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[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Adapted from website:] Aghigh

[Date:] 3 Tir 1393 [24 June 2014]

 

Istifta / Ruling on Marriage with a Baha’i

The Baha’i sect is doomed to Infidelity.

Aghigh: One of the issues regarding marriage is whether temporary marriage to a Baha’i girl is permissible.

[Religious] Authorities’ opinion: No! Neither permanent nor temporary marriage to them is permissible.

Note: The Baha’i sect is doomed to infidelity and marriage to kafir [infidels, whether permanent or temporary, is not permissible. (Marriage rulings, Seyyed Mojtaba Hoseini, code: / 500021)

Grand Ayatollahs Noori, Ayatollah Tabrizi, Fazel, Bahjat and Sistani, Tozih’al-Masa’il [Clarification of Questions of Authorities], question 2397; Ayatollah Vahid, Tozih’al-Masa’il, question 2461; Ayatollah Khamenei, istifta, question 156; Imam Khomeini, Tahrir al-Wasilah, answer 2, Al-Nekah Monghateh, question 3; Ayatollah Safi, Hedayat al-Abad, answer 2, Al-Nekah Monghateh, question 3, Ayatollah Makarem, istafta’at, question 2, answer 33

Source: Jam