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Al-Zarnūjī’s Concept of Knowledge (‘Ilm)

islamic scholers
All scholars, from the four Sunni and the Shiite colleges of thought, agree that if the fourth month of gestation an abortion cannot be done unless it is to truly save the mother's life. That is correct, in accordance with established jurisprudence17 and contemporary scholarship.18,19 The disagreements are related to the status of the child before 4 months of gestation. Typically, Shiite scholars did not let abortion before 4 months either. Among contemporary Sunni scholars, there is still disagreement on when an abortion is permissible without cost of tort, and after which it level it is no more permitted, with exceptions as noted earlier. There is a variety of opinions on whether it is a good crime to abort a child before, at the very least, 40 days. The majority of jurists concur tha...