For a convert, the first step to enter Islam is to say "ash.hado an la ilaha illa Allah, wa ash.hado anna Mohammadan rasoolo Allah" which is best translated to: I bear witness that there is no deity except God, and that Mohammed is a messenger of God. God ...Continue Reading
By Abu Abdis Salaam
All Praises are due to Allaah, and may the Peace and Blessings of Allaah be showered upon the Noble Messenger.
Allaah says in Soorah al-'Asr:
"By the 'Asr,
Indeed all of mankind is in a state of loss,
Except those who have eemaan,
What are the signs of Allah's love for His slave?