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  • Number of Prophets not equal to the number of nations Date: 24-1-2016

    As I know, a Messenger is the one on whom Allaah has descended the commandments and who is required to lay down the commandments on the people. In one of the hadiths, Prophet Muhammad  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) stated, "There are 313 or 319 messengers that Allaah has sent to different nations." In the Quranic verse mentioned bellow, it says that.. More

  • The ruling on whether Prophets were sent to polytheistic nations Date: 29-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum Brother. I was just wondering whether Prophets were sent to polytheistic nations, and not only Messengers. I repeat, could Prophets have been sent to polytheistic nations as well, and not just Messengers? .. More

  • Difference between prophet and messenger in terms of conveying revelation to people Date: 24-9-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. What does this mean that prophets have not been commanded to convey the message. I do not understand what that means. It sounds as if prophets could keep it to themselves, but what would be the point of that? It would not make any scense to not share it with their people, so if you could explain this, then that would be great. Here.. More

  • The number of disbelieving nations does not necessarily correspond to the number of Messengers Date: 14-6-2015

    assalam alukm bro theres a hdith what says there were 124 thousand prophets and 315 meassegers so does that mean that there were only 315 nations what commit shrirk or were prophets sent to nations what commit shrirk or were all prophets sent to believing nations so like I said if there were only 315 meassegers does that mean that there were only 315.. More

  • Refutation of the claim that Muhammad is not the last Messenger Date: 22-11-2014

    Assalaamu 3alaikum, I have a very important question.. My friend wants proof from the Quran that Islam is the last religion. So I quoted him this verse "Muhammad is not the father of [any] one of your men, but [he is] the Messenger of Allah and last of the prophets. And ever is Allah , of all things, Knowing." Now he wants proof from the Quran that.. More

  • Difference between prophets and messengers Date: 10-11-2007

    What is the difference between a prophet and a messenger?.. More

  • Allah's Messengers and Prophets Date: 4-1-2003

    Dear Brother As Salamu Alaikum I have some confusion regarding messengers of Allah (SWT). As I know before that, so many messenger came and the first one was Adam (AS) and the last one is Muhammad (S). But, recently I read in one Islamic book that first messenger was Nuh (AS). Then what was the position of Adam (AS). And can you inform me exactly how.. More

  • Number of Messengers in Qur'an Date: 6-7-2002

    What is the number of Messengers in the Qur'an?.. More

  • Difference between a Prophet and a Messenger Date: 8-6-2002

    I want to know the difference between Nabi (Prophet) and Rasul (Messenger)... More