Muslim girl dating catholic boy
The conditions for a non-Muslim woman to marry a Muslim man are that she should be of the People of the Book (Jewish or Christian) and that she should be chaste.
I am a Catholic male and i am interested in marrying a Muslim woman. Praise be to Allaah Who has instilled in you the desire to enter Islam.
I know how very involved I need to be as a Mother, I am also concerned about the extreme rules and pressure from the wider community. I am catholic but i am very liberal and like my kids to be liberal too, I dont want the girls to cover their heads and bodies (neither do i want them to walk about in too revealing clothes) but also to believe there is one God. If you both are not practicing your own faith and willing to explain your scriptures in today’s practical pluralistic sense, yes, interfaith marriage is possible.
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I felt so hurt and initially I said I wanted them to be catholic, now I’m willing to compromise that they should learn about both religions and he is absolutely refusing this and thinks I will change my mind if I love him.
I have said that we need to compromise as we have different religions and the kids are half of me and half of him.
(Surat Al-Mā'idah, 5:5) And do not marry polytheistic women until they believe.
From an Islamic legal standpoint, your civil marriage to a non-Muslim man is not valid.
The invalidity of this marriage is not based on its being a civil contract.
If a Muslim wants to marry a Christian woman, she does not have to become Muslim first, because of the general statement in the Qur’aan (interpretation of the meaning): “Made lawful to you this day are . There is a very real possibility of the children becoming Christian, especially in countries where the law favours the non-Muslim mother. We ask Allaah to guide us all and give us strength.
chaste women from those who were given the Scripture (Jews and Christians) before your time . We remind the Muslims living outside the Muslim world that they should not rush into taking such a step, and if they wish to do so, they should think long and hard, even though marrying a woman of the People of the Book is permitted in principle.
I always thought this to be that he accepted they would be christians.