Sheikh Isa Ali Pantami
THE DANGERS OF COMMITTING ILLEGAL SEX (ZINA, ADULTERY & FORNICATION). KINDLY AVOID IT MY DEAR BROTHERS & SISTERS.
My dear and respected brothers and sisters. May Allah be Merciful to you and your offsprings- both born and yet to born. Unfortunately, Read more ...
illegal and illegitimate sexual acts (Zina) is becoming rampant in our societies. This act of committing zina is strongly prohibited in the Glorious Qur'an, Holy Bible and other religious scriptures. A great Predeccessors, Imam Ahmad (RH) said: I do not know of any SIN after murder (killing innocent soul) that is worse than zina. In support of this argument, he mentioned the tradition of Allah's Messenger in which Ibn Mas'ud (RA) asked him: “O Allah's Messenger which SIN is the worst?” He said, “Setting up a RIVAL to Allaah when He is the One Who created you.” Ibn Mas'ud asked again: “Then what?” He said, “Killing your child for fear that he may eat with you.” Ibn Mas'ud asked again: “Then what?” He said, “Committing ILLEGAL SEX (Zina)....
Furthermore, the Glorious Qur'an emphasised the danger of committing this destructive sin by saying that true and pious believers never commit it. The Almighty Allah says: "and those who invoke not any other ilaah false god along with Allaah, nor kill such person as Allaah has forbidden, except for just cause, nor commit ILLEGAL SEXUAL INTERCOURSE and whoever does this shall receive the punishment”. (Al-Furqaan 25:68)
SOME NEGATIVE EFFECTS OF ZINA:
You must also understand the effects that zina has on the soul and anatomy of the one who commits it. Ibnul-Qayyim (RH) said in his book Aljawaabul Kaafiy that,
Zina encompasses all the characteristics of evil:
1) lack of religious COMMITMENT.
2) Loss of PIETY (ATTAQWAH)
3) Loss of chivalry
4) Lack of spiritual jealousy of his wife except allegations, evil thoughts and suspicion .
5) Betraying and breaking his promises and trust.
6) Speaking lie.
7) Lack of modesty.
8) Lack of awareness that Allaah is always watching him
9) Modern and destructive diseases, (such as HIV).
My dear brothers and sisters, we are not to remain for ever in this temporary world. We will return to our Creator and account for all our actions. May Allah protect us, our beloved ones and our children from committing ILLEGAL SEX,...
Isa Ali Pantami