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If you think logically, all the prohibitions and responsibilities are for a purpose. To make both a human and a society better. Now, I will try to explain your list, but for more, you should do some research about them. You can search like "what is the logic behind this x rule?". Sex before marriage: The family is the key cell of a good society. Marriage ...


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Literally "Islam" means "submission" so "Islam" is called "Islam" because the sole criteria which has to be satisfied in Islam is one's submission to the will of God. Literally speaking, all Divine religions from Adam to Mohammad can be called "Islam" because they share the same criteria as mentioned before. They all require man to surrender himself to only ...


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Note: I am assuming that by gentile you mean non-Muslim. In the usual sense of the word, the Prophet and the Arabs were not Israelites and hence were gentiles. And Islam is a religion and not an ethnicity or race. The two verses apply to different circumstances. There is no general call to exterminate non-Muslims. It only applies to arab polytheists and ...


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Dan, I see that you are punishing yourself by thinking about to many things. You know, Islam is about taking one step at the time. Those questions you ask, some of them need much expiation and some dont. Also some of the questions are assumptions that are not true or not true in their context you have stated them. You must also know that scholars from the ...


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Short Answer It is obligatory on all Muslims to give Da'wah to the kuffar, and if Da'wah reaches the Kuffar, and do not enter Islam and follow Muhammad, then they will be of the people of hell fire. Now if Muslims force non-Muslims, then this is wrong and should not happen, as for why some might do that I do not know. Lastly asking people to follow the ...


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Islam means submission. You submit your will to the will of Allah out of conviction that He knows better, and He loves for his product (You) the best. Every one is free to believe in Islam or not. Half belief is not Islam. New converts have to declare in front of witnesses that they believed in Allah without a partners or equals. He is the creator of every ...


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No. Islam teaches us to: يأمرون بالمعروف وينهون عن المنكر enjoin what is right and forbid what is wrong — Quran 9:71 And encouraging one's child to become a disbeliever is the opposite of that. In Islam the parents' duty is not to provide their children freedom but to educate, train and prepare them for betterment in both this life and the ...


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I come from a background that is very different from most people, my mother is Catholic and my father is a Muslim (they are not married) unfortunately. But I have grew up in a confusing situation and learnt from both sides of two very strict yet similar religions therefore even though I am still learning myself and trying to grow in my relationship with ...


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Forenote: You said you were a Hindu so this answer is based on if you were Muslim Yes, it would be sinful providing that the child's parents were Muslim Allah says in the Qu'ran: وَمَن يَبْتَغِ غَيْرَ الْإِسْلَامِ دِينًا فَلَن يُقْبَلَ مِنْهُ وَهُوَ فِي الْآخِرَةِ مِنَ الْخَاسِرِينَ And whoever desires other than Islam as religion - never will it ...


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Assalam alikum bro Islam said you should guide your child in right and true path.as a world matter you also want to guide your child in prefect filde so you should guide your child in religion's metter and if you are. Muslim then Islam 's say don't leave the right path do research and guide your child which is better for him if you're non Muslim then Islam ...


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In Quran, (Surah Maida - Chapter 5, Verse: 48) God has mentioned that ...Had Allah willed, He would have made you one nation [united in religion], but [He intended] to test you in what He has given you; so race to [all that is] good. To Allah is your return all together, and He will [then] inform you concerning that over which you used to differ. So ...


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First of all I edited your question with correct translation and also here is it same translated Surat Al-Baqara; Indeed, those who believed and those who were Jews or Christians or Sabeans - those who believed in Allah and the Last Day and did righteousness - will have their reward with their Lord, and no fear will there be concerning them, nor will they ...


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Brother please bare in mind that before Islam was revealed there was Christians and Jews who believe in Allah and worship him it does not mean that there efforts and worship will not be accepted, which explains "Verily! Those who believe and those who are Christians,Jews and Sabians who believe in one god and perform good deeds, they will surely be ...


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People have choice to believe in whatever they like, they are not free to do so but have the choice: لَا إِكْرَ‌اهَ فِي الدِّينِ ۖ قَد تَّبَيَّنَ الرُّ‌شْدُ مِنَ الْغَيِّ ... Let there be no compulsion in religion: Truth stands out clear from Error ... [2:256] إِنَّا هَدَيْنَاهُ السَّبِيلَ إِمَّا شَاكِرً‌ا وَإِمَّا كَفُورً‌ا We showed ...


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