Marriage and Divorce (Shafii)

February 4, 2023 3 mins

Can I Put a Clause in the Marriage Contract to Permit Divorce If My Husband Rema...

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question In writing up the marriage contract, is it permissible to either state that my husband should not get a second wife / or state that if he is to get a second wife without my permission/consent, I would have a right to divorce him? Answer In the Name of Allah, […]
February 2, 2023 2 mins

Do the Words “There Is a Solution” Imply Divorce?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question During an argument with my wife, because I did not agree to invite a person from her family into our house, which I judged as perverse, my wife indicated that her patience had limits. I have replied to my wife, “there is a solution,” by referring to divorce, although […]
February 2, 2023 4 mins

Can You Throw Some Light on the Quranic Verse 34:52?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question You have repeatedly mentioned that Prophet Mohammad’s (Allah bless him and give him peace) marriages were due to reasons besides lust, so why does Quran [34:52] mention to Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) that he cannot have any more wives even after that if their beauty […]
February 1, 2023 2 mins

Am I Financially Responsible for My Wife If She Lives Abroad?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question If my wife lives abroad, am I financially responsible for her or only if she moves in with me? Answer Thank you for your question. Wife’s support It says in the Reliance of the Traveller: The husband is only obliged to support his wife when she gives herself to […]