Monthly Archives: May 2016

The Mu’tazilites – The so-called Rationalistic Sect – Dr Saleh as Saleh

The Mu’tazilah (from i’tazala, “to remove oneself” or “to withdraw”) is one of the philosophical schools whose doctrines were affected by Greek philosophy. Originally the sect was established by Waasil Ibn ‘Ataa’ (80-131Hj/699-748 C.E.), who withdrew (i’tazala) from the circle of al-Hasan al-Basri (d.110Hj/728) because of his opposing view that the Muslim who commits a [...]

Advice To Those who put their Intellects above the Evidences

TAKNE FROM: Imam Ibnul-Qayyim Al-Jawzi (rahimahullaah) said: quote: And using the intellect in opposition to the evidences is the basis of all evil in the world. And it opposes the call of the Messengers ('alaihim u salaam) in every way. This is because they (the Messengers) called toward putting forward the revelation over one's opinions [...]