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Publicising sins


Hi on the Hadith “all my Ummah will pardoned except those that make their sins known””. What if we are asking someone on guidance so we let them know. Or if we telling our sins to guide others so they don’t do the same mistakes . Would this be allowed in islam


Alaykum Al-Salam

This Hadith is narrated by Abu Hureireh. Also there are many Hadithes that hidden sins would be forgiven much easier. you must know however, the reason behind this orders is to save the re[putation of Momenin and also protecting the society of Momenin from spreading the scandals. If there is a greater benefits we can talk about the sins to others. even though we should consider other solution first. for example we don’t name the sinner or talk about them hypothetically.

Best regards!
Sheikh Madani