Not befitting for a scholar to remain silent

Reference: at-Tabaraanee in al-Awsat; Mabaahith fee Ahkaam al-Fatwa – Page 7

Jaabir ibn ‘Abdullaah al-Ansaaree narrated that the Messenger of Allaah (sal-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

It is not befitting for a scholar to remain silent upon his knowledge, and nor is it befitting for one who is ignorant to remain silent upon his ignorance.

Abu 'Abdullaah

About Abu 'Abdullaah

- from London, UK. He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004.