ANSWER: Step siblings who don’t share the same father or same mother are total strangers and non mahrams to each other.Read more
ANSWER: The step mother has no right on the step children nor the step children have any duties towards the step parent. However, you should respect her as an elder and in order to please your father.Read more
May I ask the ruling regarding the right of a step parent? Would I need to honour the wife of my biological father. I don’t feel comfortable with this notion as my biological mother is whom I love and I honour due to her being the mother who gave birth to me. When I mean honour I mean would I be responsible for caring for her or would be the responsibility of her husband?
ANSWER: You don’t have any duties towards your step mother nor you are obliged to listen to her. However, it’s best to respect her in order to please your father but she does not have any rights over the step children.Read more
A step father is the husband of the mother. He has no rights upon his wife’s children nor is obliged to do anything for them.Read more
The mother and this “step brother” are not related it seems and they are not mahram to one another , let alone being a mahram to that girl! If he was a half brother, meaning that he shares a mother or a father with this woman, he is a mahram to her daughter. Otherwise, he […]Read more
Wa alaikum salam wa rahmatullaahi, The name change is sufficient.Read more