Category Archives: Stories of Prophets

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Story of Prophet Dawud (David)

David Challenges Goliath When the two armies faced each other, Goliath challenged any soldier from King Saul’s army to single combat, as was the custom of battle in those days. Goliath also wanted to show off his strength. The men were terrorized, and no one

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Story of Prophet Shammil (Samuel)

The Ark of the Covenant According to Ibn ‘Asaker, the Israelites believed their Ark of the Covenant to be very holy and an important symbol of their history. The carried the Ark even in battle and believed that, because of it, Allah would protect them

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Story of Prophet Elisha (Elyas)

Elisha’s Mission Prophet Elisha (Elyas) “And remember Our slaves, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, (all) owners of strength (in worshipping Us) and (also) of religious understanding. Verily, We did choose them by granting them (a good thing ) the remembrance of the home (in the Hereafter

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Story of Prophet Hizqeel (Ezekiel)

Allah Resurrects the Dead Almighty Allah said: Prophet Hizqeel (Ezekiel) “Did you (O Muhammad) not think of those who went forth from their homes in thousands, fearing death? Allah said to them, “Die.” And then He restored them to life. Truly, Allah is full of

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Story of Prophet Musa (Moses) and Harun (Aaron)

Description of the Pharaoh The pharaoh who ruled Egypt was a tyrant who oppressed the descendants of Jacob (pbuh), known as the children of Israel (Bani Israel). He used every means to demean and disgrace them. They were kept in bondage and forced to work

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Story of Prophet Yunus (Jonah)

Description of Jonah’s People Prophet Jonah (Yunus) (pbuh) also known as Dhan-Nun. About his people Almighty Allah said: “Was there any town community that believed after seeing the punishment, and its Faith at that moment, saved it from the punishment? (the answer is none)–except the

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Story of Prophet Dhul – Kifl

Is he a Prophet? Allah the Almighty declared: ” Remember Ishmael and Idris and Dhul Kifl, all were from among those who observe patience.” (Ch 21:85-86) Immediately following Job’s story in the Qur’an, Almighty Allah also directed: “Remember Our slaves, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob (all)

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Story of Prophet Job (Ayoub)

Job’s Family History Ibn Ishaaq stated that he was a man of Rum. His name was Job, Ibn Mose, Ibn Razeh, Ibn Esau, Ibn Isaac (pbuh), Ibn Abraham (pbuh). Someone else said he was Job, Ibn Mose, Ibn Rimil, Ibn Esau, Ibn Isaac, Ibn Jacob.

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Story of Prophet Yusuf (Joseph)

Introduction to Joseph’s Story This is the most detailed and fascinating story in the Quran, involving both human weaknesses such as jealousy, hatred, pride, passion, deception, intrigue, cruelty, and terror as well as noble qualities such as patience, loyalty, bravery, nobility, and compassion. It is

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Story of Prophet Shuaib

Shuaib’s Message Allah the Almighty revealed the story of Shu’aib (pbuh): “To the people of Madyan (Madian) (We sent) their brother Shu’aib. He said: “O my people! Worship Allah, you have no other Ilah (God) but Him. Verily! a clear proof (sign) from your Lord