To Be the Red Crow

There is a report narrated by Ahmad and Abu Ya’laa from ‘Amr ibn al-‘Aas who said, “Whilst we were with the Messenger of Allah (saw) on this mountain path, he said, “Look, can you see anything?” We said, “We see crows, and one of them stands out because its beak and feet are red”. The … Continue reading

A Harry Potter Explanation of Heaven and Hell or “Not Slytherin, Eh?”

When Harry put on the Sorting Hat that fateful first night at Hogwarts, he was told he had the qualities to make it in Slytherin. But he fought that option with all his might because it was so repulsive to him. His second year at Hogwarts, during the battle with the basilisk, he is given … Continue reading