It is rather a bounty from God that must be utilized in the best possible way

It is rather a bounty from god that must be utilized

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It is rather a bounty from God that must be utilized in the best possible way for all in accordance with God’s will. The best way could be interpreted differently by different scholars in different time and place.
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Continu… It has to be within the parameters set by Islamic worldview and economic vision.
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Religion Al-Din Al-Din is a very comprehensive concept and include al worldly activities. Many of the Qur’anic verses explain din in economic metaphors. This could be explained as the best way to make the “merchants of commercial Makkah” At the time of the prophet best grasp the message of Qur’an.
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Continue… It also supports the argument that worldly activities do come under the jurisdiction of Din of Islam. In fact, din is meant for this world because it is in this world that man is tested and asked by God to follow the “straight path” of the din . It is in this world that man is man as khalifah and given amanah to manage to world according to God’s will.
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Continu… It is also in this world that man is given freedom of choice concerning good and bad, right and wrong. And whether to organize his life according to God’s commandments. It is also to this world that God has sent down to prophets who brought the message of God to their people.
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Continu…. Therefore, submission to God is meaningful only in this world. Since in the afterlife man will no longer be having choices. His status in the next world will be the result of his action in this world, either happiness and pleasure or suffering and punishment. Although the temporal economic consequences of “non-submission” may not be a “loss” in terms
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Continu… Of material gain, it is the loss in the next world that motivate the Muslim. This extended time horizon effects decision-making and the concept of rationality in Islamic economics. Therefore, not only will the choice of goals be different but the “act of choice” would be different too.
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Epistemology in Islam The spirit of Muslim experimentation was inspired by certainty of God as the absolute and as the source of all truths. The process of systematization of Islamic worldview into and economic vision must be based on an epistemology which differs from the range of western experiences.
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Continu… What we know, how we can knew it, and the criteria to evaluate what and how we know in Islamic economics, must be projected from the Islamic conception of knowledge. First and for most it must be stressed that in Islam knowledge is possible and certainty at human level is attainable. Just as all creations are from God, so is the knowledge.
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Continu… God created man and “taught him all the names” i.e., gave him knowledge.
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