Towards A Fiqh For Minorities: Some Basic Reflections

Towards A Fiqh For Minorities: Some Basic Reflections

This book is a timely and important subject and a long awaited contribution to an area of fiqh that has become essential for the well being and development of Muslim communities living in the West. The author stresses that the problems of Muslim minorities can only be tackled with a fresh juristic vision based on […]

Apostasy in Islam: A Historical and Scriptural Analysis

Apostasy in Islam: A Historical and Scriptural Analysis

What is the legally prescribed penalty, if any, for apostasy (al-riddah), and how does this relate to the demand for religious tolerance as stipulated in verse 2:256 of the Qur’an There shall be no compulsion in matters of faith ? It is an established fact that the Prophet never, in his entire life, put an […]