In the name of Allah Most Beneficent Most Merciful All praise is for Allah the Exalted and may the peace and blessings of Allah be upon His Messenger Muhammad and his family and companions and all those who follow them and their way until the Day of Resurrection
"Do they not then consider the Qur‟an carefully? Had it been from other than
Allah, they would surely have found therein much contradiction."
[4:82]God created man for a noble purpose: to worship Him and lead a righteous life basedon His commands and guidance to mankind. Mankind learned this by God sendingMessengers with clear and practical instructions of the meaning of life and how toworship God properly. God also revealed to these Prophets and Messengersknowledge about what will happen after death and the rewards and punishments for
These Prophets and Messengers convey the same prevailing message which isentrusted to them by God. They proclaimed:
"…Oh my people! Worship God! (i.e., without associating anything with him) You
have no other god but Him
. [Qur'an: 7:65]God sent a Prophet and/or Messenger to every nation throughout the history ofmankind.
"And verily, We have sent among every Ummah (community, nation) a messenger(proclaiming): Worship Allah (Alone) and avoid (or keep away from) all falsedeities"
[Qur'an: 16:36]Some of them we have been informed of and others we have not. These Prophets andMessengers include, but not limited to: Adam, Noah, Abraham, Ismail, Isaac, Jacob,Joseph, Moses, Aaron, Lot, David, Solomon, Elias, Elisha, Hood, Thul-Kifi, Enoch,
Jonah, Job Shu‟aib, Saalih, Ezra, Zachar
iyyah, John, Jesus , Muhammad and otherspeace and blessings be upon them all.Some of them were sent with Books while others were not.Some of the books that we were informed of are the Scriptures of Abraham, the Torahof Moses, the Zaboor of Dawood, and the Injeel which was revealed to Jesus. All of