Friday, February 23, 2018
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Prophecy (nubuwwa) part ۶
The performance of an act that transcends the boundaries of normal existence, and which accompanies and harmonizes with a claim to prophethood, is called a 'miracle' (mu'jiza)
2018/2/7 - 10:30
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Prophecy (nubuwwa) part۵
There is a logical relationship between the performance of miracles and the veracity of the claim to prophethood.
2018/2/6 - 10:30
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Prophecy (nubuwwa) part۴
Primordial human nature compels man not to accept any claims without conclusive evidence.
2018/1/24 - 11:10
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Prophecy (nubuwwa) part۳
God had a purpose in creating man, and this purpose was to be effected by means of the ordination of a perfect plan in all human affairs.
2018/1/21 - 12:00
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Prophecy (nubuwwa) part ۲
Given the fact that what man, and man alone, possesses is intellect and wisdom, it follows that the goal and purpose of his creation must be intelligible. // "Should He not know what He created? And He is the Subtle, the Aware." (Sura al-Mulk, LXVII: ۱۴)
2017/12/23 - 17:26
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Prophecy (nubuwwa) part ۱
God, the All-Wise, has chosen certain exalted persons to guide mankind, entrusting them with His messages for all peoples.
2017/12/18 - 18:00
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Divine Justice (‘Adl) part۱۰
An integral aspect of our belief in man’s free will is our certainty of God’s foreknowledge of all our actions from pre-eternity.
2017/11/20 - 08:30
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Divine Justice (‘Adl) part ۹
Although action devolves upon man, it is also dependent upon God. Imam Sadiq (as) stated: ‘Neither compulsion (jabr) nor complete freedom (tafwid): rather, something between the two.’
2017/10/23 - 23:42
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Divine Justice (‘Adl) part ۸
If the free will of the individual were non-existent, the dictates of religion would be vain and futile. Human free will is a self-evident reality which can be assimilated by man in various ways.
2017/9/10 - 09:23
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam
Divine Justice (‘Adl) part۷
God has ordained for man is, precisely, free will, the very feature which distinguishes him from the animals.
2017/8/21 - 10:26