Islam, Reform and Reformists

In the last century, with the increase in the reformist and modernist trends in the Islamic world, imitating of the western world raised. The followers of these trends started increasingly claim that Islam was the main reason of underdevelopment of the Islamic world. There are some tricky questions, claims and politics followed by modernists and reformists about Islam. Trough these, they have been seeking to change Islam’s symbols and rituals by blind imitations, baseless proofs, excuses and comparisons. To begin with a blind imitation, they claim that “Converts to Islam…

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Why Does Not Islam Have Special Missionaries?

Throughout history missionary activities have been important to Church in Christianity and the mission delegates have been raised for that aim by Church authority. Yet in Islam, there has not been a special group to spread belief. A special group raised by state or caliphate funded authorities… because spreading belief has been a task charged on all Muslim individual by the verses of Qur’an and the hadithes of prophet. In the surah of Fussilat, verse 33, Allah (SWT) invites the Muslims to spreading Islam as follows: “Who is better in…

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Three or One?

After having a lovely dinner with my neighbour, we were sipping our tea and chatting about inviting non-Muslims to Islam. He said that he is capable of showing evidences for the existence of Allah when it is asked. However, he gets in trouble when a non-Muslim asks him whether there could be more than one God. In fact, it is a question which every single Muslim can be asked one day. Obviously, the answer is that it is impossible. Have you ever seen two principals in same school or two…

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