For example, it is heretical invention to claim that God Almighty is “obliged to” do certain things or claiming that He is “obliged to” pursue a certain worldly benefit. To put it in the words of folk wisdom: “Half a doctor costs you your life, half a scholar costs you your faith.”. Just as it is very important to understand the principles established by the Methodology of Islamic Jurisprudence in order to understand Islamic Jurisprudence correctly, it is also important to have a very good tradition of Islamic Theology (Kalam) to avoid such deviations in belief. Pursuant to this principle, Muslim women may not marry non-Muslim men, non-Muslims may not inherit from their Muslim relatives, and a testimony of a non-Muslim is inadmissible against a Muslim. all religions, since they all aim at the same spiritual goal, though all except Christianity fall short. Buddhism has played a central role in the spiritual, cultural, and social life of Asia, and, beginning in … In our time however, considerations such as continuing the existence of Sufi lodges and not letting those who gathered around these establishments disperse has led to the authorization of people who are not erudite in religious disciplines and who are not eligible for this responsibility. The white missionaries bring a different set of beliefs and laws which are incompatible with Igbo traditions and practices. Again, religion was evaluated through the frequency of religious services attendance and the importance of spiritual expression in their lives. This text is the translation of “Usûlüddin Ekseni.”, Tags: altruism, commonsense, conscience, devotion, dialogue, faith, Fethullah, Fethullah Gulen, Gulen, Gulen Movement, happiness, heart, Hizmet, Islam, love, modesty, peace, philanthropy, religion and science, sincerity, spiritual guide, spiritual journeying, spirituality, Sufism, tolerance, virtue, wisdom. (approx. Half a Doctor Costs You Your Life, Half a Scholar Costs You Your Faith. It is such deviant invention in religion to see the Prophet—may God forbid—merely as a postman, to view the blessed Companions and the righteous early generations that followed them with certain different considerations, and to accept some improper attributes the schools of Mutazila and Jabriya ascribed to the Divine Essence (God Almighty Himself). Another way to prevent getting this page in the future is to use Privacy Pass. Hence, it is praiseworthy behavior to find a means of relation with everyone in consideration of where they stand, establishing a relationship with them and letting them reach you as well. This means that a person who has undergone such alteration once has opened himself to a waterfall of alteration. In order to comply with the essentials of Islamic Theology on this issue, it is necessary to have a good knowledge of the noble Prophet’s philosophy of conduct, together with the way and methods followed by his Companions. [3] Al Imran 3:28; an-Nisa 4:144; al-Maedah 5:51. If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware. When it originated in the middle of the first century, it was but a marginal sect of Judaism, limited to a small province called Levant, on the eastern boundary of the Roman Empire. Actually, this is not much different from authorizing a veterinarian to perform open-heart surgery on a human patient. Religions that are not tied to a particular culture or location. Ask your question. Religion in general has contributed to shape a society and a government structure which will influence the way the The main influence is on the religion that tribes follow. We have a way of life which we call Ramayan. In this regard, it is dangerous for those who do not have knowledge of Islamic Theology to assume the position of a spiritual guide. Otherwise, for the sake of explaining the religion to others, some may be clumsy or make certain mistakes that contradict the principles of Islamic Theology. We might primarily feel fond of the people themselves, try to appear congenial to them, or commit the mistake of preference when determining the priority of the seats we spare for people in the world of our heart. 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