The Evolution of Fiqh: Islamic and the Madh-habs [ABU AMEENAH BILAL PHILIPS] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Fiqh or Islamic. A little over a year has passed since the second edition of this book was published, and, by Godâs grace, copies are no longer available for. The Fundamentals of Tawheed by Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips The Evolution of Fiqh by Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi by أبو جعفر.

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Full of inaccuracies and misconceptions and betrays a lack of depth of scholarship from the author. Oct 07, Maica rated it it was ok Shelves: Azhaari Shah Sulaiman rated it it was amazing Shelves: Good writing style but simplistic viewpoint, misinformation, and mischaracterization.

View all 3 comments. This book is essential for those embarking on the journey evilution Islamic studies. Dec 29, Mystery rated it it was amazing. Jun 02, Tanweer rated it it was ok. In this book, the author; Abu Aminah Bilal Philiphs addresses this issue. Dec 30, Yamam rated it it was ok. Comprehensive book to know about madzhab in Islam, why and how it exist.

Evolution of Fiqh – English – Bilal Philips

Thanks for vilal us about the problem. Finally t There is a common misunderstanding in the present Muslim world that, a Muslim is obliged to follow one of the four Madhabs.

I recommend this book to all Muslims, especially the ones new to learning about the religion.

Fiqh pphilips Islamic jurisprudence is a complete set of instructions for everyday life driven from legitimate Islamic sources. No trivia or quizzes yet. Want evolytion Read Currently Reading Read. Last I checked history doesn’t have opinions, people do. Mar 10, Abdul Aziz rated it it was amazing. If the point was to talk about the evolution of fiqh in history, I don’t believe one should write out their opinions and how they disagree with taqleed and the way the scholars of the centuries handled things.


However, I was expecting more details.

Besides all the good in this book, there are a few main problems. It is written in a very simple and easy way so that everyone at all level can understand. Sep ffiqh, Emmanuel Rovithis rated it really liked it. He taught Islamic Education and Arabic in private schools in Riyadh for over ten years and for the past three years he has been giqh M.

Dec 28, Omer rated it it was amazing. Feb 16, M. Philips was born January 7, in Jamaica, but grew up in Canada, where he converted to Islam in Some of the information in the book is slightly off but there is sufficient variety of information wvolution Madhahib to make it worthy of keeping on the bookshelf.

Intricacies are not discussed as to how inevitable differences arose, which is self-evident A brief overview and summary of the schools of jurisprudence.

Evolution of Fiqh

Mohammad Islam rated it it was amazing Feb 04, He further proposes a way in which all madh- Fiqh or Islamic jurisprudence is a complete set of instructions for everyday life driven from legitimate Islamic sources. The main message of the book is a call to understanding juristic differences, with an ;hilips to remove them where possible, and a proposal for the unification of the madh-habs.


Many of the things written in this book are not history, but in fact opinion, bias or point of view but displayed as truth without even establishing proof. The book is important as it draws the Muslims’ attention to self-criticism that is long overdue.

Evolution of Fiqh | Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips

Jul 24, littlepond rated it really liked it Shelves: Its amazing how acquisition of knowledge and time adds complexity to the discourse which may be considered very simple and straightforward, otherwise.

Sep 15, Fajr rated it it was amazing. About Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Return to Book Page. Evoution is a must read book for every Muslims to eradicate common misunderstanding about Islamic Fiqh and Madhabs. I would highly recommend this book to any Muslim out there, as it was recommended to me by my sibling.

The Evolution of Fiqh: Islamic Law & the Madh-habs

Finally the author praises the attempt to go back to the original form bilxl Islam which prevailed in the time of the Messenger of Allah Salla Allahu Alayhi Wa Sallam.

Excellent piece of work. Abu Ameenah’s book always seem to be very clear, even on complicated and convoluted subjects. Jun 20, Khalid rated it liked it.

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