Can Christians eat Halal food? It's definitely a valid question. But first, what exactly does the term "halal" mean? Halal is something that is allowable and tolerable in respect of our God Almighty.
Dubai is well-known for its massive skyscrapers like Burj Khalifa (the tallest building globally, 828 meters or 2,717 ft.) and Marina 101 (residential tower with 425 meters or 1,394 ft.), its shopping malls, its diversified culture, and its commitment to tolerance. I'm a Filipino ex-pat currently based in Dubai since 2016. and learned how to... Continue Reading →
O ye who believe! Persevere in patience and constancy; vie in such perseverance; strengthen each other; and fear Allah. that ye may prosper.Surah-Imran 3:200 Such a beautiful passage from Quran! I want to highlight three-pointers, which the passage reminds us - perseverance, constancy, and fear of God. 3 Practices to Spark Your Faith 1. Perseverance... Continue Reading →
Bismillâhir-Rahmânir-Rahîm Allah. There is no god but He,-the Living, the Self-subsisting, Eternal. No slumber can seize Him nor sleep. His are all things in the heavens and on earth. Who is there can intercede in His presence except as He permitted? He knoweth what (appeared to His creatures as) before or after or behind them. ... Continue Reading →
Quran 2:190 (Surah-Al Baqarah) Fight in the cause of Allah those who fight you, but do not transgress limits; for Allah loveth not transgressors. I love this passage from the Quran, which is in Surah-Al Baqarah 190. Some people thought that in religion, we should always "fight" for what we believe in because it pleases... Continue Reading →
I earned my university diploma from a private Roman Catholic research university. Its motto “Laus Deo Semper” a Latin phrase which means Praise God Always has taught me to give glory to our Almighty GOD continuously! No matter what, praise GOD always - our deepest need. When I found this poem being recited it brings... Continue Reading →
Islam is a monotheistic religion like Christianity and Judaism. It is the world's second-largest religion with over 1.9 billion followers or 24.4% of the world's population. People who follow the teachings of Islam are generally known as Muslims. I admire the Muslims’ sincerity and a strong passion for their religion. Islam itself means ‘submission to... Continue Reading →