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November 25, 2017 @ 12:20 pm - February 10, 2018 @ 1:05 pm UTC+0
This course will be taught by Shaykh Waseem Ahmed
Allah is with you, but you choose to distance yourself from Him through the veils of sin. The more you sin, the further away you become from Allah.
This course will teach you everything you need to know to answer questions like:
Why do people commit sins?
How do I stop myself from disobeying Allah?
How do I become a better Muslim?
Are my problems a direct result of my sins?
What can I do to spiritually grow stronger and increase my Iman?
Understanding the concept of sin in religion as a whole and Islam specifically.
Understanding the links between sin, spiritual growth, and calamities.
Appreciating Allah’s mercy and forgiveness.
What will I learn?
You will learn about:
Different levels of sinning.
The spiritual ramifications of particular sins.
The pillars of repentance (tawbah) and how to do it.
Differences between desires of the ego and whispers of Satan.
How to protect one’s self against disobedience to Allah.
The root causes for sinning and how to treat them.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this unit, you should be able to:
Analyse various textual sources from the Quran and Hadith relating to at least 10 major sins.
Compare the nature of sin across Islam and one other faith.
Assess yourself and synthesise effective plans to support your own spiritual growth.
Explain scholarly differences about the nature of sin.
Define the different types of ego and explain how to identify your type.
Describe the fundamental ways for purifying the heart.
Please note: On Sat 23rd Dec & Sat 30th Dec there will be no classes!