Don’t Secularize Islam. Islamicize Secularism

Some think that it is important to secularize Islam, to bring Islam into conformity with the modern world by modifying or excising those aspects...

Why Are Progressives Now Defending Sharia?

lol when Muslim progressives who made their careers out of attacking the sharia and undermining its sanctity all of a sudden are standing up...

True Fiqh and Husn al-Dhann for Past Ulama

The ulama are the most worthy of our husn al-dhann. But we live in the age of nafs. The nafs pulls people to question...

Anti-Sharia Muslims

If you're a Muslim and say that you're "anti-sharia," you're either deeply confused, deeply stupid, or deeply misguided.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1669781139907268

Liberation Defined

Liberation is a universal value. After all, what else is Paradise? How to achieve liberation. That's where the disagreement lies.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1616181428600573

Permissibility is not a Green Light

Just because something may be religiously permissible (mubah) doesn't mean it's not totally stupid.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1686312428254139

Religion Used to Reform Sinners…

"On Progressivism: Religion used to reform sinners, now sinners reform religion." - Sh. Hisham Mahmoud   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1946226688929377

Faux-Experts on Sharia

People without the first clue about the sharia writing at length about how other people harbor myths about the sharia.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1776041749281206

Beware of Gender Mixing

Gender mixing is not the root of all evil but it's certainly the root of a lot of it.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1949065225312190

Making a Sex Offender: The (Non)Case of Maulana Abdullah Saleem

Sex Abuse in Islamic Schools? Maulana Abdullah Saleem, founder and teacher at one of Chicago's most prominent Islamic institutes, has been entangled over the past...

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