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Will We Be Forgiven for Major Sins Committed in the Past?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Me and my spouse knew one another prior to our marriage. We ended up having intimacy together and sexual intercourse. We fear that we have committed a major sin numerously. What should we do? We are worried and often get upset over this? Can we be forgiven […]

How Do I Repent From Stealing?

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, I’m 13 years old. I had a habit of stealing makeup from major stores and even from family members. I’m so scared I don’t know what to do. How do I truly repent? I know I have to return the rights. I was thinking maybe I can […]

How Can I Journey Back to Islam?

Answered by Ustadh Amjad Tarsin Question: Assalam alaykum In the last 7 years I’ve drifted very far from Islam. I want to get back to the religion and live a life where I obey Allah and seek his pleasure and fear Him. When I speak to my parents I speak very harshly, and I have […]

Is It Too Late for Me to Be Forgiven by Allah?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I was born to Muslim parents, but did not practice Islam at all during my college years. I essentially lived like a disbeliever. I feel so far away from Islam. Is it possible for me to return? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this […]

I Was in a Sinful Relationship. Will Allah Forgive Me?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I was in a sinful relationship with a guy but feel so guilty, ended it, cry and repent every day. I’m still a virgin. Will Allah forgive me? Will He still consider me as pure? If this guy tells my parents, can I deny it? Answer: […]

I Had an Affair and Have Repented. Should I Tell My Husband?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam alaykum, I was unhappy in my marriage, and had an affair with my ex. I sincerely regret this, have severed ties with him, and have repented. I am so scared. Should I tell my husband? How do I restore his right? Answer: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah […]

How Should I Apologize After Backbiting Someone?

Answered by Ustadh Sharif Rosen Question: Assalam alaykum How should I apologize after backbiting someone? Should I tell him everything that I said behind his back? Answer: BismilLahir Rahmanir Rahim as-Salamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatulLah. Thank you for this important question. Sins like backbiting [ghiba] — whether verbalized, typed or communicated otherwise — are a grave […]

How Do I Get Closer to Allah After a Very Sinful Lifestyle?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I am a young woman born to Muslim parents. I have sinned in the past due to my very Western lifestyle and am so ashamed of myself. I want to get closer to Allah but have no idea how. How do I have greater taqwa? Answer: […]

How Can I Repent From Stealing From My Mother?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I was in a love relationship with a guy and when he faced a financial trouble I helped him out by giving some gold. I stole my mother’s jewellery. How can I repent? Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum. Thank you for your question. May Allah reward you for wanting […]

Since the Birth of My Baby, I No Longer Pray. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam alaykum, Before marriage, I prayed five times a day. I no longer do that, now that I am married, with a one year old baby. Now I am lost in sins, watch bad things, and backbite. What do I do? Answer: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa […]