Category: Beliefs and Practices (Aqeedah)
Fatwa#: 37792
Asked Country: United Kingdom

Answered Date: Apr 04,2017

Title: Clarification required: Does swearing at Allah or His Messenger Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam invalidate a marriage?


آلسّلامُ عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Does swearing at Allah (swt) or His Messenger (saw) in anger/frustration invalidate the Nikah?


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

Kindly clarify for us the exact words used and the context in the scenario in question.[1] You may forward your response to


And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best 

Mu’ādh Chati

Student Darul Iftaa
Blackburn, England, UK

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.



[1] رجل ضرب عبده فقال له رجل أنت لست بمسلم فقال لا إن تعمد ذلك كفر فإن أراد جوابه أو جرى على لسانه غلط لا يكفر

الفتاوى الولوالجية للولوالجي ت540ه (422/5) دار الكتب العلمية


ولو قيل له وهو يضرب إنسانا ألست بمسلم قال لا فإنه يكفر إلا إذا غلط

الملتقط في الفتاوى الحنفية لناصر الدين السمرقندي ت244ه (244) دار الكتب العلمية


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