Propagating the Books of the Misguided Sects

by The Albaani Blog


Questioner: What is the ruling concerning propagating/spreading the books of the Ash’aris and other deviated sects?

Al-Albaani: The answer to this question must be clarified: if the person printing these books [is doing so in order] that the people learn what is in them, the general people, so that the people are educated according to what is in them, indeed the theological rhetoric that is in them–then of course, the second part of Allaah’s عز وجل Saying in the Noble Quran applies to them, “And cooperate in righteousness and piety, but do not cooperate in sin and aggression.” [Maaidah 5:2]

For in circulating [such books] there is cooperation in sin and aggression.

As for if the circulation …

[Tape cuts off]

Al-Hudaa wan-Noor, 793.