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Context for "there is a Jew behind me, come and kill him"

The hadith has many versions from different narrators: Abdullah b. 'Umar reported that Allaah's Messenger (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) said: The Jews will fight against you and you will gain ...
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If a muslim converts to christinaity or judaism, will he/she enter paradise?

If she dies as a person who rejected Islam, she will enter Hell, eternally. And whoever of you reverts from his religion [to disbelief] and dies while he is a disbeliever - for those, their deeds ...
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Does Quran 5:45 "an eye for an eye ..." rule apply to muslims?

The verse is elaborating Qisas (retribution), and Qisas has also been explicitly ordained for us: يا أيها الذين آمنوا كتب عليكم القصاص في القتلى O you who have believed, prescribed for you is ...
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Who are the 'chosen people' of God? Are the Jews still the 'chosen people' of God?

Allah's chosen people are those who abide by His criteria for being chosen. The Jews were neither God's chosen people then nor now. I suppose you are referring to the Children of Israel being the ...
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Which Sahaba were Jews and Christians before they became Muslim?

Among those sahaba i could find so far with the help of the list of sahaba provided by the Arabic wikipedia: Former Jews There are from the former Jews of bani Quraidhah/Qurayzah: Assad ibn Ka'ab al-...
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If a muslim converts to christinaity or judaism, will he/she enter paradise?

She will be going to hell. Allah says in the Qur'an, chapter 3 verses 18-19: "Allah witnesses that there is no deity except Him, and [so do] the angels and those of knowledge - [that He is] ...
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Was alcohol prohibited to the previous nations?

Actually it is in the Christian scripture not to get drunk with alcohol, in at least two different places: Proverbs 20:1 King James Version (KJV) 20 Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and ...
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Is Islam or Muslims anti-Semitic?

No, Islam isn't and a muslim shouldn't be. We believe there are good people and bad people in every nation, but we should do our best to all people. (21:107) And We have not sent you, [O Muhammad], ...
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Who is the "witness from the Children of Israel" mentioned in Surah Al-Ahqaf, Verse:10?

Imam a-Tabari in his tafsir (and al Baghawi agreed with him) gives two possible answers: The testifier was Moses/Musa (peace be upon him) and the thing which is similar to the Quran is the Torah. The ...
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What is the poverty over the Jews?

The meaning of المَسْكَنَةُ or destitution in this verse has two opinions: It refers to the jizyah. Meaning, Allah legislated the jizyah through the hands of Muslims for them as punishment. This is ...
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Why prophet (s.a) had his armor mortgaged with a Jew?

The hadith says that the Prophet ﷺ bought grain from a Jew in a contract where cash payment was to be made at a future date and he deposited his armor as a security for that. I am not really sure why ...
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Islam and the enslavement of children: Punishing the sons for the sins of the fathers

Is there any account about these children ? Meaning, when reaching an adult age, were they offered freedom ? We have at least two witnesses of the people of banu Quraydha or Qurayza whom some of us ...
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Why Did Allah Allow The Jewess To Poison Prophet Mohammad PBUH

All perfect praise be to Allah Lets take this question in general, not specific to this event. Let the question be why Allah allow prophet to be hurt in any way, and why he allowed sahaba to die in ...
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What is the cause behind the revelation of verse in regards to Uzair (9:30)?

Tafsirs state that this was revealed in response to a specific group of the Jews who said this to the Prophet Muhammad(p.b.u.h) and was not a common belief, nor does it remain a canonical belief in ...
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Which muslim scholars say abrogation is not unique to Quran?

I am not sure if its upto scholarly opinion. Abrogation is when one revealed command is replaced by another, so the first one is no longer acted upon (it was meant for a specific period to address a ...
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Does Qur'an 5:82 (Jews have animosity towards believers; Christians are nearest in affection) only apply at the time of the Prophet?

The circumstances of the revelation Ibn Kathir doubted the narration you've quoted in his tafsir saying (My own translation take it carefully): قال علي بن أبي طلحة ، عن ابن عباس : نزلت هذه الآيات ...
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Isa- Prophet and Messiah

Do Muslims need to know the "Jewish Messiah"? First of all as 'Isa/Jesus () has been sent long before Muhammad () there's no reason for Muslims to know the "Jewish Messiah" ... especially not from ...
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Are there any scriptural justifications in Islam that justify the extermination of the Jews?

Your question may be split into sub questions, and sounds that there is a misunderstanding that has to be clarified. 1 - There is no single place in Islamic teachings/rules that requests killing of ...
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will the jews be rewarded heaven for following their messiah (the anti christ)?

No one would enter paradise unless they died on Islam, believing in all its requirements including in Muhammad ﷺ and the Quran. ومن يبتغ غير الإسلام دينا فلن يقبل منه وهو في الآخرة من الخاسرين And ...
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The Torah and the Jews

There is another avenue of proving that the original Torah doesn't exist. Simply, showing where Allah corrects the current Bible and Gospel. In the Bible, Eve was tempted by the serpent and ate the ...
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What does our Prophet mean here! Explanation of the Hadith: Bukhari, Volume 8, Book 73, Number 53, Al-Adab

The hadith you've mentioned can be found in Sahih al-Bukhari (see for example in the book of good manners and forms: al-Adab, in the book of asking permission, in the book of fighting for the cause of ...
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Where in Torah the change of Muslims' Qibla is mentioned?

It is not mentioned explicitly in the Torah or Tanakh today or at the time of Ibn Kathir's tafsir (which is what your article is). He only means the Jews of Madinah had writings with them that ...
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Can the Jews and Atheists be forgiven, since Allah might forgive any sins other than Shirk (4:48)?

The fact that the Jews and Christians are never forgiven and stay in Hell is evident in the Quran, Sunnah, and consensus. Allah says: Indeed, those who disbelieve and commit wrong [or injustice] - ...
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How to understand the verses about the 'People of the Book' in Surah al-Maidah (5:43-48)?

Interpretation of 5:43 The verse in context is as follows: فإن جاءوك فاحكم بينهم أو أعرض عنهم ... وكيف يحكمونك وعندهم التوراة فيها حكم الله ثم يتولون من بعد ذلك وما أولئك بالمؤمنين ... وأن احكم بينهم ...
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Life span of muslim ummah and jews working more than muslims

This hadith is a parable and shows a lot of meanings, however they are concentrated about the virtue of the Muslim ummah. As to how this work time/wages can be interpreted, some scholars among them ...
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Life span of muslim ummah and jews working more than muslims

Allah is not actually a man who employed some laborers. The Jews, Christians and Muslims aren't actually laborers who worked a fraction of a day for fixed wages. No hypothetical Jews or Christians ...
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Life span of muslim ummah and jews working more than muslims

The point of the hadith isn't the times. The point is that the Muslims get two Qirat while the Jews and Christians got one Qirat for what appears to be the same work. The Jews and Christians saying &...
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The Torah and the Jews

Here are words of Allah in Torah in Hebrew bible. Word of God Elohim is derived from name of Allah אלח in ancient hebrew lexicon Compressive hebrew etymological dictionary state that etmyos means &...
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Quran Surah Baqarah verse 111 interpretation

The verse actually quotes some of the wishful thinking of both Jews and Christians. Imam ibn Kathir in his tafsir also quoted other verses showing it: The Hopes of the People of the Book Allah ...
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When did the Jews/Christians go wrong?

Yes. This is one of the things that is thoroughly explained in Quran, in many verses. To make it short, both absolutely went wrong when they denied the prophet Muhammad as a prophet, since both Jews ...
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