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As said before in the comment for a valid marriage in Islam you need: two trustworthy -Muslim- witnesses. the bride needs a wali (guardian) usually her father who would give his agreement for the marriage in front of the witnesses. If he can't be present he may appoint another men as a legal substitute. Note in Islam Muslim women and women from among the ...


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The problem with this question is that you created a false dichotomy between either forcefully turning a non-Muslim country into an Islamic state or moving to an Islamic country. There are two main problems with this dichotomy. Islam does not mandate that one should forcefully turn a non-Muslim country into an Islamic state. And there are no Islamic ...


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' but the prescription for certain crimes such as theft where the offender loses limbs seem unnecessary,' You are right that theft of a $100 can not be compared to robbing someone of their life's savings and throwing them on the street. That is why Quran (the only relevant book when it comes to learning what Islam actually is) provides a range of ...


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