‘Raḥmah’: Defined

Reflection delivered on January 11th, 2018 In this Friday reflection, Shaykh Amin takes us through the several layers of raḥmah manifested by Allah ﷻ and demonstrates that this concept is far and beyond the definition of ‘mercy’ which English speakers have become...

The Mission Has Not Yet Begun

Reflection delivered on December 21st, 2018 As Muslims in the post-modern era, we must reevaluate the mission of the Prophet ﷺ‬ in light of the purpose of his nubuwwah, which is to achieve salvation for humanity. The Prophet’s ﷺ‬ primary purpose was not to achieve...

The King is Calm

Reflection delivered on December 28th, 2018 In this Friday reflection, Shaykh Amin bifurcates Islam and Christianity as having two very distinct theologies and directs the Muslims to treat them as such, as we engage in truthful and unapologetic dialogues within our...

The Choices We Make

Reflection delivered on October 16th, 2018 In Islam, we have the freedom to make choices.  Each of these choices have an impact on us, our community, and upon our state in the Hereafter.  In this reflection, Shaykh Amin expounds on the concept of ‘choice’, and...

The Imperative of ‘Shukr’ in Islam

Reflection delivered on November 23rd, 2018 The concept of ‘thankfulness’ is embedded within the Dīn of Islam and the teachings of our Prophet ﷺ. We give thanks multiple times a day, in one form or another, in acknowledgment of our very basic physical disposition as...