Tag Archives: Imam Ja’far Al-Sadiq

Silent Shouts of Joy: From Spiritual Pain to Divine Comfort (3/3)

Spiritual Pain and Divine Comfort My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, … Continue reading

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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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