Hadith #4 – To Seek or Not to Seek Leadership

There is an important distinction between leadership as a goal and leadership as a means to another goal. The messengers were all given leadership as a means of influencing people towards righteousness. A just ruler enables society to be filled with righteousness and justice.

Sh. Omar Suleiman describes the circumstances in which to seek positions of leadership. 

March 2, 2017
40 Hadiths on Social Justice