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Suspicion

Suspicion التُّهمَةُ

Suspicion

التُّهْمةُ

1- الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إذا اتَّهَمَ المؤمنُ أخاهُ انْماثَ الإيمانُ مِن قلبِهِ كما يَنْماثُ المِلحُ في الماءِ .

1- Imam al-Sadiq (a.s.) said, ‘When a believer suspects his fellow brother, his faith disappears from his heart like salt disappears in water.’[al-Kafi, v. 2, p. 361, no. 1]

2- الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): مَنِ اتَّهمَ أخاهُ في دِينِهِ فلا حُرمَةَ بَينَهُما .

2- Imam al-Sadiq (a.s.) said, ‘He who suspects the religion of his brother removes the covenant between them.’[Ibid. no. 2]

Prohibition of Placing Oneself In Suspect Circumstances

النّهيُ عن مواقفِ التُّهمةِ

3- رسولُ اللّه (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ): أولى النّاسِ بالتُّهْمةِ مَن جالَسَ أهلَ التُّهْمةِ .

3- The Prophet (S) said, ‘The person most deserving of suspicion is he who sits with suspect people.’[Amali al-Saduq, p. 28, no. 4]

4- الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إيّاكَ ومَواطِنَ التُّهْمةِ والمجلسَ المَظْنونَ بهِ السّوءُ ، فإنَّ قَرينَ السُّوءِ يَغُرُّ جَلِيسَهُ .

4- Imam Ali (a.s.) said, ‘Stay away from places of suspicion and suspect gatherings, for an evil friend seduces his companion.’[Bihar al-Anwar, v. 75, p. 90, no. 2]

5- الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): مَن وَقَفَ نَفسَهُ مَوقِفَ التُّهْمةِ فلا يلُومَنَّ مَن أساءَ بهِ الظّنَّ .

5- Imam Ali (a.s.) said, ‘A man who places himself in a suspect situation must not blame those who suspect him.’[Ibid. no. 4]

6- الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): من دَخلَ مَداخِلَ السُّوءِ اتُّهِم .

6- Imam Ali (a.s.) said, ‘A man who enters suspect places will be suspected.’[Ibid. p. 91, no. 8]