Tagged with Mubtad’i

The common person who falls into bidah (innovation in the religion) but doesn’t understand the proofs, when does he become a mubtadi (innovator)?

Shaykh Muqbil (may Allaah have Mercy on him): Whoever doesn’t understand the proofs then upon us is patience with them. As the common people have always been the helpers of those who’ve preceded them. Consequently you see them aiding anyone who raises his voice. So they aided Mukhtaar ibn Abi Ubayd (he claimed prophecy during … Continue reading

Guard your Tongue even from the Innovator

  Question: Is it permissible for us to insult those whom the scholars have insulted? هل يجوز لنا أن نسب من سبه أهل العلم؟ Answer: Insulting, no you should not insult. If he was declared an innovator and there is a need to clarify his condition then clarify. Say so and so is a mubtad’i … Continue reading