Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Hadith #22 – The Root of All Social Injustice

Hadith #22 Notes

Prophet Muhammad ﷺ said the root of all social injustic is greed. It tears apart relationships. It causes disregard to others to the point where human life has no value. If left unchecked it will ruin every relationship. It destroys communities, families, and you as an individual spiritually.

In this episode of 40 Hadiths on Social Injustice, Sh. Omar Suleiman dives into a number of occasions when Prophet Muhammad ﷺ mentioned the evilness that is derived from greed and how it is the cause of all social injustice.

Dr. Omar Suleiman

Dr. Omar Suleiman

PRESIDENT | Dr. 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.