Aqeedah

Imam Ahmad bin Hanbal’s Usūl As-Sunnah (Foundations of the Sunnah) ―Explanation of Ahmad an-Najmi (Part 2)

The Imaam of Ahlus-Sunnah wal-Jamaa’ah, Ahmad ibn Hanbal (d.241H) stated: والإقتداء بهم “And taking them (i.e. the Companions of the Prophet) as an example to be followed.” The Explanation and Commentary of Shaykh Ahmad an-Najmee Shaykh Ahmad bin Yahyaa an-Najmee (rahimahullaah) said, commenting [read on…]

Aqeedah

Imām Ahmad b. Hanbal’s Usūl As-Sunnah: Explanation of Ahmad an-Najmee (Part 1)

Introduction The creed (‘aqeedah) of Ahlus-Sunnah wal-Jamā’ah was penned down by Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal (may Allaah’s mercy be upon him) in his great work Usoolus-Sunnah translated as The Foundations of the Sunnah. The term Sunnah in the title refers [read on…]