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Section One: Literary works in defence of the Sufis
Section Four: Some of the Written Works of the Shaykh al-`Alāwi
Section Five: Methodology of the Shaykh al-`Alāwī
Section Six: A Kind Word to Those Who Reject Sufism
Section Seven: Methodology employed in the Thesis
CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION
Reasons for writing this book
CHAPTER TWO: THE DEFENSE OF THE SCHOLARS
Do not look at your brothers faults
On Commanding Of Good And Forbidding Evil And Forbearance With It
Only with knowledge should one command good and forbid evil
Differences between legal experts on good and evil
Discord amongst Muslims and breaking down of the Brotherhood
Degrees of Faith
Courtesy towards the believers
Levels of commanding good and forbidding evil
Those commissioned with inviting to good and forbidding from evil
CHAPTER THREE: PROOF OF SUFISM
Sufism in the first communities
Fuqahā (jurists) on the Sufis and their practices
The Principles of innovation (bid`ah)
Applying Ijtihad (legal reasoning) to Sufism
Sufis are not misguided
The four imams on Sufism
The ruling on dancing
The ruling on poetry
Dhikr in acts of worship
Associating Sufism with forbidden actions
Validity of using a rosary
Mixing of the sexes
CHAPTER FIVE: PROTECTING THE DOCTRINE
The sufis, saints or charlatans
Wearing patched clothing
GLOSSARY OF ARABIC TERMS
REFERENCES
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A Kind Word in Response to Those Who Reject Sufism

A Kind Word in Response to Those Who Reject Sufism

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