The Composition of the Holy Quran

The Composition of the Holy Quran

By Samuel Gonzales   In the Quran, the surahs are organized neither chronologically nor thematically, but roughly by length, from longest to shortest. Some surahs have a lot of ayahs, or verses, but just because a surah has many verses, that doesn’t always...
A Timeline of the Quranic Revelation

A Timeline of the Quranic Revelation

The Quran, also referred to as Al-furqaan (The Criterion), is a derivative of the Arabic word qar’aa meaning ‘to read’, as a means to lead the followers on the path of clarifying the truth and establishing monotheism – declaring full faith to The...
Surah Maryam: The Silent Call Continued…

Surah Maryam: The Silent Call Continued…

Audio Reflection from Imam Adam Jamal / Transcription below Following up on our previous reflection from Surah Maryam, what is it that keeps us from making that plea to Allah? What is it that prevents us from truly connecting to Allah, and making that dua that we know...