Visit for refutations of al-Qaeda, ISIS, Boko Haram and other extremist groups.
You are here: Home Doctrines Khurūj (Revolution)

The Mufassir, Al-Qurtubi, on Revolting Against Oppressive Rulers

Posted by Abu Iyaad on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 and filed under Khurūj (Revolution)

Mail To Friend    Printer Friendly

But that which the majority of the scholars are upon is that patience upon obedience to the tyrant ruler is more befitting than rebelling against him. Because in contending with him and rebelling against him is replacement of safety (security) with fear, and shedding of blood, letting loose the hands of the foolish people (to wreak havoc), enabling Muslims to be attacked and corruption upon the earth. The first view (where rebellion is justified on grounds of oppression and the use of the verse in al-Baqarah) is the view of the Muʿtazilah, and it is the doctrine of the Khārijites, so know it well.

Click this link to download and view the full article.

Link to this article:   Show: HTML LinkFull LinkShort Link
Share or Bookmark this page: You will need to have an account with the selected service in order to post links or bookmark this page.

Subscribe via RSS or email:
Follow us through RSS or email. Click the RSS icon to subscribe to our feed.


Add a Comment
You must be registered and logged in to comment.


Takfīr (Excommunication)
Ḥākimiyyah (Lawgiving)
Khurūj (Revolution)
Walaʾ & Barāʾ (Loyalty and Disownment)
Jihād (War)
Imāmah & Khilāfah (Leadership & State)
Irhāb (Terrorism) & Plunder

Copyright © 1995-2024 Kharijites.Com. All rights reserved • PrivacyLegal and Terms of Use