Réflexion Coranique N°256. Āyat 8 :23 – Guidance divine dans la compréhension de la vérité

وَلَوْ عَلِمَ اللَّهُ فِيهِمْ خَيْرًا لَأَسْمَعَهُمْ Walaw ‘alimallāhu fīhim khayran la-asma‘ahum Et si Allah avait reconnu en eux quelque bien, Il aurait fait qu’ils entendent. (Sūrat al-Anfāl, No 8, Āyat 23) Dans ce verset, Allah ‘azza wajall nous dit que s’il y a du bien dans une personne, Il aide la personne à comprendre la vérité quand … Read more

Quranic Reflection No. 468. Āyat 10:37 – Allah ‘azza wajall responds to the accusation

وَمَا كَانَ هَـٰذَا الْقُرْآنُ أَن يُفْتَرَىٰ مِن دُونِ اللَّـهِ وَلَـٰكِن تَصْدِيقَ الَّذِي بَيْنَ يَدَيْهِ وَتَفْصِيلَ الْكِتَابِ لَا رَيْبَ فِيهِ مِن رَّبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ Wamā kāna hādhal-Qur’ānu an yuftarā min dunil-lāhi walākin tasdīqal-ladhī bayna yadayhi watafsīlal-kitābi lā rayba fīhi min rabbil-‘ālamīn. This Quran could not have been fabricated by anyone besides Allah; rather, it is a confirmation … Read more

Spring 2021: Story of Bilqis, the Queen of Sheba

QURAN APPRECIATION SPRING 2021 OUTLINE STORY OF THE QUEEN OF SHEBA SŪRAT AL-NAML VERSES 29-34, 41-44  1st Session – Sūrat al-Naml Verses 29-31 – The queen of Sheba receives a letter from Prophet Sulaymān (a). Inviting others to the truth. Ways of conveying a message. (Connecting Verses – 3:104, 12:108, 16:125, 41:33) Your messenger is … Read more

Winter 2021: The Story of Prophet Sulayman (a)

Course Outline Theme: The Story of Prophet Sulayman (a) Sessions 1st Session: (Sūrat al-Anbiya Verse 78) – The judgment of Prophet Dāwūd and Prophet Sulaymān (a). Judgement according to Imam Ali (a). Discussions between parents and children. (Connecting Verses – 38:26, 5:49-50) 2nd Session: (Sūrat al-Anbiya Verse 79-80) – Prophet Dāwūd and Prophet Sulaymān’s God-given … Read more

Réflexion coranique No. 181. Āyat 33:23 – S’acquitter de son engagement

مِنَ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ رِجَالٌ صَدَقُوا مَا عَاهَدُوا اللَّهَ عَلَيْهِ ۖ فَمِنْهُمْ مَنْ قَضَىٰ نَحْبَهُ وَمِنْهُمْ مَنْ يَنْتَظِرُ ۖ وَمَا بَدَّلُوا تَبْدِيلًا Minal-mu’minīna rijālun sadaqū mā ‘āhadul-lāhā ‘alayhi famimhum man qadhā nahbahu wa-minhum man yantaziru wamā baddalū tabdīlā Il est parmi les croyants, des hommes qui ont été sincères dans leur engagement envers Allah. Certains d’entre eux … Read more

Réflexion coranique No. 180. Āyat 58:11 – L’étiquette du Majaliss

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا إِذَا قِيلَ لَكُمْ تَفَسَّحُوا فِي الْمَجَالِسِ فَافْسَحُوا يَفْسَحِ اللَّهُ لَكُمْ Yā ayyuhal-ladhīna āmanū idhā qīla lakum tafassahū fil-majālisi fafsahū yafsahil-lāhu lakum O vous qui avez cru! Quand on vous dit: “Faites place (aux autres) dans les assemblées”, alors faites place. Allah vous ménagera une place (au Paradis). (Soūrat al-Moujadilah, No.58, Āyat … Read more

Quranic Reflection No. 421. Ayat 97:2 – Understanding Laylatul Qadr

وَمَا أَدْرَاكَ مَا لَيْلَةُ الْقَدْرِ Wamā adrāka mā laylatul-qadr And what will make you comprehend what the night of power is? (Sūratِ al-Qadr, No 97, Āyat 2) The Night of Qadr is a night unlike any other. To comprehend its true significance is difficult. The Quran itself describes it as better than a thousand months … Read more

Réflexion Coranique 144 : Le registre de nos actes

يَوْمَ يَبْعَثُهُمُ اللَّهُ جَمِيعًا فَيُنَبِّئُهُمْ بِمَا عَمِلُوا ۚ أَحْصَاهُ اللَّهُ وَنَسُوهُ Yawma yab’athuhumu-llāhu jamī’an fayunabbi’uhum bimā ‘amilū. Ahsāhu-Lahu wanasūh Et le jour où Allah les ressuscitera tous, puis les informera de ce qu’ils ont fait: Allah l’a dénombré et ils l’auront oublié. (Sūratul Mujādilah, No.58, Āyat 6) Ce verset parle du Jour du Jugement. Suite … Read more

Quranic Reflection No. 368 Āyat 9:105 – The Divine leaders receive our deeds

وَقُلِ اعْمَلُوا فَسَيَرَى اللَّهُ عَمَلَكُمْ وَرَسُولُهُ وَالْمُؤْمِنُونَ Waquli-‘malū fasayarallāhu ‘amalakum warasūluhu wal-mu’minūn And say, ‘Go on working. Allah will see your work, and His Messenger and the believers. (Sūratut Tawbah, No.9, Āyat 105) This verse encourages believers to do good deeds and be mindful that their deeds are being seen by Allah ‘azza wa-jall, the … Read more