SIGNS OF QIYAMAH: The Extinction of Akhlaq and the Role of Ulama Therein

قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم ‏ “‏ سِبَابُ الْمُسْلِمِ فُسُوقٌ، وَقِتَالُهُ كُفْرٌ ‏” Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) said, “Abusing a Muslim is Fusuq (i.e., an evil-doing), and killing him is Kufr (disbelief).” [Bukhari] عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ، أَنْ رَجُلاً، لَعَنَ الرِّيحَ عِنْدَ النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم فَقَالَ ‏ “‏ لاَ تَلْعَنِ Read more…

Denial and Delusion: he’s not abusive…is he?

Part 1: https://openceilings.wordpress.com/2015/11/21/how-i-married-an-abuser/ Part 2: Denial and Delusion: he’s not abusive…is he? I was married to a man who everybody, including myself, believed to be a gentleman. From university classmates, to university teachers, family, friends, acquaintances in religious gatherings and the workplace – they all viewed this man as having a Read more…

Domestic Violence

In the short clip below, a couple (portrayed by actors) are walking through a London park and begin to argue. In the first scenario, the argument becomes increasingly intense, until the man starts to manhandle the woman. Almost immediately, bystanders intervene, firmly, threatening to call the police. In the second scenario, the Read more…