Tag Archives: Imam Ja’far Al-Sadiq

Fasting, Finance & Science: the Economics of Abstinence

Fasting, Finance & Science For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world and lose his own soul? Or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul? [Matthew 16.26 (KJV)]. The weight loss industry carters … Continue reading

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Spiritual Exercises: Remembrance of God

Remembrance of God Light is sown for the righteous, and gladness for the upright in heart. Rejoice in the Lord, ye righteous; and give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness. [Psalm 97:11-12 (KJV)]. At our highest and lowest levels of … Continue reading

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Spending Time: Change to Spare Your Life

  A Tithe in Time Oh, how few find time for prayer! There is time for everything else, time to sleep and time to eat, time to read the newspaper and the novel, time to visit friends, time for everything … Continue reading

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