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05-09-2017, 04:55 PM
In a recent video posted on YouTube and translated by the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI), a Kuwaiti cleric explained the Islamic rules for beating one's wife, how the "beatings must not be hard," and the husband "shouldn't break her bones" or "beat her on her face."

A cleric is a Muslim scholar trained in Islam and Islamic law (sharia). In the video, posted by MEMRI, Kuwaiti Cleric Othman Al-Khamis states, “Allah says in the Quran, ‘As for those whom you fear disobedience, admonish them. Do not share their bed, and beat them. Then, if they obey you, seek no means against them. Allah is ever exalted.’"

If a woman disobeys her husband, he begins by admonishing her," says cleric Al-Khamis. "He does not move beyond admonishment unless he despairs of this means and his wife did not benefit from the admonishment. If this does not help, he moves on to refusing to share her bed. This is kept within the home, not outside

Obviously a "progressive"


05-09-2017, 05:18 PM
IIRC, he quoted from Surah 4, somewhere around verse 34. This is the camel Western Feminists swallow while gnat-straining Western society (to allude to Christian Scriptures).