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Lesson two for the Beginners' Course on Islam.

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Lesson 2

  1. 1. Beginners’Course on IslamLesson 2
  2. 2. taufiq07@hotmail.comLesson Outline Introduction  Recapitulate  Belief in Allah  Belief in the Angels of Allah
  3. 3. taufiq07@hotmail.comRecapitulate:The Status of Man Created in the best form Free willAbility to think Acts upon what’s right and wrong Ability to Responsible of choices reason
  4. 4. taufiq07@hotmail.comRecapitulate:The attitude of a Muslim MUSLIMA person who submits and obeys Allah’s will by doing what is enjoined and refraining from that which has been forbidden SUBMISSION OBEDIENCE Acceptance of Putting God’s commands God’s commands into practice
  5. 5. taufiq07@hotmail.comRecapitulate:The Essence of Islam
  6. 6. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in Allah:Definition Who is Allah?
  7. 7. taufiq07@hotmail.comWho is Allah?
  8. 8. taufiq07@hotmail.comWho is Allah? “Say: He is Allah, the One and Only; Allah: the Eternal, the Absolute; He begets not, neither is He begotten; And there is none like unto Him” Quran 112:1-4
  9. 9. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in Allah:There can be only ONE!But why?
  10. 10. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in Allah:Knowing Him So, how do we know Him? Through His Signs. “Behold! In the creation of the heavens and the earth, and the alternation of the night and day - there are indeed Signs for men of understanding” Quran 3:190
  11. 11. taufiq07@hotmail.com Belief in Allah: Knowing Him Through His Attributes. “And Allah has the most (beautiful) excellent Names (attributes), so call on Him by them” … Quran, 7:180
  12. 12. taufiq07@hotmail.com Belief in Allah: His Attributesal-Musawwir, TheThe Giver of al-Muhyi, ar-Razzaq, The Sustainer Designer Life
  13. 13. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in Allah:His Attributes Happening on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Tuesday of the month. 8:00pm – 9:30pm Ustaz Muhammad Mubarak
  14. 14. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in Allah:Shirk Muslims believes in the ONE-ness of God Shirk: to ascribe partners to Allah – the gravest sin in Islam. “Allah forgives not that partners should be set up with Him; but He forgives anything else, to whom He pleases; To set up partners with Allah is to devise a sin most heinous indeed” … Quran, 4:48
  15. 15. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in theAngels of AllahIntroduction
  16. 16. taufiq07@hotmail.comThere are 2 kinds of livingcreatures: Those that can be seen. Those that cannot be seen.Muslims believe that just Belief in thebecause you cannot seesomething, it does not Angels of Allahmean that it does not 1st pointexist.
  17. 17. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in the Angels of Allah:1st Point Visible Invisible
  18. 18. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in the Angels of Allah:2nd Point There are creations which were given free-will, whilst others do not. Itmeans that the creature has a mind which it can use to decide right and wrong. Other creatures just lead their lives according to their instincts, like fish and birds do.
  19. 19. taufiq07@hotmail.com Belief in the Angels of Allah: 2nd Point No free will With free will• A dog • You• An elephant • Me• An earthworm • Your father• A snake • My father• A rhinoceros • Your mother• A bird • My mother• A whale • My wife• A cookie monster • Pinocchio
  20. 20. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in the Angels of Allah Angels to Muslims:  Invisible  No free-will
  21. 21. taufiq07@hotmail.comBelief in the Angels of Allah:Their Characteristics do not question God (no free will) do everything God orders them to do do not adjust or amend what God orders do not need to eat, drink or have sex they have “supernatural” powers by man’s standards can take on the form of other creatures
  22. 22. taufiq07@hotmail.com Belief in the Angels of Allah Name DutiesJibreel Conveyer of Divine messages to all Prophets of AllahMika’il The guardian spirit of land, sea and air. The angel of providenceRaqib ‘Atid Records all good and evil actions of manRidhwan In-charge of guarding HeavenMalik In-charge of guarding HellIsrafil Who will sound the note (sur in Arabic) which will signal the end of the world and the Day of JudgmentIzra’il Angel of death, in charge of taking people’s souls when they dieMunkar & Nakir They are angels which will question the soul of the dead person as they are awaiting resurrection
  23. 23. taufiq07@hotmail.comEnd Thank you for coming. Any Questions?