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Tag: Consensus إجماع

Congratulating non-Muslims on their festivals and celebrations

December 23, 2015
Congratulating non-Muslims on their festivals and celebrations

“Harshness is not found in anything except that it disgraces it.”

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There is no theology of rape in Islam

August 20, 2015
There is no theology of rape in Islam

“The scholars agreed that the rapist must be given legal punishment if there is clear evidence against him,”

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Have Muslim rulers become unbelievers by applying secular laws?

January 25, 2015
Have Muslim rulers become unbelievers by applying secular laws?

“One of the most dangerous claims in the discourse of modern extremists is the assertion that every leader of a Muslim government has become an unbeliever,”

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How many raka’at of taraweeh prayer in Ramadan?

June 29, 2014
How many raka’at of taraweeh prayer in Ramadan?

“The majority of scholars maintain that night prayer in Ramadan consists of twenty bowings and others said that is consists of eleven, thirteen, or thirty six bowings.”

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Lessons from the journey of Mu’adh ibn Jabal to Yemen

January 22, 2014
Lessons from the journey of Mu’adh ibn Jabal to Yemen

“Make your character excellent for the people, O Mu’adh ibn Jabal.”

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Ruling on abortion in Islam

June 29, 2013
Ruling on abortion in Islam

“Do not kill your children for fear of poverty. We provide for them and for you. Verily, their killing is a great sin.”

–Surah Al-Isra 17:31

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What does Islam teach about concubines?

March 27, 2013
What does Islam teach about concubines?

“Whoever among you cannot find the means to marry free, believing women, then he may marry from those whom your right hands possess of believing slave girls.”

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Al-Bukhari on Consultation: People are not consulted except that the best possibility will be made available to them

October 11, 2012
Al-Bukhari on Consultation: People are not consulted except that the best possibility will be made available to them

By Abu Amina Elias for FaithinAllah.org In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful Al-Bukhari recorded in Al-Adab Al-Mufrad: Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said to Abu al-Haytham: هَلْ لَكَ خَادِمٌ‏؟‏ Do you have a servant? He said no. The Prophet said: فَإِذَا أَتَانَا سَبْيٌ فَأْتِنَا If we […]

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Ibn Taymiyyah on compulsion in Islam

August 19, 2012
Ibn Taymiyyah on compulsion in Islam

“It is not for the scholar to compel the people to adopt his school of thought.”

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An-Nawawi on the Prayer of Seeking Guidance, Salat Al-Istikharah

August 5, 2012
An-Nawawi on the Prayer of Seeking Guidance, Salat Al-Istikharah

“O Allah, I seek guidance from your knowledge and power from your might, and I ask you from your tremendous favor.”

–Sahih Bukhari 1113

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