“Men have authority over women because Allah has made the one superior to the other, and because they spend their wealth to maintain them. Good women are obedient.
“South Carolina Imam Muhammad Adly: A Woman Is Her Husband’s Prisoner and Must Obey Him; Men Are Better Than Women,” MEMRI, October 2, 2014 to August 11, 2017:
In an August 11 Friday sermon delivered in Columbia, South Carolina, Egyptian-American cleric Muhammad Sayyed Adly said that the man owns the woman and that women should be “as prisoners in your hands or in your house,” adding that the husband should not mistreat his captive, just as one should not mistreat cats or dogs…
- South Carolina Imam: A Woman Is Her Husband’s Prisoner, Must Obey Him; Men Are Better Than Women