The Right To Respond

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Sulaiman Moola

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Bismillah Ar Rahman AR Rahim as a general rule, Islam encourages us to forgive forget pardon and to conceal the faults of others. But this does not suggest that it denies you the right of responding or retort in a quick reflection from the Quran Chapter 12 Jews 12 the narrative of use of alayhis salam, one aspect from the entire tale of use of alayhis salaam, when the minister's wife made lustful advancements towards use of alayhis salam, and he dashed towards the door, and she tagged behind what elfia say either Khalid al BB, and they both encountered her husband at the door. She was embarrassed and ashamed, caught red handed, so she quickly shift the blame onto use of alayhis

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salam. And addressing her husband she said, the only way we can deal with a man who makes lustful advancements towards me and use Jen that he needs to be incarcerated, our adorable Aleem, or unleashed and inflict a severe punishment upon him. Now pause for a moment, Yusuf Alayhi Salam is the victim she's the perpetrator, Yusuf Ali Salaam is silent and she is accusing when she accused us of alayhis salam, not withstanding him being the nappy of Allah possessing the greatest of character, verse 26, he exercised his right of responding, that's the beauty of Islam. You have the right of responding, of course it needs to be calculated your response. So in verse 26, he addresses

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the husband and he says, He said that to me, I never say it is not me who made last full advancements for the record, it is your wife who intended evil with me. And by no Quran it is written under this idea that Allah Allah Hosni, if Sha is serious or do we either see for mineral iffa whether you know he has an F sharp mcherry mal Allah, Allah, Allah, Allah, Allah, Allah can tell which lessons we learn from the Quran. We learn from this idea that while Islam encourages us to conceal false, but if somebody is on a smear campaign to expose you, then it is within your right to blow the whistle on them and to divulge the evil and they in morality as ease in this matter.

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Often when a marriage breaks up. One person might resolve that I'm not going to speak nasty of my partner, but the other partner goes on a smear campaign indoctrinate the children against the one partner. Now the other partner has the perfect right to say listen, your dad said this to you about me or your mom said I want to set the record correctly. The truth is otherwise, what are you nafi hardily if sharp mcherry man of luck and exposing someone who has exposed you does not go against the station of noble character. In essence, you have a right to respond. The choice is yours. You can be better or better