Q: Assalam alejkum imam, I have a simple question for you… I would like to get married by our traditional ways here in salt lake city…can u explain to me what, how and where this can be done..my wife is from here in utah..we allready had a local bishop marry us at home to legaly bind the marriage..but as I said I would like to do it in our
Time: Friday December 16, 2011 at 5:47 am
A: وعليكم السلام ورحمة الله وبركاته
- Come with a local legal marriage certificate from the state to our society.
- I have a preference of performing nikas between Muslims. If you (the male) are muslim and she is Christian or Jew as outlined in the Quran, then in such a case it is best you go to a person that is comfortable performing such a nikah.
Allah Certainly Knows Best.