Defenders Of The Faith

Ali Al-Timimi (May Allah hasten his release….ameen)

”Neither backbite one another. Would one of you like to eat the flesh of his dead brother? You would hate it” 49:12

Backbiting the scholars is severer than backbiting other than them. That is because the scholars are the INHERITORS OF THE PROPHETS. If he backbites them, then he has backbitten the inheritors of the prophets, (backbiting the scholar is severer than backbiting someone who is not a scholar). Continue reading

The End Of Riba (Usury)

Bilal Dannoun

By Bilal Dannoun. This lecture discusses the many issues pertaining to the prohibition of Riba (Interest, Usury). We hope to dispel any doubts and misconceptions regarding the Islamic ruling of Riba. Allaah says “O you who have believed, fear Allah and give up what remains [due to you] of interest, if you should be believers.” [2: 278] Continue reading