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|Sweetnecta & Co. If Sandusky Is A Sick Man: by Martian(m): 2:22pm On Nov 20, 2011|
Why is the "another comforter" different?
Bukhari :: Book 7 :: Volume 62 :: Hadith 88
The Prophet wrote the (marriage contract) with 'Aisha while she was six years old and consummated his marriage with her while she was nine years old and she remained with him for nine years (i.e. till his death).
|Re: Sweetnecta & Co. If Sandusky Is A Sick Man: by LagosShia: 2:52pm On Nov 20, 2011|
|Re: Sweetnecta & Co. If Sandusky Is A Sick Man: by Martian(m): 3:14pm On Nov 20, 2011|
So are some of the hadiths and the quran lies?
Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī (Arabic: صحيح البخاري), as it is commonly referred to, is one of the six canonical hadith collections of Islam. These prophetic traditions, or hadith, were collected by the Persian Muslim scholar Muhammad ibn Ismail al-Bukhari, after being transmitted orally for generations. Muslims view this as one of the three most trusted collections of hadith along with Sahih Muslim and al-Muwatta . In some circles, it is considered the most authentic book after the Qur'an.[[/b]2] The Arabic word [b]sahih translates as authentic or correct.
|Re: Sweetnecta & Co. If Sandusky Is A Sick Man: by Martian(m): 3:38pm On Nov 20, 2011|
This Islamic website even says that some of the hadiths are wrong while employing all kinds of tricks to raise the age from 6 to 9 or 10 to 15.
“Khadija died three years before the Prophet departed to Medina. He stayed [alone] for two years or so. He married Aisha when she was a girl of six years of age, and he consummated that marriage when she was nine years old.” 
As to the authenticity of these reports, it may be noted that the compilers of the books of Hadith did not apply the same stringent tests when accepting reports relating to historical matters as they did before accepting reports relating to the practical teachings and laws of Islam. The reason is that the former type of report was regarded as merely of academic interest while the latter type of report had a direct bearing on the practical duties of a Muslim and on what was allowed to them and what was prohibited. Thus the occurrence of reports such as the above about the marriage of Aisha in books of Hadith, even in Bukhari, is not necessarily a proof of their credibility.
Determination of the true age of Aisha
Again it is a fact admitted on all hands that the nikah of Aisha took place in the tenth year of the Call in the month of Shawwal, while there is also preponderance of evidence as to the consummation of her marriage taking place in the second year of Hijra in the same month, which shows that full five years had elapsed between the nikah and the consummation. Hence there is not the least doubt that Aisha was at least nine or ten years of age at the time of betrothal, and fourteen or fifteen years at the time of marriage.”
Maulana Muhammad Ali writes in a footnote under this report:
“It should also be noted that Aisha joined the Holy Prophet’s household only one year before the battle of Uhud. According to the common view she would be only ten years of age at this time, which is certainly not a suitable age for the work she did on this occasion. This also shows that she was not so young at this time.” 
If, as shown in the previous section above, Aisha was nineteen at the time of the consummation of her marriage, then she would be twenty years old at the time of the battle of Uhud
6,9,10, or 15. What makes him different from Sandusky?
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