Monday, January 4, 2010

Obligation Of Hatred And Abhorance Towards Ahlul-Bid'ah

Compiled by Shaykh Dr. Khaalid adh-Dhaafiree hafidhahullah

Abdullaah bin Dawood said:

From the signs of the truth is hatred of the one who follows the deen with hawaa, and whoever loves the truth, it is obligatory upon him to hate the people of desires, (meaning ahl ul-bidah)

Ibn Battah al-Ukbaree said:

And it is from the Sunnah to shun everyone who believed anything of what we have mentioned (i.e. of the innovations) , and to boycott him and to have hatred (maqt) for him and to boycott whoever allied with him, aided and defended him and accompanied him, even if the one who does that outwardly portrays (adherence to) the Sunnah

Abu Uthmaan Ismaa'eel as-Saaboonee said:

And they detest the people of innovations, those who innovate into the deen that which is not from it and they do not love them...

Shaykh Sulaiman bin Sahmaan said:

And know may Allaah have mercy upon you that his speech and whatever comes from the Salaf that is like it concerning the enmity towards Ahl ul-Bida' wad-Dalaalah, is (regarding) the misguidance that does not expel from the religion, however they were severe in that and warned from it due to two matters...

Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen said:

And the intent behind boycotting the people of innovations is to remain distant from them, to abandon loving them, and allying with them and giving salutations to them, and visiting them and so on...

For the complete article in Arabic and statements from more of the Salaf including some from the Sahaabah please refer http://www.sahab. net/forums/ showthread. php?t=314065

Translation source: http://salafitalk. net/st/viewmessa ges.cfm?Forum= 6&Topic=1700
taken from a post to our email forum