Newspapers have been printing articles about the position of women in Islam. One such article was printed by The Independent. In response to this many people wrote in saying that in Islam men are regarded as superior to women. We look at this. Audio: Video: https://youtu.be/PwYkefBEMl8
http://youtu.be/JA33pXhqveI "Men are allowed to beat their wives", "women are subservient to men", "men are in charge of women" We hear the same arguments about women being treated badly in Islam again and again, and recently the same old arguments have cropped up on social media like Twitter and Facebook and blogs. So we took … Continue reading Women in Islam: The accusations answered (again)
Question: Do you believe in God or a universal spirit? [IF BELIEVE IN GOD, ASK]: How certain are you about this belief? Are you absolutely certain, fairly certain, not too certain, or not at all certain? [IF BELIEVE IN GOD, ASK]: Which comes closest to your view of God? God is a person with whom … Continue reading The Stronger Sex – Spiritually Speaking
The Quran tells us that to prostrate to anyone but Allah is shirk (raising something or someone to Godhead) and in violation of this here is an example of Sunni Islam.
'Mr Curious' recently emailed us asking; Why does Islam allow men to beat their wives? There are injunctions of the Holy Quran and there are the interpretations of these injunctions. The two things are totally different. Further, up to now all interpretations of the Holy Quran were by men and, with the best will in … Continue reading Ask the VM: Does Islam allow men to beat their wives?
This is a continuation of this speech. In the above article we shot down the rubbish presented by Nicky Campbell in the BBC program the Big Question, and explained what the verse actually means. Here we look at more translations of that verse, which The Big Question presented as "men are incharge of women" We … Continue reading Men are in charge of women!
In a Sunday morning TV programme in the UK, The Big Question, the presenter translated 4:34 of the Holy Quran as “Men are in-charge of women” whereas the correct translation is “Men are maintainers of women”. We have checked a number of translations of the Holy Quran by Muslims and by non Muslims, and they … Continue reading Women are subservient to Men