Retrieved 5 April Detroit Free Press. These mukhannathun were the ones initially allowed to be the servants of women, as they did not demonstrate any physical attraction to the female body. Martin ed. Egyptian Islamist journalist Muhammad Jalal Kishk also found no punishment for homosexual acts prescribed in the Quran, regarding the hadith that mentioned it as poorly attested.
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He claimed that this may not be "what the LGBTQ community wants to hear", but that, "it reveals that even classical Islamic jurists struggled with this issue and had a more sophisticated attitude than many contemporary Muslims". Faith Matters. The spirituality of transgenders is considered as authentic as that of men and women. It was narrated that Jabir:
Depending on nationality, generation, family upbringing, and cultural influences, Islamic individuals and institutions fall along a wide spectrum, from welcoming and inclusive to a level of rejection that can be marked by a range of actions ranging from social sequestration to physical violence.