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Hadith on Pardon: Allah has remained silent on matters to pardon you for them

January 19, 2016

Abu Darda reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “That which Allah has declared lawful in his book is lawful, and that which he has declared unlawful is unlawful. Whatever he has remained silent upon is pardonable for you, so accept the pardon from Allah. Verily, Allah is never forgetful.” […]

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Hadith on Arguing: Nitpicking, hairsplitting, and extremism is destructive to the religion

September 10, 2010

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said three times, “The hairsplitters have been destroyed.” Source: Sahih Muslim 2670, Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim Ibn Rajab said, “The hairsplitters are those who delve deeply into matters that do not concern them and who adhere too strictly to outward expressions […]

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