt the validity of different gods

 

Note: Shirk meaning worshiping others along with Allah.

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Salaam Alai Kum warahamtullah,

 

Allah’s grace that I'm blessed with deen of Allah, I’m Mohammed Umar Rao from India, I embraced Islam 6 years back at age of 18.I wanted to share my story with you all perhaps this would make a difference for non Muslims to really think over to know what is the truth .I shared my story with 2 brothers, Allahamdulillah, they were convinced that my decision and choice is best, they started reading Quran and also embraced it few days back.

 

My Background:

 

I come from middle class orthodox Brahmin family; my parents worked in private firms (Mother: teacher, father: textile engineer). My religious education was at my maternal uncle place, that's how I became orthodox and whole family education was always been against muslims which was nailed in me deeply.

 

I was associated with RSS for few years, I always hated Muslims to extent that, In all public functions I wanted to give high volume for music sound boxes to ensure that Adhaan should not be heard at all.

 

I use to go round the town visiting all temples to complete my worship everyday.

 

I was liked, appreciated in family for being orthoduct and encouraged to do more.

 

My Meeting with Islam:

 

In my summer my mother asked me to work for a Muslim business firm, which I disagreed because from childhood I always hated Muslims. My mother stopped forcing me on this; I worked few summers with non-Muslim so I was able to satisfy my parents. Later, I quit that part time job because I did not like the job and started concentrating more on studies aiming for better job. Meantime, my mother, sisters worked 2 months in part time for this Muslim brother, They were highly impressed with him.

 

I always hated this person because I did not like the fact my people praising a Muslim whom I always hated. I was pushed/insulted of not being useful to family so I started working for same Muslim brother though I hated him before going. After getting in his shop I started hating more because the non Muslim employees of that shop embraced Islam, I took this challenge to teach him lesson claiming my religion is true from there I started doing comparative study with whatever common sense which Allah had blessed me then.

 

By now, in the verge to know more about Islam, I started reading English translation of holy Quran (Abdullah Yusuf Ali). This changed my entire student life; I was stuck with fear, doubts, I realized the fact that whatever I’m doing is wrong, my religion is all about imaginations/myths and false stories. I had many questions, doubts like where am I heading to, what should I do? What is my duty? Why message of truth has not reached all of us? So many things came in my mind, my entire student life went in this hunt of truth, I did not do that well in study but Allah's blessings that Allah made me score Good in all my exams.

 

I started digging more in what I use to believe on, I started questioning my parents, people around that who has seen God almighty to paint /make images of God, all answered me that none has seen God which is so true as its mentioned in many places in Quran, I started asking what is the origin of god? The 3 myths stories, which we use to believe broke my faith down, I would like to explain it here:

 

1. I was always use to do very Great shirk for Lord Ganesh who was my favorite (may Allah forgive it)

 

I started digging the origin of Ganesh who enjoyed my shirk, here it goes: he was created by "so called Goddess Paravthi" who is the wife of "so called Lord Shiva" ,one fine day Parvathi wanted to take bath and she creates this ganesh as her watch man giving him instruction as to not to allow anyone inside, ganesh is supposed to follow her orders at any given cost, ganesh agrees to this.

 

Now "so called Lord Shiva" comes home and finds this stranger standing at door, Shiva questions him, asks him to give way to get in but Ganesh do not allow Shiva as he was supposed to follow order of his mother Parvathi, "so called Lord Shiva" gets angry and chops the head of ganesh.

 

Now so called goddess comes out of bath and see that her son is killed,she gets angry and asks "so called Lord Shiva" to bring back his life,but "so called Lord Shiva" says he cannot do that but he gets head of elephant and gets the life for ganesh, so this is the origin of so called God Lord Ganesh.

 

I started questioning, why does goddess need bath? Goddess parvathi only wife of "so called Lord shiva" needs watchman while taking bath? Anyways,Lord Shiva who is creator of world can’t get life for which he killed ? how can such a god will resolve my problem ? If shiva did not know who comes to his home how will he know what happens to me in this world ?

If ganesh was not even able to save his own head, how can he protect me? Why should I belive and worship someone's fancy story ?

 

2. I was born in mysore and schooling was in same city, after failing with above I was disappointed, but I always went by history, so there’s hill in mysore I thought this Goddess will help me defeat this Muslim, so went ahead to collect some points to score, "so called Goddess Chamundeswari :

 

there was a demon in Mysore known as Mahi Sha Sura , he gets boon from Brahma who is creator of entire world after demon impresses so called Brahma with his meditation for many years,

 

Brahma asks demon what boon he wants ? demon seeks boon that he must be strongest on world and must live forever, none existing can kill him , brahma agrees and blessed this boon. Now this demon starts troubling entire world which includes other "so called gods", saints as well, now all so called gods council meets to get a resolution for this demon, brahma says he cannot take back the boon , now shiva gives a solution that , so called god Vishnu should become a girl, Shiva Vs Vishnu will have intercourse,therecomes the product "so called Goddess Chamundeswari , she kills him.

What a wild imagination ? so God can be fooled then ? so God can’t over power a demon ? what illogical belief we have.

 

I did same analysis with so called God Ram, he was unable to save his own wife ? how can he protect me ?

 

All these analysis made me realise God Almighty is high above our imagination and beyond our perception.

It made sense to come to this resolution after many years,that I'm created for a purpose with limited calliber,capcity, I can't imagine or grasp Almighty God as I've limitation.

 

 

I had little knowledge of Vedas (Hindu Holy book) which I learnt from my uncle , Vedas do not have any such things as we believed in all this images/idols, so now I was wondering whether we are following our religion as it has to be followed , Vedas says idol worship is forbidden , says “Na Kasya Prathima Asthi”, no where in Vedas says/teaches us to worship idols,though its corrupted now but to some extent it has similar teachings as Quran like oneness of God.

 

I also ventured in knowing what Christianity says, so that atleast I can defeat and get away with all these and get back to my studies to live normal life, when I heard Jesus is Son of God , I thought these Christians are our brothers as well , they are doing shirk too in one way , I did not take much time to stop wasting my time knowing it more,thought my journey so far finding truth I kept reading Quran , all answers were like as though it hit right me , few instances like :

 

When I asked my parents if Vedas is not saying to worship idols/images , why are we doing this ? my mom scolded me saying we are supposed to do it as our forefathers did it, the next day I read Quran I see a ayah in Al – Baqrah saying “ If truth has come to you ,will you still follow footsteps of fools who went before” , “we will not ask you about what they did , nor ask them about what you do , every soul has will get it has earned “ , (It may not be exact quote but it’s the summary ) ,when I read this I was shocked how can there be something which I just questioned my mom last night ? I did not disclosed to anyone about all these , this ayah seemed like directly hitting me deep inside.

 

First I stopped doing shirk as Allah says in Quran "I will forgive every sin to whom I want But Shirk has no forgiveness”. I stopped doing regular pooja (hindu ritual of worshiping their gods) what we do at home but I decided to make no further progress to become Muslim as I hated them. When I stopped doing pooja, My family strongly opposed me and questioned me, there use to fight between me and mom everyday at home for not doing pooja became everyday issue, though none in my family had ghuts to physically touch me, as I was very violent, angry young man, My Family (including my parents) humiliated me with all horrible words for not doing pooja, anyways they gave up after sometime thinking its issue with my age of Adoloscence, Though I decided to not make any progress to become Muslim, I wanted to know what more is there in Quran? Which I can do by not becoming Muslim.

 

There were few quotes from chapter Al Baqarah in which Allah says " There are few, who accept Islam wherever it profits them and not whole heartedly these are hyprocrites", Also chapter Al Maidah " I perfected your religion this day, I choose Islam for you, no other religion will be accepted by your Lord, Know that Allah is All wise”. I might not have worded the lines of Quran perfectly but the jist of those ayah, Then I was feared in myself that what thought runs in my mind is just in the book, This made my faith strong day by day that none can write this except the creator, As my feelings are only well known to my Almighty Creator, It did not take much time to climb next step of learning surah in english and start offering Salaah, fasting.

 

By grace of Allah, I started conveying message of Allah at my home with little knowledge I had, I wanted to complete my degree meantime I can buy time for conveying truth will make easy on long run to me and my family, But after my final year of diploma I was pushed to wall, when time came where I had no choice but to quit my family, my sister also embraced Islam,Allah made our ways easy to be firm on truth.

 

I isolated myself from the outside muslims, after my study on Islam, hindusim and little about Christianity, I decided to declare my faith to society keeping above sayings of Allah in Al maidah, I went to my principal of college asking his help so as to understand the impact of changing my name/certificates, I thought; since my principal of college is Muslim he will help me in some ways on this regard, But Allah knows what that person is, he came and told to my mother that I'm gone mad, crazy that I want to become Muslim and etc,which made my mother go really mad, she lost her control on mind, she became more of like mad with this shock of her only son getting out of family, grace of Allah, she was normal in day or 2, I was moved with emotion and I sweared my mother a lie that I will never become Muslim, I decided within me that I will never talk to any other Muslim on this regard, I knew very few muslims I thought good people are very very few and more muslims are like my principal, this is the reason I isolated to myself and decided that I cannot declare my faith because this would impact my mother to an extent that she will loose her life,During festivals my mother forced me with both emotion and threat so I used to conduct poojas but only I use to keep saying “Lanath Ullah” all the time while performing it, I had to do all this only for my mother’s sake, When I completed my study and after getting job, I said no for everything which is related to shirk, now my parents made a situation to either follow what they say or quit the house.... I had no fear of quitting my home and living without house/money or any such thing but I had fear my mom loosing her life or going mad again...I made duwah(prayed) to Allah in language I know saying " Allah you take care of my mother as I have no choice but to move out of house now”, Grace of Allah, me and my sister quit the house this way.

 

Allahamdulillah, Almighty Allah has kept my mother very healthy, this boosts my faith more and more every time I see my mother, As I take care of them and visit them almost every weekend, She respects me a lot for what I’m today.

 

My prayer(daily 5 times prayer), fasting was all hidden from society, parents etc, I did my prayers in my room without knowing what's the direction for qiblah, I prayed to Allah saying " I know nothing about Islam, but Allah u ordered in book to pray so I want to do this”, fasted without sahr, did not know when to break fast.... sometimes I forget I'm fasting I use to eat mid of day then I continued fasting consoling myself its a mistake and just seeing the sky and saying my lord a word of sorry, I did not knew time of sahr but I knew I can eat till I do not see difference between black and white, So I use to got to my terrace and keep eating bread/fruits with 2 (black/white, sometimes my T shirt helped me) threads in my hand, I never knew for 3 years what is taraweeh, I never knew for 3 years that I must get circumcised, I missed my jumma for 2 - 3 years, I use to make wudhu like I saw that person doing in his shop, I only knew that I must put water after attending nature call ...I continued like this for almost 3 years, I did not know what is qibalh for 2 - 3 years, had none to guide on all such things, I did prayer hoping Allah will listen to me regardless my direction and place.Allahamdulillah, No doubt Almighty has listened my prayers otherwise I wouldn’t have had come out of house and be Mohammed Umar today, this is how my progress been till date with grace of Allah.

 

By grace of Allah, I started conveying message of Allah at my home with little knowledge I had, I wanted to complete my B.E meantime conveying truth will make easy on long run to me and my family, But after my final year of diploma I was pushed to wall, when time came where I had no choice but to quit my family, my sister also embraced Islam and she joined me. We had to live out of our house for 1+ year without job, regular source of income, Allahamdulillah, Allah made our ways easy to be firm on truth.

 

As Allah says in Quran " If they say we believe, don't you think they will be tested".

 

Grace of Allah, Almighty Allah has choosen us there's nothing more required,

 

Over a period, Allahamdulillah, Allah opened doors of opportunities for us, I had quit my previous job as I was unable to perform my five times prayers, All opportunities came my way was from mechanical industry which demands me to work in shift and compromise my prayer, even jumma most of times.

 

After quitting that job/mechanical profession for 1+ year I did not get any job where I can perform 5 times prayers, Grace of Allah, I started working as faculty for 2000 rupees for a year and now I'm blessed with a better Job.

 

Allahamdulillah, As Allah says in Quran "My help will come on my servants in unexpected ways”. The word of Allah is so true that I'm living example.

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you receive signs from him?

Yes signs. Allah does not talk directly to the creation . Only the Prophet Musa(Moses - peace be upon him) was blessed to be spoken to directly by Allah as in a conversation.

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Signs may be in many forms like sudden inspirations talking to other people or absolutely any other form . It varies from person to person and his guidance depends on the person's intellect to reflect on the sings. For eg: for the first person it was sudden thoughts which showed her that worshipping one God with out partners. Where as the second person was more analytical and after his study of hindu and christian religions logically concluded that God is one .

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Why doesn't Allah talk to his other follower they way he did with Muhammad? If someone said that they did talk to God what would Islam say about that?

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Because Allah said

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which translates to

And it is not for any human being that Allah should speak to him except by revelation or from behind a partition or that He sends a messenger to reveal, by His permission, what He wills. Indeed, He is Most High and Wise.[42:51]

 

If some one claims to have spoken to him we would believe them to be deluded

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Thank you for answering my questions you are very helpful. I would like to ask you another question. How does you good deeds cancle out your sins?

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You are welcome to ask as many questions as you like.

 

How does you good deeds cancle out your sins?
This is from the Mercy of Allah ,

The following verses mentions it in the Qura'n

 

And those who do not invoke with Allah another deity or kill the soul which Allah has forbidden [to be killed], except by right (i.e. as legal punishment), and do not commit unlawful sexual intercourse. And whoever should do that will meet a penalty.

Multiplied for him is the punishment on the Day of Resurrection, and he will abide therein humiliated

Except for those who repent, believe and do righteous deeds. For them Allah will replace their evil deeds with good. And ever is Allah Forgiving and Merciful. [25:68-70]

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Do you have any assurance that you will make it to heaven?

Muslims have a general assurance of going to heaven but from person to person it varies on the sincerity of his beliefs and the actions which results from these beliefs .

So Its upon every Human who wants to enter Heaven to believe in Allah , worship him alone, do righteous deeds, make their hearts pure and prove themselves worthy of Heaven and the belief includes putting Hope in Allah's Mercy and His vast forgiveness.

 

So I cannot say at this point Iam going to Heaven or Hell precisely , But Allah has promised the believers Heaven and the Promise of Allah is True.

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What makes a deed good? Does Allah help you in any way to stop you from sinning? Does not knowing for sure if you are going to heaven scare you?

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Guest amani

Peace

 

Allah has set out laws for us so we know what is right and what is wrong. because of that ignorance is not an excuse because Allah sent the religion of Islam down as complete and with that we have been given laws. the things we doubt and may not be sure about we have been told to stay away from.

as narrated in the Hadith from Al bukhari and Muslim (two strongest collections of hadith) from a companion who said the Prophet peace be upon him said:

 

Truly, what is lawful is evident, and what is unlawful is evident, and in between the two are matters which are doubtful which many people do not know. He who guards against doubtful things keeps his religion and honour blameless, and he who indulges in doubtful things indulges in fact in unlawful things, just as a shepherd who pastures his flock round a preserve will soon pasture them in it. Beware, every king has a preserve, and the things Allah has declared unlawful are His preserves. Beware, in the body there is a flesh; if it is sound, the whole body is sound, and if it is corrupt, the whole body is corrupt, and behold, it is the heart

 

 

Humans have been given free will and the person who does not fear Allah can do what they want without being bothered. Allah has many reminders for us in the Quran to stay on the path of righteousness and away from evil, to save ourselves from the fire, reminding us of the beauty of paradise etc.

 

 

No one knows for sure if they are going to heavan or hell, no muslim, no christian, no jew etc. We may believe we are garaunteed paradise but that is the will of Allah. a person must strive to please Allah, with hope and fear. people are not garaunteed to live till their 60+ but they still invest in their pensions. people dont know they will live for say 10 years + but they still take out mortgages for long periods and plan about what theyll do after the mortgage is paid off. we do not know we will live till tomorrow but how many plans have been made for the weekend itself?

so a person must pray to Allah seeking forgiveness and protection from the fire and admitance into paradise, and if a person is sincere in his works then they should know Allah is Most Forgiving.

 

so yes the idea of hell does scare every believer even though we dont know the extent of what it is like because the Quran warned us against the fire and the Prophet peace be upon warned us against the fire many a time

 

and Allah knows best

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Thank you for your patience and kind instructions. I find that it is very helpful in understanding your beliefs. You stated that we must ask Allah to forgive us for our sins and that he chooses who goes to heaven. This is what God has also taught me in my studies of the Bible. God does choose his people and their names are written in the book of life. Who is chosen and why they are chosen is not for us to know. “Roman:5 So too, at the present time there is a remnant chosen by grace. 6And if by grace, then it is no longer by works; if it were, grace would no longer be grace.†We are saved through grace and forgiven our sins if we pray to God to forgive us and believe in our hearts that Jesus died for our sins. He is our true redeemer and the first and last. Not only can we be certain that our sins are forgiven through Christ but we can know God personally for the rest of eternity. I would say that the relationship through the Holy Sprit is the true gift. What is sin if it doesn't keep us away from knowing God truly. God is able to show us his true grace and mercy through forgiving us. I understand that I don't deserve to know him or even be in his presence but he decided in his infinite wisdom to introduce himself to me as a young girl. Ever since then I have not been without my God. I have enjoyed his instruction through out my life and been able to cultivate a true relationship with Him. I did have to submit to His will. I remember the night He asked me to do so the first time. I was still in high school and I was selfishly trying to keep my life to myself. He told me if I lived for Him that He would take care of me. I keep asking Him what about what I wanted to do with my life. When would I be able to live my own life? He just told me that if I gave it too him He would take care of me. It took me all through out college to release the kung fu grip I had on my life an give it to him. .What is funny is I got to do what I wanted to do with my life I am just doing it for Him. Being able to work for Him is more rewarding than working for myself. I finally said you can have all of me. I must say he knows what He is doing. (Duh) I not saying that everything is peaches and cream but I have grown so much and the Lord has guided me through so many faith growing circumstances. There is not a day that I don't think about Him. There is not a day that I don't talk to Him. I can even ask Him why He does things and He will tell me. He even tells us to ask. (James 1:5) It is an awesome and merciful blessed relationship with the creator. I get to talk to God! That is awesome and crazy and He is hilarious. I love him and I can say that I am going to heaven and I can't wait. It is going to be a eternity of celebration to chill with God. Can you imagine?! Whoa it is just mind blowing and exciting because it is already great to get to talk to God an always have him around. But think about it new bodies sitting there listing walking physically with God. Him showing you things you couldn’t imagine. Heck you are with the creator! You can ask him silly things like why he made farts. (Just to let you know this post better than most of the things I write because I asked Him to help me, and He did.) I just wanted to let you know that I am not the only one with an experience like this. Also you can have this experience as well. Just ask the God of Abraham to lead you to the truth and He will.

 

May the blessings of the Lord be upon you. I pray that you may know the true mercy of God Amen

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You are welcome to ask any more questions that you might have .

 

You have mentioned spiritual experiences you have experienced and consider it as proof of truth of what you are upon .But you should know that such experiences are not limited to Christians, But adherents of all creeds including pagans like Wiccans and Hindus report similar experiences . So Does that mean they too are upon the truth ?

 

Next time you are having the conversation you should ask " Are u truly the god of Abraham besides whom there is no other god" ? and tell us what the answer was .

 

Heres what we believe about Christianity.

 

Christians do not worship the God of Abraham Alone, Abraham like all the prophets before him and after him worshiped a non-trinitarian god , They were not in any way familiar with the triune god of present day Christianity. They did not worship Jesus. They did not have a concept of some one else dieing for the sins they commit . They did not believe in some one else being blamed for the sins their forefathers committed. The God of Abraham is one who does neither beget nor is born . This is the creed of Abraham , Moses and all the prophets before and after him . This is the creed of the Muslims.

 

May Allah guide us to what he loves .

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I asked God and He said yes He i the God of Abraham, Isaac, Sara, John, Peter, Paul, Me. (This is not just a spiritual experience it is also a personal experience.) You also must remember that God called Abraham out of a Pagan land and him a relationship not a religion. Then you must ask why does God say We if He is just one God? He says it in Genesis and I see that it also written as we in the Qu’ran. So if there is just one why say we? why not I?

 

I have another question though, do you consider Muhammad to be the redeemer? And if he is what does he redeem?

 

Thank you. I enjoy learning about you religion and conversing with you.

Have a great day. I pray that you may grow closer to God.

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Then you must ask why does God say We if He is just one God? He says it in Genesis and I see that it also written as we in the Qu’ran. So if there is just one why say we? why not I?

 

The "We" you see in the Qur'an is a writing style used to portray the author's position of power. It is known as "The Royal We" in English, and was popular with rulers, who would often start their letters with "We decree that..." rather than using "I". When Allah refers to himself as "We", it is to portray his power and majesty, not because there are many of Him.

 

Also, what do you mean by "the redeemer"?

 

Salam.

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Thank you for the clarification I was wondering about the We. So in the original document of the Quran the Word for we has royal connotations?

 

I heard some where that it was written in the Quran that Muhammad claimed to be the redeemer. If you don't know what I am talking about I guess my source was wrong or I misunderstood them I will recheck.

 

May the Lord Bless you so that you may truly know him. Peace

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Could you please define what you intend exactly by the word "redeemer" , many of us are not familiar with Christian terminology.

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Thank you for the clarification I was wondering about the We. So in the original document of the Quran the Word for we has royal connotations?

 

The Qur'an was revealed to prophet Muhammad bit by bit (depending on the situations and events). There is no original document in the sense that you mean; prophet Muhammad was an illiterate man and wasn't the author of the Qur'an. Whenever he received a verse or chapter, he would recite it to the believers until they memorized it.

 

But yes, the "We" that is in the Qur'an refers to the One and Only God. The Qur'an is written in first peson singular and plural, and also in third person masculine. Examples:

 

1: Verily God will not deal unjustly with man in aught; it is man that wrongs his own soul. One day He will gather them together; [it will be] as if they had tarried but an hour of a day; they will recognize each other; assuredly those will be lost who denied the meeting with God and refused to receive true guidance.

 

2: When My servants ask thee concerning Me, I am indeed close (to them): I listen to the prayer of every suppliant when he calls on Me: Let them also, with a will, Listen to My call, and believe in Me: That they may walk in the right way.

 

3: And the earth We have spread out (like a carpet); set thereon mountains firm and immovable; and produced therein all kinds of things in due balance.

 

Prophet Muhammad is a messenger of God, sent to warn thepeople about the Day of Judgement and to teach them the way to obey God. He is the last of prophets, his message will last until the Day of Judgement, and so will the Qur'an.

 

Salam.

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oh sorry,

 

Redeemer for Christians refers to Christ who died for us because of the sin we all are guilty of. Since our sin is so far removed from the glory of God and the fact that we can’t cleanse ourselves of our sin there had to be a sacrifice. That is why Jesus came down becoming the perfect sacrifice by dying for us and saving us from our former sinful state. It is much like finding something that was lost then fixing it to be better than new. That is what it means to be redeemed, and that is why Jesus is our redeemer. He fixed and will fix all of us, that confess in him and believe, so that we may reflect the glory of God because that is what we were originally were meant for. So he puts us back into the place man should have been in before the fall.

 

May you Find Truth, Joy, Security, and a loving relationship with the Most High. This is my prayer.

You guys have a blessed day.

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I am sorry I not sure if I understood you. Does "We" have royal connotations in the recitation of the Qur’an?

 

Thank your for your patients

May the Lord Bless you with His truth. This is my prayer

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Does "We" have royal connotations in the recitation of the Qur’an?

 

Yes.

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Yes, it's used to glorify and exalt God. It doesn't refer to multiple gods. Surah Al-Ikhlas says:

 

Say: He is Allah, the One

Allah, the Eternal, Absolute;

He neither begets nor was He begotten.

And there is none like unto Him.

 

And no, prophet Muhammad wasn't a redeemer. As Muslims, we believe that all human beings are born completely without sin. Until maturity (when a person should know right from wrong), children are sinless and will go directly to Heaven if they die at such an age. After maturity, accountability for one's deeds begins.

 

God tells us to seek forgiveness at all times, and only directly to Him. We don't believe that a third party is necessary in any way. Our sins can be erased by being close to God in our actions and thoughts.

 

Prophet Muhammad was a warner, sent by God to remind people not to stray from the path of righteousness. We also believe that prophet Isa (Jesus) was a messenger of God, sent to convey the same message, just like all of the other prophets before him.

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