Sharia and the rest of us

by John Okwoeze Odey

Publisher: Snaap Press in [Enugu, Nigeria

Written in English
Published: Pages: 122 Downloads: 240
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Subjects:

  • Religion and politics -- Nigeria.,
  • Islamic law -- Nigeria.,
  • Islamic fundamentalism -- Nigeria.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

  Sharia prohibits the collection of interest paid by a borrower to a lender. Neither party can engage in this practice, which is a staple of many types of financial arrangements and transactions. 2 Republican U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann warned of the encroachment of Sharia law in the United States.7 To support her claim, Bachmann cited public schools that serve Sharia- compliant foods to students.8 A right-wing think tank published a book that claimed, “one out of five American judges fail to reject foreign law that violates U.S. and state public policy.”9.   Not a single book or legal code, sharia is better understood as “the idea of God’s law,” and “refers to the way God advises Muslims to live.” Fiqh, “understanding,” is the human interpretation of sharia based on the Islamic sources of revelation (Qur’an and the Prophet Muhammad’s example).   My latest in PJ Media: “War is deceit,” according to a statement attributed to Muhammad, the prophet of Islam, and the leaders of the Islamic Republic of Iran were taking notes. After stepping up the persecution of Christians and even carrying out raids and arrests against them, Iranian authorities paused long enough to unveil, with.

  Sharia is Muhammad, Muhammad is the living commentary on the Qur’an. And the Qur’an is the literal Word of God to Muslims. Thus, sharia is the set of rules and regulations specified by Muhammad who interpreted the Qur’an for mankind. One can only obey the Qur’an by following sharia. All Muslims adhere to sharia. They must.   Read up on the actual words of Sharia law by searching and finding them on the internet. As you can see some of the fundamental beliefs and practices of Sharia law run counter to the Constitution of the United States and some of our human rights. No freedom of a .   The rest of the world comprises the third territory, which is viewed more as an ideological battleground contested by groups with conflicting values than as a literal theatre of war. Within this territory holy war (jihad) is waged against all non-Muslims or infidels (kafir) in perpetuity until they too are absorbed into the world of Islam. . The issue arises because, according to Islam, sharia law is supreme and any human law - including a constitution - must yield if it is incompatible with sharia law. The book is Islamic Doctrine Versus the U.S. Constitution: The Dilemma for Muslim Public Officials, written by Stephen Kirby and published by the Center for Security Policy.

Shariah: An Introduction The final prophet of Islam, Muhammad, peace be upon him, began receiving revelations from God at the age of 40 in C.E. Over the next 23 years, the Quran, the holy book of Islam, was gradually revealed which represents not only the spiritual fountainhead for Muslims but is also the foremost source. There is no such thing as a “version” of sharia that does not require jihad until the entire planet is under Islamic Law (sharia). That is why muslim instructors teach it to muslim children in muslim schools all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the rest of the planet.   Sharia law is in fact what the European Court on Human Rights ruled more than once: "incompatible with the fundamental principles of democracy." Sharia actually rejects Constitutional rights, legislating restrictions and punishments against them. Consider how First Amendment rights fare under Sharia . According to the most widely used text book in Islamic junior high schools in the United States (What Islam is All About), “The Shari’ah is the ideal path for us to follow.” There are two sources of sharia: the Koran and the Sunnah. Islam is the system of life under sharia. Those who submit to Islam and the sharia are called “Muslims.”.

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sharia, the religious law of Islam. As Islam makes no distinction between religion and life, Islamic law covers not only ritual but many aspects of life. The actual codification of canonic law is the result of the concurrent evolution of jurisprudence proper and the so-called science of the roots of jurisprudence (usul al-fiqh).

There is no such thing as a “version” of sharia that does not require jihad until the entire planet is under Islamic Law (sharia). That is why muslim instructors teach it to muslim children in muslim schools all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the rest /5(5).

people, or mixing these laws and Sharia Law, as G enghis Khan did in his book al-Yaasiq, which combined laws from different sources; the ‘ula maa’ (scholars) ruled that he was a kaafir. Sharia (/ ʃ ə ˈ r iː ə /, Arabic: شريعة ‎ [ʃaˈriːʕah]), Islamic law is a religious law forming part of the Islamic tradition.

It is derived from the religious precepts of Islam, particularly the Quran and the Arabic, the term sharīʿah refers to God's immutable divine law and is contrasted with fiqh, which refers to its human scholarly interpretations. This book provides a detailed study on the importance of growing the beard in Islam.

In the present age, many Muslims are affected by the Western imperialism and media so much that they do not consider the beard as a symbol of Muslim identity anymore. The author has combined various disciplines in this book: tafseer, ahaadeth, opinions of. Sharia Law for Non-Muslims is a crash course based on practical examples, but an excellent work for those who want to understand how Islamic law works and why it should be vigorously and relentlessly resisted by all Americans as well as by all civilized people.

Sharia (Islamic law) makes a mockery of justice, morality, reason, and s: The laws of the United States are temporary, limited and will pass away. It is the duty of every Muslim to obey the laws of Allah, the 2 SHARIA LAW FOR NON-MUSLIMS. Sharia. US laws are man-made; while Sharia law is sacred and comes from the only legitimate god, Allah.

SHARIA: This book uses a fact-based approach to knowledge based upon ana. In sum, Sharia is a faith-based code of conduct that is inseparable from the practice of Islam, yet open to interpretation, adaptable, and responsive to the needs of 2 billion adherents worldwide.

A Sharia Law supporter (L) argues with a demonstrator at an anti-Sharia law demonstration in Hyde Park, central London on Novem The organisers were calling for an end to all religion-based courts to be abolished due to their alleged discrimination against women and children.

* In the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and other European countries that resist the Sharia law, it has proven adept at infiltrating elements of the society that are left vulnerable (see Sharia law in America and Islamization of America).

** Percent of Muslims who favor making Sharia the official law in their country (source: Pew Forum Research). Sharīʿah (), also spelled Sharia, the fundamental religious concept of Islam—namely, its law.

The religious law of Islam is seen as the expression of God’s command for Muslims and, in application, constitutes a system of duties that are incumbent upon all Muslims by virtue of their religious belief.

Known as the Sharīʿah (literally, “the path leading to the watering place”), the. Sharia is extremely specific in some places (such as instructions on washing one's anus). However, it does not often address the many routines and nuances of modern life.

Bodies of Islamic scholars (fiqh) thus extend the law via fatwas, in which the permissibility of a matter is formally determined by applying the spirit of existing law. Sharia law comes from a combination of sources including the Qur'an (the Muslim holy book), the Hadith (sayings and conduct of the prophet Muhammad) and.

Quran: First Source of Sharia Law. Quran is the sacred book of Muslims, and is the primary source of the Muslim laws. Allah dictated Quran through Angle Jibrael, the Angel, to Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). Quran is a complete code of conduct itself.

It tells us what Allah wants us. An Islamic Tribunal that uses Sharia as the basis for law, not the US Constitution, the Bible nor the Texas State Constitution has been set up as a non-profit organization in Dallas.

The laws of the United States are temporary, limited and will pass away. It is the duty of every Muslim to obey the laws of Allah, the 2 SHARIA LAW FOR NON-MUSLIMS. Sharia. US laws are man-made; while Sharia law is sacred and comes from the only legitimate god, Allah.

SHARIA: this book views Islam from the perspective of how Islam affects. Page 1 of ا ا ا In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful Islaamic Sharia Law Based on Quraan, Sunnah and Ijtihaad. This little book is concise. Islam is a political system as well as a religion and Sharia Law governs how Muslims must live.

Sharia Law is incompatible with the US Constitution. They cannot co-exist because according to Sharia Law it is the only perfect law since it comes directly from Allah. Islam is not a religion of tolerance or respect for /5(31).

The rest of Nigeria has a mixed legal system of English common and traditional law. — Qatar — Flogging is still used in Qatar as a punishment for alcohol consumption by Muslims or illicit.

Brunei has introduced a tough Islamic penal code, known as Sharia, sparking concern from the UN and the US. The BBC explains how the Sharia system works. While we do not intend to blame the jurists of Islam for privileging and even sanctifying their views, for which there must have been strong existential grounds, we do blame the posterity to cling to their views and freezing the Classical Sharia Law of Islam at it medieval configuration.

From the foregoing discussion it is clear that what we call Classical Sharia Law of Islam is a system of. Islamic Sharia Laws (10 Oct) Comment | Comment. Too Many Misperceptions about Muslims, Shariah Law. By S. Amjad Hussain. Oct. 10, My Sept. 26 column on Shariah Law elicited negative comments by many readers.

Some of them thought, erroneously, that I was advocating implementation of Shariah Law in the United States. Sharia is not a book of statutes or judicial precedent imposed by a government, and it’s not a set of regulations adjudicated in court.

Rather, it is a body of Koran-based guidance that points. Sharia law differentiates Islamic finance from conventional finance. The Islamic financial system is constructed on economic concepts specified by sharia — a code of conduct that guides Muslims (the followers of Islam) in social, economic, and political matters.

Sharia promotes balance and justice and discourages behaviors of excess. Some of the core ideas promoted by [ ]. Sharia is drawn from two main sources ― the Quran, Islam’s holy book, and the Sunnah, or the example set by the Prophet Muhammad.

It encompasses both a personal moral code and a general religious law that can influence the legal systems of Muslim-majority countries. ATTENTION: Any Muslim can quickly learn how to build sustainable wealth for your family and donations for causes you beleive in using using the Sharia Investor Secrets Book for FREE even if you'e no prior skills or experience.

The most important and complete book on shariah law is holy Quran. Quran is the basis of all shariah principles and laws. It is the word of Allah Almighty himself. However the principles in Quran are in very raw form and cannot be implemented as i. Skip to 0 minutes and 56 seconds We will watch award-winning documentaries and work through short exercises to help us gain a greater academic understanding of the Sharia and Islamic law and move beyond sensationalist or apologetic headlines, social media posts, and so on.

In this course, we will be learning with internationally renowned. Since the early Islamic states of the eighth and ninth centuries, Sharia always existed alongside other normative systems. Historically, sharia was interpreted by independent jurists (), based on Islamic scriptural sources and various legal the modern era, statutes inspired by European codes replaced traditional laws in most parts of the Muslim world, with classical sharia.

Similar concerns abound in the United States, where anti-sharia activists have sought to curb imagined Muslim efforts to impose Islamic law by seeking to ban the use of “foreign law” in. Donald Trump says he wants to test Muslims to make sure they don't want Sharia law to supersede the US constitution.

But what is Sharia law? The rest of Nigeria has a mixed legal system of English common and traditional law. -- Qatar -- Flogging is still used in Qatar as a punishment for .With the focus in recent years on the issue of Sharia in the United States, many myths and half-truths have arisen around the topic.

The following are a series of questions and answers about Sharia in the United States, including a look at what exactly Sharia means and encompasses, how much of a real threat Sharia really poses in this country, and who is behind this campaign.