May 12, 2022 3 mins

Should I Tell My Friend That Her Son Is Doing Drugs?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My basement is a finished apartment with a separate entrance that I rent. I was renting to the 19-year-old son of a sister in my WhatsApp homeschooling group. One night, he must have been talking on the phone right next to the vent which connected to the room I […]
May 11, 2022 3 mins

What Kind of Words or Actions Qualify for Divorce?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question In anger at his wife, A husband said that “our relationship is over/ finished.” When the wife asked about his intention, he said that he did not intend to divorce her. Has a divorce occurred? Is this a clear statement of divorce? Is this conversation considered a divorce? Answer […]
May 11, 2022 3 mins

Would I Assist in Sin If I Buy Something Impermissible Like Alcohol?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick  Question Would I assist in sin if I buy something impermissible, like alcohol? Am I helping the seller to sin even though I don’t intend to help him? Would I share in that sin if the seller buys more alcohol and someone buys it from him? If I buy a […]
May 11, 2022 3 mins

Can One Pray Sitting Because of Living with One’s Islamophobic Family?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My revert friend only gets a few minutes time window during dhuhr when she is alone, so along with it, she offers qada (make-ups) of all other prayers. Will she be held responsible for missing salah at their right time due to family threats and being impossible for her […]