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Islaam’s View on the Death Penalty

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Q: What is Islaam’s view on the Capital Punishment/Death Penalty?


A: Islam is not a view, Islam is Allah Ta`ala’s way and command.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.