Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

How do we navigate between liberalism and conservatism?

One of the concerns about apologetics is that it may cause a shift towards liberal or “left-leaning” views. Dr. Hatem Al-Haj explains the guiding parameter should be the spectrum of valid opinions within Islamic orthodoxy.

This clip is from Sh. Dr. Hatem al-Haj’s seminar on Islamic apologetics. You can read the publication on this topic here.

Dr. Hatem al-Haj

Dr. Hatem al-Haj

Dr. Hatem al-Haj has a PhD in Comparative Fiqh from al-Jinan University. He is a pediatrician, former Dean of the College of Islamic Studies at Mishkah University, and a member of the permanent Fatwa Committee of the Assembly of Muslim Jurists of America (AMJA).