September 23, 2022 2 mins

Has My Sin Disqualified Me from the Virtue in the Prophet Narration?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Allah says in the Quran “And those who guard their chastity…” and Prophet Muhammad ﷺ said in a hadith [Sahih ibn Hibban, 4252) that amongst three other things, if a woman guards her chastity she will enter paradise from any gate that she wishes. Unfortunately, I’ve committed the sin […]
September 23, 2022 3 mins

Can I Work for a Glass-Bottle Maker That Sells to Beer Companies?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Is it permissible to work for a glass-bottle manufacturer that occasionally sells bottles to beer companies? Answer All praise belongs to Allah, Most High. May He shower His beloved, our Prophet, with His choicest peace, blessings, and salutations. It is generally permissible to work for a glass-bottle manufacturer. It […]
September 23, 2022 2 mins

Can I Take an Interest-Based Loan to Stay Out of Prison?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question The court ordered me to pay high alimony money because of my ex-wife’s lies and deceit. I can’t pay now & she disagrees on installments. I’m the only earner in my family, and I support my parents and siblings. As I’m unable to pay, an arrest warrant has been […]
September 18, 2022 2 mins

Should I Wash the Beard Hairs under My Chin for Ablution?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I have a thin beard. Some of my beard hairs of mine start from the boundary of the face, and then they move towards the bottom of the chin. Should I wash these beard hairs? Technically, even though they originate from the face, they extend towards the bottom of […]