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Aug 22, 2023
[Q]: Shaykh, from their [Ahl al-Bidʿah] doubts which they use to deter people away from the Salafis —especially the youth — is their claim: “These people do not have any manners”. By Allāh O’ Shaykh, they claim this about [a people] who have been calling to the sunnah for 20-25 years. These claimants learned about the sunnah from these very brothers (of which they now claim have no manners), then they travelled to al-Madīnah and Makkah for a year or two to study, and return claiming that these brothers are (actually) ignorant, ill-mannered and of poor character. [A]: The people of innovati…

Aug 22, 2023
Source: al-Majmūʿ al-Fatāwá́ by Shaykh Ibn Bāz

Aug 22, 2023
[Q]: What is your advice for those who belittle their elders in age? For example, they belittle a man who is upon the sunnah for thirty or fourty years but he does not know the Arabic language and he does not know from the Qurʾān except a little. So they would come back from al-Madīnah and belittle them by saying: “Look at them! They are 60 years of age and they do not comprehend the Arabic language.” They belittle them so that they can be raised in the sight of the people. [A]: If an Englishman, a Frenchman, or an American who does not comprehend the Arabic language thereafter acknowledge…

Aug 14, 2023
[Q]: Recently a film was released based on the fictional character Barbie. The film posits women being strong only as feminists and men being futile and misogynist. How should Muslims interact with popular culture and what does Islām say about male and female roles? From the 2023 Canadian Summer Conference: The Daʿwah of the Noble Messenger (صلى الله عليه وسلم)

Aug 11, 2023
Knowledge of the unseen is extremely vast, and Allāh, The All Knowledgeable, may occasionally choose to reveal some of it to some of His Prophets and Messengers who may then relay it to us. Allāh said about Himself: عَالِمُ الْغَيْبِ فَلَا يُظْهِرُ عَلَىٰ غَيْبِهِ أَحَدًا ‎﴿٢٦﴾‏ إِلَّا مَنِ ارْتَضَىٰ مِن رَّسُولٍ “He is the Knower of the unseen. He only discloses it to selected Messengers.” [al-Jinn, 72:26-27] Believing in any revealed knowledge of the unseen then becomes a part of faith. Saʿd ibn Muʿādh (رضي الله عنه) was a revered Companion. He was from the Anṣār as he was from the Aws t…