Must I know Arabic? (Hanbali Fiqh)

Answered according to Hanbali Fiqh by HanbaliDisciples.com
Q: Salam. If I don’t know Arabic, does it mean I have left Islam?
A: Wa ‘alaykum al-salam. Knowing Arabic is certainly beneficial but is not a requirement to be Muslim.

Allah knows best.

This answer was collected from HanbaliDisciples.com. The questions have been answered by Imam John Starling.