Tag: Slavery استعباد

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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Transcendency of Allah in Islam

April 2, 2015
Transcendency of Allah in Islam

“The Most Merciful is established upon the Throne.”

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Islam, reason, and spiritual freedom

August 1, 2014
Islam, reason, and spiritual freedom

“Indeed, humans are only favored over beastly animals by their minds which order them to restrain their desires.”

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Ibn Qudamah on Prescribed Charity, Az-Zakat

August 27, 2013
Ibn Qudamah on Prescribed Charity, Az-Zakat

“Alms must be paid by every free Muslim who has complete ownership of the minimum amount.”

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Should Muslim leaders be from the Quraish tribe?

August 21, 2013
Should Muslim leaders be from the Quraish tribe?

“Abu Bakr Al-Baqillani realized that in his time the solidarity in favor of the Quraish had vanished and that foreign kings possessed power over the Caliphs, so he no longer saw a need for this condition.”

–Ibn Khaldun

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What does Islam teach about slavery?

July 31, 2013
What does Islam teach about slavery?

“Your slaves are your brothers. Allah has placed them in your hand, and he who has his brother under him should feed him with the same food he eats and clothe him with the same clothes he wears.”

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An-Nawawi on the virtue of freeing slaves

May 8, 2013
An-Nawawi on the virtue of freeing slaves

“But he has not broken through the difficult path, and what will make you know what is the difficult path? It is the freeing of a slave.”

–Surah Al-Balad 90:11-13

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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 Kathir on companions giving preference to prisoners

March 22, 2012
Ibn Kathir on companions giving preference to prisoners

“They give food, despite their love for it, to the poor, the orphan and the captive.”

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