Salvation of non-Muslims in the view of contemporary Imami scholars

In this writing, I will present the views of Imam Khomeini, Shahid Mutaharri and Sayyid Munir al-Khabbaz on this matter. Imam Khomeini (d. 1989): Deficient disbelievers (qāṣir) are those who did not subscribe to God’s religion because external factors outside their control prevented them from doing so. These factors range from living in a closedContinue reading “Salvation of non-Muslims in the view of contemporary Imami scholars”

Can we use Reason to deduce religious law?

The fixed and changeable in Islamic Legislation (3) Click for Lesson 1, Lesson 2 بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم و صلی الله علی محمد و آله الطیبین الطاهرین This is a translation of lessons given by Ayatullah Sayyid Munīr al-Khabbāz attended in the year 2019-20. For the sake of comprehensibility, there has been additions, removals andContinue reading “Can we use Reason to deduce religious law?”

The authority of Reason in deducing religious laws

(Reading time: 15-20 min | Click here for Lesson 1) “The fixed and changeable in Islamic Legislation” (Pt 2) This is a translation of lessons given by Ayatullah Sayyid Munīr al-Khabbāz attended in the year 2019-20. For the sake of comprehensibility, there has been additions, removals and paraphrases. Original transcripts can be found here.

The Fixed and Changeable in Islamic Legislation (1)

(Reading time: 12-15 minutes | Difficulty: Moderate-Advanced) This is a translation of lessons given by Ayatullah Sayyid Munīr al-Khabbāz attended in the year 2019-20. For the sake of comprehensibility, there has been additions, removals and paraphrases. Original transcripts can be found here. I will also include comments and questions that have struck my incapable mindContinue reading “The Fixed and Changeable in Islamic Legislation (1)”