Question: What is the duty of a faithful Muslim who lives in a Jaahilee (irreligious) society where no religious scholars or Islaamic movements exist? He cannot compare between the existing religious groups to know which is adhering to the Qur’aan and the Sunnah and which is not. So what is the role of a Muslim feeling such helplessness while living in a wolfish world?
Answer: A Muslim should learn from religious matters what enable him to have sure knowledge of the religion of Islaam and invite others as well to goodness, as far as ability allows. It is not obligatory on a Muslim to seek what is beyond his capability of knowledge, based on the general evidences indicative of the easiness of Sharee‘ah (Islaamic law), including Allaah’s Saying (which means)… read more here.