Atheists Say Believers Reject Most Gods But Not All – Is This Accurate?

Recently there has been a seemingly-well-thought-out argument by notorious atheists like Richard Dawkins and others that has confused people who actually believe in Almighty God. The argument goes like this: people who believe in God have disbelieved in all gods throughout history; atheists just disbelieve in one more. Why are we discussing an atheist argumentContinue reading “Atheists Say Believers Reject Most Gods But Not All – Is This Accurate?”

Ramadan Series – Days 5 and 6: Advice for After Ramadan

As this blessed month draws to a close with roughly just four days or so left before the end-of-Ramadan celebration known as Eid ul-Fitr, it’s more important than ever to make changes if we haven’t already. Here’s some helpful advice on how to make sure this month doesn’t go to waste: if you were moreContinue reading “Ramadan Series – Days 5 and 6: Advice for After Ramadan”

Ramadan Series – Day 4: Jihad While Fasting?

In this blessed month of Ramadan, many of us probably know the major aspects of fasting such as no eating or drinking during daylight hours. But did you know any negative talk could very well invalidate your fast as well? Yep. That’s right. It very well could. The Messenger of Almighty God known as ProphetContinue reading “Ramadan Series – Day 4: Jihad While Fasting?”

Ramadan Series – Day 3: Practicing During Ramadan and Afterward!

Let’s be honest: many Muslims practice the way of Islam during Ramadan. But for too many Muslims, it ends right there. They practice this month, and then once it ends, they go back to old bad habits. While it’s certainly better to practice for a month than not to practice at all, going back toContinue reading “Ramadan Series – Day 3: Practicing During Ramadan and Afterward!”

Ramadan Series – Day 2: Charity in Ramadan

In this blessed month of Ramadan, fasting is not the only part of it. Charity plays an important role as well. One of the Five Pillars of Islam is zakat. Zakat is a mandatory amount of charitable giving. And zakat is usually collected during Ramadan. While the minimum amount Muslims are required to give inContinue reading “Ramadan Series – Day 2: Charity in Ramadan”

Ramadan Series – Day 1: Purpose of Fasting

In this blessed month of Ramadan, many people fast. Over a billion Muslims worldwide abstain from eating and drinking during daylight hours for the entire month. But the question many people ask is, “Why do they fast?” Well, the main reason Muslims are required to fast is to attain something called taqwa. This refers toContinue reading “Ramadan Series – Day 1: Purpose of Fasting”

DBOT Announcement: Ten Days of Sharing the Beauty of Ramadan

The last ten days of the blessed month Ramadan are almost here. During one particular day in these last ten days, we as Muslims know that Prophet Muhammad, peace and God’s blessings be upon him, received the first revelation of the Noble Qur’an. (We don’t know which of the ten days it occurred on. WeContinue reading “DBOT Announcement: Ten Days of Sharing the Beauty of Ramadan”

Making the Most in the Lands of Disbelief

We’ve probably heard at some point or another that America is a Christian nation. While this isn’t entirely true due to American laws banning preferential treatment of any religion over others, one thing is for certain. And that is that America is a nation where the majority of people identify as Christian. As people whoContinue reading “Making the Most in the Lands of Disbelief”

Many of the Heroes Among Us Are Polytheists – Why this Matters

It has been said – and rightly so – that in the midst of this coronavirus pandemic, the essential workers are heroes. And this is true. They put themselves on the front lines, putting themselves at risk willingly to get the essential things done for everyone. However, despite their dedication and heroism, it will beContinue reading “Many of the Heroes Among Us Are Polytheists – Why this Matters”

What is So Significant about Ramadan?

The time is upon us. Tonight marks the start of the blessed month of Ramadan this year. Around the world, 1.5 billion Muslims, or those who submit to the One Almighty God without making partnership with Him, observe this sacred month with prayer, charity, and fasting. But why is it so sacred? Well, in theContinue reading “What is So Significant about Ramadan?”