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The Categorization of People with Regard to Knowledge

Author: Shaikh Muhammad 'Umar Bazmool | Source: At-Ta'seel fee Talab-il-'Ilm (Laying the Foundations for seeking Knowledge) People are divided into two categories with respect to Knowledge: Those who know, and Those who don’t know. Those who don’t know are obligated to ask the people of knowledge and accept their statements, while expending what effort they can in order to know the proofs and evidences. Allaah says: "And We did not send before you anyone except men that we gave revelation to. So ask the people of remembrance (knowledge) if you don’t know. With clear signs and books (We sent the Messengers). And We also sent down Read more ...

Friday Khutbah (Sermons) : God-fearing ‘Aalim and his importance to the Ummah

Friday Khutbah (Sermons) : God-fearing ‘Aalim and his importance to the Ummah - by Imam Al-Madinah Al-Munawarrah ‘Abdul-Bari ibn ‘Awad ath-Thubayti from the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah, Shawwaal 24, 1421 (January 19, 2001) The Transcript:   All praise is due to Allah, Lord of all the worlds. May peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad (sal Allaahu alayhi wa sallam), his household, his companions and all those who follow their guidance till the Day of Reckoning. Islam respects the ‘Ulamaa (Righteous Scholars) and reveres them because they are the heirs of the Prophets who follow their way. Infact, it is in respect to their dignity Read more ...