The Life of Prophet Muhammad: Chapter 9 Questions

The Life of Prophet Muhammad: Chapter 9 Questions

Discussion questions for Chapter 9 of Adil Salahi's book 'Muhammad – Man and Prophet' published by Islamic Foundation. The title of the chapter is "Misrepresentation" and it covers the fifth year of Prophethood.

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Adil Hussain

May 11, 2020
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  1. 1.

    The Life of the Prophet (ﷺ) Discussion Questions for Chapter

    9: Misrepresentation (5th year of Prophethood)
  2. 2.

    Discussion Questions for Chapter 9 • On realising that the

    followers of Muhammad (ﷺ) were increasing despite the Quraysh’s opposition, what alternative approach did Utbah ibn Rabi’ah suggest to the Quraysh to try?
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    Discussion Questions for Chapter 9 • What were the offers

    that Utbah ibn Rabi’ah put forward to the Prophet (ﷺ) on behalf of the Quraysh? • On hearing Utbah ibn Rabi’ah’s offers, how did the Prophet (ﷺ) respond?
  4. 4.

    Discussion Questions for Chapter 9 • Following his meeting with

    the Prophet (ﷺ), what course of action did Utbah ibn Rabi’ah advise the Qurasyh to take? • How did the Quraysh respond to Utbah ibn Rabi’ah’s advice?
  5. 5.

    Discussion Questions for Chapter 9 • Describe Hamza ibn Abdul-Muttalib

    (ﮫﻧﻋ ﷲ ﻲﺿر)’s conversion to Islam.
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    Discussion Questions for Chapter 9 • With the Hajj season

    approaching, what were some of the descriptions of the Prophet (ﷺ) that the Quraysh were considering to use to deter pilgrims from him? • Which description did they settle on and what was their reasoning as to why it was convincing?
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    Discussion Questions for Chapter 9 • What were the short

    term and long term implications of the Quraysh reaching out to and warning as many pilgrims as they could against the Prophet (ﷺ)?
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