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Stealing from a Friend and Making Amends

Ustadh Farid Dingle gives advice on how to make amends for having stolen from a friend one no longer is in contact with.   Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. When I was in school my friend went to the bathroom and gave her lunchbox to me. I took one of the chicken […]

What Should I Do About Thefts Committed During Childhood?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum 1. How should one view the material rights of others that were taken by one during childhood? To my shame, in my personal situation I remember having done such things more than once, and having been found out by my parents. 2. As a student of history, […]

What Is the Proper Way to Repent From a Theft?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salam Alaykum, I have stolen something from a franchise but I do not know the value of it. What should I do to repent from my sin? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Consider finding the market value of the item online, for instance, and then […]

How Can I Repay Stolen Goods From a Mall?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salam alaykum, My friend stole goods worth $20 from a mall . He has repented. Now he wants to repay his theft. How should he go about it without going to jail? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that this message finds you well, […]