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THE PROPHET DAWUD (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET DAWUD (peace be upon him) Dawud (David) was not only an illustrious Prophet of the Israelites but he was also their king.  The Holy Qur’an affirms: “And Allah gave him the kingdom! and wisdom and taught him of that which He willed.” (2: 251). “(And it was said unto him) 0′ Dawud!To! We have set you as a …

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THE PROPHET YUSUF (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET YUSUF (peace be upon him) The Prophet Ya’qub (peace be upon him) had twelve sons and one of them was called Yusuf (Joseph) whose life is full of many interesting: happenings.  He was a handsome and smart boy with polite habits and polished manners.  He bore a sound character.  He had an attractive personality.  The Prophet Ya’qub (peace …

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THE PROPHET YA’QUB (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET YA’QUB (peace be upon him) Allah conveyed to the Prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him) glad tidings regarding the birth of elite Prophets, Ishaq and Ya’qub (peace be upon them).  The Holy Qur’an says: “We gave him Ishaq and Ya’qub.  Each of them We made a Prophet.  And We gave them of Our mercy and assigned to them …

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THE PROPHET ISHAQ (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET ISHAQ (peace be upon him) Miraculous Birth of Prophet Ishaq (Isaac): The Prophet Ibrahim had two sons-Prophet Isma’il and Prophet Ishaq (peace be upon them).  The Prophet Ishaq (peace be upon him) was his second son born of Sarah, his wife.  When the Prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him) passed through an ordeal of sacrificing his affectionate son, …

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THE PROPHET ISMA’IL (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET ISMA’IL (peace be upon him) Advent of Prophet Isma’il and Desertion by his Father: The Prophet Isma’il (peace be upon him) was the eldest son of Prophet Ibrahim (peace he upon him) by his second wife Hajira.  As he had no off-spring from his first wife Sarah, he entered into matrimonial allegiance with Hajira, a devoted lady.  He …

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THE PROPHET IBRAHIM (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET IBRAHIM (peace be upon him) The Story of Abraham (Ibrahim), Ishmael (Isma’il), Isaac (Ishaaq), and Jacob (Yaqub) (Peace be upon them): Section One -The Story of Abraham (Peace be upon him) Some of the People of the Book stated that his name was Abraham Ibn Tarikh, Ibn Nahur, Ibn Sarough, Ibn Raghu, Ibn Phaligh, Ibn ‘Aher, Ibn Shalih, …

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THE PROPHET ISA (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET ISA (peace be upon him) The Israelites had settled in the blessed land, Palestine.  They ruled for a long time.  They had a vast kingdom.  Allah, the Almighty chose many prophets from among them.  They followed the Holy Book, the Torah.  The Prophet Dawud (peace be upon him) and his son Prophet Sulaiman (peace be upon him) won …

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THE PROPHET YAHYA (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET YAHYA (peace be upon him) Yahya (John the Baptist) was the son of Prophet Zakariyya (peace be upon him).  His birth was a miracle because. He was born of a barren mother and an aged father.  In the fagging part of life Prophet Zakariya (peace be upon him) prayed to Allah to bless him with a son who …

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THE PROPHET ZAKARIYA (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET ZAKARIYA (peace be upon him) Zakariya (Zachariah) was an illustrious Prophet of the Israelites.  He was one of the descendants of Prophet Sulaiman (peace be upon him).  The name of his wife was al-Yashbi’ who belonged to the family of Prophet Harun (peace be upon him).  The Prophet Zakariya (peace be upon him) was the patron of Mary, …

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THE PROPHET DHUL-KIFL (ISAIH OR KHARQIL BIN THAURI) (peace be upon him)

THE PROPHET DHUL-KIFL (ISAIH OR KHARQIL BIN THAURI) (peace be upon him) Dhul-kifl (peace be upon him) was the Prophet of Allah.  The Holy Qur’an has made mention of him in the following two Verses: And Isma’il and Idris and Dhul-kifl; all were men of constancy and patience.  We admitted them into out mercy because they were of the righteous …

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