Let me explain what I mean by it with regard to a wife who is in a polygamous marriage.
Particularly, I base it on what Allah says in the Holy Quran. Continue Reading → anabellah13 Comments Meena, a commentator at Polygamy 411, shared with us 5 important things about Pakistani men.
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When a man is married to more than one wife at a time, sociologists call this polygyny.
Khan points out that there is actually a lot of hostility towards polygamy within the Muslim community, adding: “You’ve got to remember that polygamy is practised worldwide by less than five per cent of Muslims.” Those who do support polygamous marriage often quote verse 4:3 of the Koran as an explicit endorsement of the practice: “Marry of the women, who seem good to you, two or three or four; and if ye fear that ye cannot do justice to so many then one only.” The families featured in Khan’s documentary are keen to assert that a man who enters into a polygamous marriage has a duty to provide for his family and treat all his wives justly.
So what of Mohammed el Ghannay, the polygamist from Sheffield whose whole family relies on state benefits?
This is where an individual has more than one spouse and everyone is in agreement. Polygamy is a choice and a way of life for thousands of people worldwide.Those of you who represent Christian radio, television, or print ministries please make sure not to violate Matthew -17.You are required by it to confront me in person if you accuse me of sin, then with witnesses to the alleged sin (Deuteronomy ), and finally before a Christian assembly worthy of wielding its authority over us. However, there are some such assemblies that follow God's Word and only God's Word.Khan was drawn to the subject after hearing about women in Britain – mostly well-educated, third- or fourth-generation immigrants or Western converts – who were considering polygamy a “lifestyle choice”, embracing the idea of the part-time husband.Khan talks about meeting one such career woman: “She was a gobby Northerner who had quite a senior job at the Home Office.