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Can a Wife Take Her Husband’s Surname

Can a Wife Take Her Husband’s Surname?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: There is nothing wrong if the wife uses or be referred to with the surname of her husband. With regard …

Can I Use the Surname of My Adoptive Father

Can I Use the Surname of My Adoptive Father?

Wa `alaykumAs-SalamuwaRahmatullahiwaBarakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Dear questioner, we would like to thank you for the great confidence you place in us, and we implore Allah Almighty to help us serve His cause and …

Why Can't I Adopt Muslim Children? - About Islam

Why Can't I Adopt Muslim Children?

This response is from About Islam’s archive and was originally published at an earlier date. Salam (Peace) Elizabeth, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Fostering, supporting, raising, and providing for deserted children and orphans are not prohibited in Islam. Much to the contrary, these acts are highly regarded good deeds in Islam. …



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