18 January 2020
22 Jumada al-Ula 1441
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In order to spread the awareness about the importance of the purposes of Islamic law (maqasid), Al-Furqan has been publishing the proceeding of public lectures organised by the Maqasid Centre on topics that connect the maqasid to the concerns of contemporary society.


The Theory of Resources and Objectives in Preserving the Sunnah from Intrusive Thoughts

By Lakhdhar Lakhdhari

This book covers a highly important topic, relating to the defense of the Noble Prophetic Sunnah, which withstood attacks and criticism by opposing parties since the era of examining narrator memory (talqīn) to the period of foundation (ta’sīs). Indeed, leading traditionists (muḥaddithūn) and classical legal theorists (uṣūliyyūn) have exerted mammoth . . .

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The Objectives of the Family in the Qur’an From Human Being to Social Organisation

By Jamila Tilout

The family has attracted significant attention from various divine and man-made legislative frameworks. Indeed, ancient civilisations manifested great interest in the family due to its key social, economic, and political role. This only serves to highlight the consensus among people regarding the importance and centrality of the family to human . . .



The Objectives of Qurʾānic Verses: Between the General Meaning of the Word and the Specific Reason of Revelation

By Ahmed al-Raissouni

Diverse fields of knowledge—Qurʾān sciences, exegesis, Islamic legal theory, Islamic law objectives and language—overlap and interact in this work. The objectives referred to in the paper relate to those of Qurʾān verses, i.e. their semantics and intended meanings, especially when these are linked to the reason and context of Revelation. Consideration of . . .


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