|A question reached us from some brothers regarding the ruling upon honoring, hosting, and receiving some of the deviant, and giving them the opportunity to propagate their deviant thoughts and foul, modernist etiquette, from the likes of Mahmoud Darwish the Palestinian modernist and a member of the communist Rukah party in Israel. He says in some of his poetry: "Sleep, for Allah's eye is asleep." And the likes of Samih al-Qasim of the Druze and a member of the same party, who says in some of his poetry: "To what cave can Allah escape, covered with dust, smoke, and flames." And the likes of the liberal Turki al-Hamd, who says in his novel al-Karadib: "Suicide is victory over Allah." And the likes of others from this faction.
|By way of our hearing, we learn about revelation. By way of our sight, we acquire empirical knowledge. By way of our hearts, we are able to reason and make determinations.
By employing this methodology, the Muslims of old were able to emerge from the age of ignorance that they had been living in and become the vanguard of history, leading civilization forward.
|This paper dispels some common misunderstanding about Islamic fundamentalism in general and about Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahaab in specific. A very Interesting read as since 9/11 'Wahaabism' has come under Increasing scrutiny.