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125 fatwas

  • Cut Off All Relations with this Man Until He Proves His Adherence to Islam Date: 30-10-2003

    I married an American man who converted to Islam for me a year ago based on a Fatwa that it wouldn't be Haram if he prays and promises never to go to church. He agreed. Because of immigration procedures he is in the US now and I am in Canada. I gave him books about Islam and he lives about 10 minutes away from a mosque (where he converted on paper before.. More

  • Your behaviour towards her is the right one until she repents Date: 26-10-2003

    How can I work with a Muslim girl who married a Christian man (non-Muslim)? I am a government worker, in the group that where I work with there is a girl born from a Muslim family married a Christian man, my friends tell me since she is not your relative you haven't right to hate here. I know that a Muslim can marry Ahl Kitab (Jews and Christians).. More

  • This man should separate from this woman immediately Date: 27-9-2003

    Marriage with a non-Muslim woman. A Muslim married (made Nikah) with a non-Muslim girl (idol worshipper) where the girl did not convert to Islam and continue her religion, i.e. both are following their religions. What is the status of such relationship in Islam? Now they have children in them eldest one is about 14 years. The children does not follow.. More

  • Wife is Catholic Date: 1-9-2003

    I am married with a catholic woman and she is now more convinced about Islam than any other religion, but she doesn't convert because she said she is afraid from losing her society. I still have great hope that she will convert one day and very soon. The question here is if I understand that she will not convert to Islam. What shall I do, knowing that.. More

  • Daughter eloped and married Christian Date: 27-7-2003

    What should parents do if their daughter eloped and married a Christian man? Can they kill her, disown her, or what?.. More

  • Wants to Marry A Non-Muslim Girl in US Date: 13-5-2003

    I'm a Moroccan student in the US. I'm in a relationship with a girl for 2 months now. My question is: Is it legal to marry this girl even she is not Muslim? .. More

  • Married and divorced an Ahmadiyya, but has a child with her Date: 15-1-2003

    In ignorance of core Ahmadiyya beliefs, and by mistake, I got married to a born-Ahmadiyya woman. Prior to the Nikaah, she made me to sign some document, which was actually some kind of "Bayat" to the Ahmadiyya Group. I claim that it was made to sign fraudulently because they misrepresented Ahmadiyyat to me as another sect of Islam and I was ignorant.. More

  • Christain Indonesian girl wants to marry a Muslim Date: 12-1-2003

    First, I would like to thank you all for your great effort in answering questions from muslims around the world. I have a friend from Indonesia. She is a young Christian girl ( 23 years old ) and wants to become a Muslim. She lives in Jakarta and is thinking of marrying a Muslim. She asked me for advice. What should she read? Who should she talk to?.. More

  • Marrying People of the Book Date: 12-1-2003

    I know that the Muslims are allowed to marry the people of the Book. I would like to know are there any people of the Book who live in this world at present time who are real people of the Book? Can we marry the present Christians and Jews who are so called People of the Book? Answer me under the light of Quran and Sunnah. .. More

  • Major Sin for Muslim Woman to Marry Non-Muslim Man Date: 2-12-2002

    My question as follows: My mother has been with my step-dad for 22 years. She is a Muslim and he claims to be a Christian, and I recently told her that it is unlawful for her to be married to him(they were married 12 yrs. ago). So can you please help me to give her a straight and clear answer to her situation. I want her to know the importance and seriousness.. More

  • Christian Woman Helped Him Become Religious and He Married Her but His Parents Would Object Date: 20-10-2002

    I am a Muslim man study in the USA. I was not living up to the standards, as a Muslim man should. I was drinking, smoking, meeting girls. I met a girl that I was dating and she learned (the hard way) of my wrong doings. Instead of leaving me, she insisted that I return to the path of Allah, and become a more practicing Muslim. She helped me see where.. More

  • Married to English Non-Muslim and Has Young Son Date: 12-9-2002

    I married an English lady 5 years ago and we have a young boy. My wife is not a Muslim). I started to pray and read more about our religion and Allah has is been so kind to me by lighting my way and my life. I spoke to her several times about Islam that she should convert to Islam but there is no hope. I don't know whether to stay with her or divorce.. More

  • Marriage to Christian Not Working Out Date: 7-9-2002

    I am a Muslim man and married to a Christian woman for 3 years, and living in a Christian country. I had a girl with her. My intention at the beginning was to call her and bring close to Islam without argument or pressure on her only with my actions and good manners and practice of my religion. I was and still convinced that the only One who can give.. More

  • Christian Wife Refuses Islam and Discourages Him from Practicing It Date: 26-8-2002

    I have been married to a Christian (non-practicing) for 13 years. I have tried to give her the message of Islam over the past several years, but she is not open towards Islam, mostly because of what she calls the restrictions of Hijab on women and her perception of decreased rights for women in Islam. I have attempted to correct her misconceptions,.. More

  • Married a Christian Man and Had a Child Before He Became Muslim Date: 27-7-2002

    11 Years ago, I married a Christian man in American court, and 1 year later I went back to my country of origin to celebrate a wedding. But before that, I told him that he had to convert to Islam, Especially after my dead father visited me in my dream and he was beating me to death. Anyway, my husband was not really devoted, meaning that sometimes he.. More