Uzair in the Quran

Uzair in the Quran

Uzair in the Quran is a prophet of God, sent to the Israelites, who asks God to show him how He resurrects the dead. Thus, God shows him by causing him to die for a hundred years and then resurrects him. In this article on Islam4u, we will take a look at: Who Was Uzair […]

Ismail in the Quran

Ismail in the Quran

Ismail in the Quran who is also known as Ishmael is one of the great prophets of God who lived in Hejaz, and was sent to guide the people there. Ismail was the elder son of Ibrahim and together they rebuilt the Kaaba. Ismail was also the one who was to be sacrificed by Ibrahim […]

Moses in the Quran

Moses in the Quran

Moses (موسیٰ) is one of the greatest prophets of God in Islam, and one of the five great prophets after Abraham who had his own Holy Scripture as well as sharia (religious code of practice). He is revered by all Abrahamic religions, including Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Moreover, the name of this noble prophet has […]

Jesus in the Quran

Jesus in the Quran

Jesus in the Quran, known as the Messiah, is one of the greatest Muslim prophets whom God sent to the Israelites. He was an Ul al-‘Azm prophet, meaning he was among the five great prophets who had a scripture and religion. Jesus was born miraculously without a father from a chaste and noble mother, that […]

Ayyub in the Quran

Ayyub in the Quran

Ayyub in the Quran has been mentioned four times. In reality, Ayyub or Job (pronounced as: /jōb/ like lobe) was a prophet, and a righteous and pious servant of God. Ayyub is known for his great patience before the calamities that befell him. As a matter of fact, Ayyub became the epitome of patience. In […]

Ibrahim in the Quran

Ibrahim in the Quran

Ibrahim in the Quran is usually associated with emotive stories that storm into the minds, like the story of idols breaking and being cast into a huge fire, remaining barren until old age, taking his wife and child to the barren land of Arabia and leaving them there with no water supply, hosting three angels […]

Hud in the Quran

Hud in the Quran

Hud (هود) in the Quran is one of the Arab prophets of God whom God sent to a group of people known as the ‘Ād (عاد). Like all other prophets, Hud invited his people to monotheism and demanded that they stop worshipping idols. In this article on Islam4u, we will take a look at: Who […]

David in the Quran

David in the Quran

David in the Quran, is a humble servant of God whom God raises as a prophet and king to the Children of Israel. God mentions David (داوود) in the Quran as a righteous man who was also a just king. God gave him the Holy Scripture called the Psalms. David was known for his good […]

Idrīs in the Quran

Idrīs in the Quran

Idrīs (ادريس) in the Quran has been mentioned twice. He was one of the prophets of God Almighty who appeared after Adam and before Noah. His biblical name is Enoch. In fact, he was one of the descendants of Adam and the ancestor of Noah. In this article on Islam4u, we will take a look […]

Solomon in the Quran

Solomon in the Quran

Solomon in the Quran is one of the great prophets of God. Prophet Solomon was the successor to his father, Prophet David, and became both a prophet and king for the Children of Israel. Prophet Solomon’s kingdom was unparalleled compared to other kingdoms in that he had full command over not just all human beings, […]

Jonah in the Quran

Jonah in the Quran

Jonah in the Quran has been mentioned a number of times and his story has been told, and a whole surah is by his name, that is, surah Yūnus, the Arabic form of Jonah. He was an Israelite prophet who left his people due to their disobedience and was thrown into the sea to be […]

Lot in the Quran

Lot in the Quran

Lot (لوط) in the Quran is one of the prophets of God who was sent to the people of a city called Sodom. The people of Sodom practiced the vicious act of sodomy and were homosexual. This greatly disturbed God, as they used to be good people. Therefore, God sent Lot to that land to […]

Saleh in the Quran

Saleh in the Quran

Saleh (صالِح) in the Quran, also written as Salih, was one of the great Arab prophets whom God sent to a nation known as Thamūd (ثَمود). The people of Thamud were mighty people who were as tall as date palms and were extremely strong in that they carved houses of mountains. Their prophet came to […]