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Avoiding Harm takes Precedence over Attaining Benefit

Islamic scholars have undertaken major efforts to clarify the rules of Sharia to all Muslims in order to protect Islam from all the tendentious attempts that aim to distort the beautiful image of Islam. Independent judgments should be based on the rules that trusted scholars set. Whoever violates the rule of inference and deduction that […]

Islamic Sharia and the public interest

All praise be to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon the Messenger of Allah. Introduction: The aim of this article is to illustrate why Muslims and Muslim nations are averse to a civil state with secular laws. It is not a critique of non-Muslim governments or laws which are widely accepted by proper Islamic […]

Living with Non-Muslims in the Islamic Society

All praise is due to Allah. May peace and blessings be upon Allah’s Messenger. How great the civilization or culture of a given nation is depends largely on the benevolent principles it implements, such that these principles apply to others of different faiths, races, and languages. Allah chose the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) to convey His […]

Respecting international treaties in what doesn’t violate the Islamic Sharia Law

When Muslims sign treaties with people of other faiths, that don’t violate the Islamic Sharia Law, then they are obligated to fulfill and highly regard them. To clarify this issue it is essential to explain certain things: 1. Muslims need to participate with other nations in human public welfare. Specifically, the welfare that espouse high […]

From the Rulings Related to Those Under the Protection of the Muslim State in Islam

1- A warning regarding the oppression of those under the authority of the Muslim State (ahl adh-dhimmah): Allah in His Book as well as the Prophet (pbuh) in his prophetic narrations both command Muslims to observe kind treatment of the people who pay the tribute that non-Muslims must pay to remain upon their religion while […]