However, men must show that they’re able to support this number of wives.
Women are not permitted to marry more than one man, traditionally because of the difficulty of proving which man fathered which son.
23349 But if he chooses to become Muslim willingly and voluntarily, then there is nothing wrong with her marrying him, if her guardian agrees to that.
Learning more about the diverse community of Muslims and the way they’re expected to conduct themselves throughout the marriage process is a good way to better understand this modern religion.
All Muslims belong to a community of believers called the ummah.
I am a Muslim girl, twenty years old, and I am in love with a foreign Christian man who does not speak Arabic.
Is it permissible for me to marry a Christian man, if my religious commitment is safe and I am confident that this will not affect my Islam?
Every race and ethnicity counts some Muslims among its number, and mosques have been built around the world where they absorb local marriage customs.
Many Muslim scholars take pains to make it clear that local customs often influence the practice of the religion.
We advise this woman to end her relationship with that Christian man, because it is not permissible for a woman to form a relationship with a man who is a non-mahram to her.
This has been discussed previously in the answer to question no.
In many areas where the Koran is open to interpretation, Muslims will look for guidance to the life of Muhammad.