Debating about the religion The Salaf rejected this and there is a hadith recorded in the Sunan concerning

this in which the Prophet, peace and blessing be upon him, said, A nation never went astray after being guided expect by means of disputation [at-Tirmidhi No:3253. Ibn Majah No:48, al-Albani Sahih al-Jami No:5633 and others] Then he recited the verse: They quoted not the above example except for argument. Nay! But they are a quarrelsome people. [Surah: 43, Ayah: 58] [Page 40. The Excellence of Knowledge.. Fadhl ilm.. by al-Hafiz ibn Rajab al-Hanbali]

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