May 2005

Editorial
They say that money cannot buy happiness, and they are right, but it can buy food, water, shelter and clothing. (Fareed Ahmad - UK)
Notes & Comments – A Man of Peace
A brief reflection on the life and impact of His Holiness Pope John Paul II (Fareed Ahmad - UK)
Letter of Condolence: Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, to the Vatican
Copy of letter sent by the Head of the Ahmadiyya worldwide Muslim community, Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad to the Vatican following the passing away of Pope John Paul II (Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih V(aba))
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi Creation and Differences in Rank – Part 10
How the mercy of Allah reflects His superiority and underlines His status as Master of all. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
Economic Injustice in the International Economic System
An analysis of the factors behind developing world debt and the need for a partnership in any solution to this injustice. (Maidah Ahmad - Canada)
The Philosophy of Zakat – Part I
Exploring the role and function of Zakat as a means of purifying one’s wealth, helping to relieve the suffering of the poor and a basis for economic and spiritual advancement. (Maulana Sheikh Mubarak Ahmad)
Coexistence of Religion and Secularism
A look at how Islam responds to the challenge of secularism as a form of governance in the modern world with particular reference to Pakistan. (Khalid Saifullah Khan - Australia)