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August 3, 2018

Discussion 7: Raj’ah (the return)

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Raj’ah (the return)   What is new in the position of the contemporaries regarding Raj’ah[1] is the emergence of a group of scholars amongst them who claim that there is no basis to the doctrine of Raj’ah, specifically those who outwardly spearhead the call for unity and building common understanding between the Shia and the Ahlus Sunnah. This group asserts the following:   […]
August 3, 2018

Discussion 6: ‘Ismah (Infallibility)

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   ‘Ismah (Infallibility)   What is new regarding the stance of the contemporary scholars in this regard is that they have adopted the view of their later scholars in claiming absolute infallibility for the Imams, a view that represents the highest level of extremism due to it entailing that the Imams do not falter and forget. This specific view was treated by the Shia […]
August 3, 2018

Discussion 5: Imamah

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Discussion 5: Imamah   Imamah as per the acknowledgement of the contemporaries is just like Nubuwwah[1] and a continuation of Nubuwwah,[2] or it is a station granted by Allah which is like Nubuwwah.[3] It is one of the fundamentals of Islam according to them, Kashif al Ghita’ says:   إن الشيعة زادوا في أركان الإسلام ركنا آخر وهو الإمامة The Shia have added […]
August 3, 2018

Discussion 4: Their Belief regarding the Fundamentals of Din

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Discussion 4: Their Belief regarding the Fundamentals of Din   When talking of Tawhid al Rububiyyah, the oneness of Allah subhanahu wa ta ‘ala in terms of him being the nourisher, some of their contemporaries have made such statements in conceding for their Imams attributes which purely belong to Allah that were not previously reported from their early scholars. One of their scholars […]
August 3, 2018

Discussion 3: Consensus of the Ummah according to the contemporaries

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Discussion 3: Consensus of the Ummah according to the contemporaries   There is nothing new in this discussion that we can shed light on. Yes of course with the exception of them trying to fit their dogma into the consensus of the Ummah by deploying deceitful ways due to which a person who is not really aware of their reality can be easily […]