PAS D’ASSOCIATIONNISME CHEZ LES MUSULMANS ?

LE SHIRK DÉGUISÉ[1]

« S’en remettre à la volonté divine », c’était l’un des thèmes de la World Childless Week 2022.

La volonté divine, impossible de l’oublier dans nos communautés musulmanes, on le rappelle avec enthousiasme dans nos interjections : inshaAllah(Si Dieu le veut), mashaAllah(Ce que Dieu veut), fisabillilah(Dans le chemin de Dieu). On répète ces expressions dans certains cas en de nombreuses occasions. Nous considérons le Divin omnipotent. On loue Dieu l’unique.

Le shirk, autrement dit, associer au Divin des partenaires, représente LE péché impardonnable. On s’en croit prémuni, bien sûr ; qui associerait quelqu’un à Dieu dans les communautés musulmanes ?

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CHILDLESS AND CHILDFREE MUSLIM WOMEN AND MEN, MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD !

Childless and Childfree Muslim women and men, speak out! Make yourself heard anonymously or not, but let people know how you feel. No one will express it for you. No one can guess if one does not live it.

Family and friends can surround childless men and women; especially women childless by circumstance, without suspecting what they are going through: multiple miscarriages, returning from hospital without the child they carried for months. They don’t know what it feels like to sit in a waiting room in the gynaecological ward next to pregnant women with their partners when you are unsuccessfully trying to conceive a child or are prevented from doing so by illness.

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CHILDLESSNESS AND FAITH

Interchangeable the words faith and hope are frequently used in crises situations : « have hopes » « keep the faith »

However these express two differents feelings. Hope expresses the expectation of something. Faith is based on trust in someone, in religious context trust in God.

Often in Islamic context, faith means the conviction that everything will be well and that everything will happen for the best for each of us. Nonetheless,having  faith does not prevent  us from experiencing sadness , pain, doubts and anger.

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