Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Hadith #31 – Islamic Ethics Regarding Asylum, Refugees, and Migration

Hadith #31 Notes

In Islam, human rights start with the right to a dignified life and existence. We should view the refugee/migrant crisis within the context of the right to life. In Hadith 31 of 40, Sh. Omar Suleiman reviews Islamic ethics surrounding asylum, refugees, and migration.


Omar Suleiman

Imam Omar Suleiman is the Founder and President of the Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research, and an Adjunct Professor of Islamic Studies in the Graduate Liberal Studies Program at SMU (Southern Methodist University). He is also the Resident Scholar at Valley Ranch Islamic Center and Co-Chair Emeritus of Faith Forward Dallas at Thanks-Giving Square.