An early 18th century British spy in the Ottoman lands revealed covert operations designed to spread separatism across the Muslim world. Confessions of a British Spy has 14 ratings and 1 review. Hempher, only one of the thousands of male and female agents employed and sent forth to all cou. 1 May Confessions of a British Spy. Topics Islam. Collection opensource. An eye opener for all. Identifier ConfessionsOfABritishSpy. Identifier-ark.

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Confessions of a British Spy

Excellent insight into the roots of militant Islam and the treachery of the West. Once I said to him, “Namaaz is not fard. All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: Sunnites, on the other hand, read books, and respected scholars and the Sultan. But I shall please you this time if you trust me. I launched a campaign of praising him everywhere. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. What makes me suspect, however, is Confessiosn ‘alaihis-salaam’ having appointed Huseyn’s son and eight of his grandsons as Khaleefas.

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It is widely available on the Internet, including at http: This prohibition of ijtihaad is considered to have been the reason for Islam’s standstill. He asked several times if what I had told him was true, and received a positive answer each time he asked. The agent in Egypt abandoned his mission after actually converting to Islam, whereas another agent died while on duty. A century after the death of their Prophet Muhammad ‘alaihis- salaam’, hempehr scholars came forward from among Sunnite Muslims: It is hoped that, from the world of the unknown, he will cast an eye on us and grant us the good luck of evicting the unbelievers, he means Muslimsfrom their centers, be it three hundred years later.

For he considered me a guest who had come to Istanbul to work in Turkey and if live in the shadow of the Khaleefa, the representative of the Prophet Muhammad. Hempher writes, “when we reach this number we shall have brought all Muslims under our sway” and Islam will be rendered “into a miserable state from which it will never recover again.

Whenever he mentioned his name his eyes would become wet. Spu Sunnees trust this book very much. When I said farewell to the secretary, he said, “The future of our State is dependent on your success. It will improve Islam’s fiqh and renovate the understanding of Qur’aan al-kereem and Sunna.

Continuation of Memoirs Of Mr. The honor and respect you obtained at confdssions time was the result of some favorable conditions. You can do it if it will help you attain your goal. For the aayat-i-kereema quoted by the spy, as well as other aayat-i-kereemas and hadeeth-i-shereefs, shows that drinks with alcohol are haraam.

I said, “Then why didn’t the Prophet make war against the munaafiqs despite Allah’s commandment, ‘Make Jihaad against unbelievers and munaafiqs. Then I noticed that he did not attach much importance to namaaz and was performing it quite sporadically. I asked Ahmed Efendi several times when I was in Turkey, yet I did not receive a satisfactory answer from him, either. Controversies of this sort exist in all religions, most abundantly in Christianity.

Trivia About Confessions of a From that hwmpher on I never left him alone.

Memoirs of Mr. Hempher: Confessions of a British spy

It is doubtless that he was very much superior to geniuses. He objected, “No, it is not. As Hempher reports with satisfaction, he “was following the path I had drawn for him. There is no difference among them. Therefore you should exert your utmost energy. Sala marked it as to-read Nov 17, Hempher proceeded to bring Muhammad more fully under his control by setting him up with one of the Christian women specifically sent out from London to seduce Muslim youth.

If he had made war against them and killed them, people would say, “Muhammad ‘alaihis- salaam’ killed people who believed in him. Then, fasting is sunna, not fard, in the Islamic religion. Yet the secretary was confeseions glad because, he said, he the person who had remained in Egypt had not betrayed any secrets. Bilal Kasi is currently reading it Jun 17, However, my sense of duty was naturally stronger.

The answer was positive. In the document, Hempher confesses to a number of plans to destroy the Ottoman Empire by hemphef separatism in the Middle-East and thus leave the Muslim world in tatters.

Confessions of a British Spy by Mr. Hempher

After receiving an in-depth education in Islam and the Turkish language in Britain, he was sent on his first mission in Istanbul. For, as far as I understand from the Islamic history, Alee was a person with the distinguished and high qualifications required for caliphate. Arvydas rated it really liked it Nov bitish,