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Premarital Sex Before Becoming Muslim

As Salam Alaikum I am a convert to Islam and prior to becoming a Muslim I was an atheist. When I was younger I had sex with an ex girlfriend prior to either of us being married. I was reading Surah ...
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Changing the last name [closed]

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh Sheikh. I remarried and I have a daughter from previous marriages. Her father did not support the daughter financially or in contact with her at all ...
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When I was a kid, I jokingly asked someone to prostrate to me

When I was a child, me, and my friend were playing, when I took something from him for fun. Then he started begging me to give it. Then, I don't know why, but I told him to prostrate to me if he ...
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Removing curse on me after I did bad

Assalamu slaikkum warahmathullahi wabarakathuhu. Dear brothers and sisters, kindly help me. May Allah bless you all abundantly. I am a 23 year old with a compulsive behaviour of stealing small ...
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Does Allah Most High forgives repeatedly committing Shirk and Kufr?

assalamualaikum rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I am not saying I have committed shirk and kufr, this question is to increase my understanding and knowledge of this area of Islam so if you know kufr and ...
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How will Allah forgive me after shouting at my father?

My parents fight so much. My father screams at my mother and sometimes hit her (lightly) but it affects me and everyone in the house because we get scared. One day my father was super angry and ...
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Can you ask Allah for forgiveness for another person?

If there is a person who did a serious sin (like suicide) because of some mental illness. So besicaly he/she is already dead. So can't ask for forgiveness. But you don't want to see that person in ...
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am i a kaffir because i use the word “jesus” when I'm tired or shocked?

sometimes I say the word "jesus" when I'm shocked or tired because I've seen a tv show or a youtuber say it and I don't really think when I'm saying it, I've only questioned it recently. so, am i a ...
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Evil thoughts during salah [duplicate]

Asalamualaikum I wanted to know some remedy for evil thoughts ....... actually worse than evil .....I get these thoughts especially during salah I don't understand why ....This thing is driving me ...
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I have exposed my sin [duplicate]

I am a 17 year old Muslim female and I have exposed a sin I commited to many of my friends. At the time, I revealed it because I wanted advice but I did not know that revealing my sins to others is a ...
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Is it true that Allah forgives all sins except those who expose them?

I’ve read a lot on the internet that Allah forgives all sins except those who expose them. Is this 100% true?
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Is Allah displeased with me?

Aoa. As a child I was abusedZ i didnt know what it was back then. Coming to the main part, I made a friend on the internet, we started texting dirty things to each other Never sent nudes tho. Had ...
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Will Allah forgive me for mockery of my father during childhood without his knowledge?

I was a kid but not too small was not mature but at age of 12-15. when my father came to school I said to my friends that he is the driver of mine. what is the punishment of it? Will Allah forgive.
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Morality of Forgiveness in Islam

Say in a scenario, someone as bad as Hitler or Hitler himself had converted to Islam on his death bed, He would be forgiven for ALL his sins and therefore not punished for the sins that he did. This ...
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I used to engage in kissing etc but not sexual intercourse, i feel guilty, will Allah forgive me? [closed]

I was raised in a practicing muslim family. I always had sexual urges but never had a chance to fulfill them. I had a lot of knowledge about Islam but I didn't really believe in it. I got into ...
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I broke a very serious oath, will I be forgiven

Asalam o alaikum, I am a Muslim(Sunni Hanfi) teenager. I once made an oath to Allah not to commit a sin again(I was baligh then,maybe,but not mentally mature then,this was a long time ago),I said,"Ya ...
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It seems that God is very forgiving; what is the significance of “Beware of small sins”?

I get the impression that God is always ready to forgive, giving lots of leeway and many chances to repent. Below is an example of what I mean; I see comments like this all over the place in the Qur'...
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I lied about a dream and I want to do tauba

I lied about having a dream about someone. I told them I had a dream about them. I wanted to be in touch with them and made it up. I thought it was a good way to start a conversation for them. ...
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Is there any prescribed/Sunnah way of apologizing or saying sorry to someone?

There are certain Islamic terms we Muslims are to use, for example, while thanking someone we say "Jazak Allahu Khayran" and before starting something "Bismillah", intention to do something in the ...
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How can I control my sexual urges since I am unmarried and single? [closed]

Assalamualikum brother and sister, I am so ashamed to ask for a solution to my problem, but, I hope I can get an answer. When I was like around 12 years old, I was sexually harrassed by a married ...
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Is it haram to say Lord Jesus

I often catch myself saying lord baby Jesus as I heard someone say it on youtube. I don't mean to call him Lord or anything I just say it by mistake. What shall I do if I catch myself saying this?
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Does Allah forgive zina?

Does Allah forgive zina? With a unmarried man and unmarried woman? I assume so because Allah is Ar-Rahman and Ar-Rahim
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Will Allah forgive the Satan (Al-Shaytan/Iblis) if he decided to repent to Allah?

Okay, this has been on my mind the whole day. And after searching the entire internet, articles, youtube videos and what not, I cannot find a legitimate answer anywhere. So, I decided to post the ...
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If a person regrets and doesn't asks forgiveness for his sins will Allah forgive him?

I read a hadith somewhere on this forum "Regret is repentance." I don't know the isnad of it. Does this mean if I commit a sin major or minor and then regret and feel sorrow on doing it and hope Allah ...
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Is there a way I could be forgiven if I intentionally eat non halal meat

At the age of 16 I had this one friend in which we both didn't really think about our religion. One night we were at her house and we ordered food from a place that wasn't halal and I'm not saying it ...
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Forgiveness from Allah

Will Allah ever forgive a person who has sinned his/her entire life?
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Will Satan be Forgiven?

Allah made certain promises with respect to those who will enter the Paradise. Allah explicitly promises that once a person is in the Paradise, he will stay there forever. Allah also states that His ...
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Can I be forgiven forse all of the things that I've done? [closed]

I know that this isn't the theme of the discussion But I wanted to confess what I've done and I wanted to know if I can be forgiven. I watched porn ,hentai and I masturbated watching them 3 times ...
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If Allah forgives a sin, is there no punishment for it in the hereafter?

I asked a question at Christianity.SE (now closed), and a comment by Destynation Y says: .. the Catholic Church teaches that forgiveness of sin is not [equivalent] with annulment of punishment for ...
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To what extent should one forgive others for the sake of Allah?

I am curious as what would be an islamic approach to this situation. You have been friends with someone since you were kids, yet one day he betrayed you. You discontinue being friends with them. 1) ...
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Asking Allah for forgiveness for certain acts committed out of ignorance or forgetfulness

I am a new Muslim, and it is hard to sometimes remember what is permitted and what is not. I recently had relations with my wife and realized that some of what we did may (or may not) be permissible ...
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Are sins I committed prior to converting to Islam forgivable?

I thought about converting for years until I decided not to. I thought I was trapped in a sinful life full of vice and blasphemy. One day I was burning paperwork and old books in my stove, and ...
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What to recite for asking forgiveness?

There is a Hadith in Abu dawood that says, "If anyone continually asks pardon, Allah will appoint for him a way out of every distress, and a relief from every anxiety, and will provide for him from ...
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Is questioning Allah forgivable? [closed]

Earlier today I was very upset with something and I asked myself in my head things like why has Allah prescribed me this when I try to be a good and better Muslim? Everything's been good but I feel ...
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Things bare witness and wrong doings in the past [closed]

Last year I, alhumdulilah, completed my first Ramadan in a long time. I came back to my faith and I am proud to be a Muslim and loving what I am re-learning and all thanks to easy accessibility of ...
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Will a person be forgiven if the person plans to ask for forgiveness later?

Will a person be forgiven if the person plans to ask for forgiveness later? For example: A person plans to commit a sin while he is fully aware of what is he is about to do and plans to ask for ...
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Will God ever forgive me for taking my cousin's virginity? [closed]

I've made a really bad mistake and I know it. I don't know if Allah will forgive me. I'm a girl and my cousin is also a girl, and I took her virginity and I feel like dying because I know what I did ...
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Am I still Muslim, and married to my husband, after saying bad words out of anger?

New convert concerns: Am I still Muslim if a said bad words out of anger that I couldn't control when I had my menses? I really get it bad and the pain and mood swings. I blamed Eve for all woman ...
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Based on this hadith, muslims will never go to jahannam

The Prophet (sal Allahu alayhi wa sallam) said: “Allah, Blessed and Exalted is He, says, ‘O son of Adam, as long as you call on Me, I shall forgive you of what you have done, and think nothing of it. ...
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How should one react to being wronged by someone that is heedless and takes advantage of Allah's mercy?

Salam, I have a personal question. I was severely wronged by someone. He's also Muslim, all is okay now and I believe he's asked for forgiveness. How does this go about in terms of being recompensed?...
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Is it possible to witness forgiveness by Allah? [closed]

Allah is noted for his ability to forgive. (Image source: http://themuslimahnetwork.com/) The longer version of Qur'an 3:135: And those who, having done an act of indecency to be ashamed of, or ...
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Is it true that Allah will not accept any one's excuses after 60 years?

There is a Sahih Hadith which claims after 60 years "Allah will not accept the excuse of any person" Sahih al-Bukhari 6419; Volume 8, Book 76, Number 428: Narrated Abu Huraira: The Prophet ...
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I committed zina (adulatery) and I feel ashamed

Few years back, I committed zina and at that time I didn't even realize I have spoiled myself and my soul. In last Ramadan, I fasted for whole month and I am little more inclined towards the true ...
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If sins invalidate dua, isn't it impossible for our duas to be answered?

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “By Him in whose hand is my soul, if you did not sin Allah would replace you with people who would sin and they ...
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How can one better themselves and “wipe” past sins away (if it is possible)?

Unfortunately I have committed sins. Human is weak, we know this. Recently something had happened which resulted in me turning completely more to my faith (Islam). I am now performing 5x Salah after ...
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I had an unlawful relationship. Will Allah forgive me? [closed]

I had sex with my boyfriend who is already married. We are planning to marry now. I feel it will be a great injustice for his first wife since he has 3 little kids. Will Allah forgive me for my sins ...
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Coming to terms with the inability to forgive someone before entering Ramadan?

Someone did me wrong causing me heartache and pain. They knew all this and entered Ramadan without saying sorry to me. I have asked them if we could talk about it so I can forgive them and be in peace ...
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Zina, promise of marriage

I was dating a boy, we fell in love. We committed zina with the intention of marriage later, (this doesn't help my situation) My father found out, I was kicked out of my family home as a disgrace. My ...
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When and why does Allah's mercy become unavailable?

I have read that the "doors of mercy" are open until the day when the Sun changes direction. However recently I heard that the doors of mercy will shut when a smoke enters the Earth as a sign that ...
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Isn't sharia law contradictory to Allah being merciful? [closed]

The Qur'an says it again and again that Allah is the most merciful, and that we must not despair of His mercy, and repent as soon as we realize our mistake. Then, why does sharia order the killing of ...