Minister of Islamic Affairs Calls for Enforcing Juristic Deduction to Solve Controversial Issues of the Religion

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Cairo, Sep. 25, 2022, SPA -- Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh confirmed that the methodology of Ijtihad (juristic judgment on newly-surfacing controversial issues of the religion) has and still serves as the catalist to salvage the Islamic nation when it comes to unprecedented philosophical issues, drawing the attention to that any new Fatwa should be based on the outcomes of the holy Quran and Sunnah.
In an execlusive statement to SPA on the sidelines of the 33rd international conference of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs currently ongoing in Cairo, Al Al-Sheikh underscored the importance of fighting extremism, violence and terrorism on the bases of moderate and tolerent Islam.
He highlighed the qualifications of an Islamic juristic and philosopher on newly-introduced matters of the society, warning from those who could kidnap the Fatwa and mislead Muslims on mere rhetoric.
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