Category Archives for Inspiration

Do not disdain a good deed, even if it is merely your meeting with your brother with a cheerful face. To utter a good word is a charity.

Do good

“Serve God and associate nothing with Him; and do good: to parents, kinsfolk, orphans, those in need, neighbours who are near, neighbours who are strangers, the companion by your side, the traveler, and what your right hands possess: For God does not love not … Continue reading

14. July 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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Be Merciful

“Those who are merciful will be shown mercy by the Merciful. Be merciful to those on the earth and the One above the heavens will have mercy upon you. The womb is derived from the Merciful, so whoever keeps relations … Continue reading

13. July 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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Ramadan Advice

12. July 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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True fasting

Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to loose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke? Is it not to share your food with … Continue reading

30. June 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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Ramadan Begins

“Verily, in the remembrance of God do hearts find rest.” (Qur’an 13:28) “Spread the salaam, feed the poor and stand up at night while people sleep.” “The real fasting is not the fasting of the tongue and the stomach, but … Continue reading

29. June 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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Disintegration of manners

The disintegration of adab, which is the effect of the corruption of knowledge, creates the situation whereby false leaders in all spheres of life emerge; for it not only implies the corruption of knowledge, but it also means the loss … Continue reading

24. June 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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Embrace hope

22. June 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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Be gentle

Toward the latter days of indiscriminate violence, be like the first and better of the two sons of Adam who said, “If you raise your hand to kill me, I will not raise mine to kill you; surely I fear God, the … Continue reading

17. June 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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For the broken

01. June 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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Hide the good you do, and make known the good done to you.

26. May 2014 by Timothy Bowes
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