Praise be to Allaah.
Mixing between men and
women is haraam. See the answer to question no.
What you must do is repent
to Allaah from what has happened of that, and resolve not to do it again in
It is haraam for a woman to
strive for her Muslim sister to be divorced, because the Prophet (peace
and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “no woman should ask for her
sister to be divorced so as to deprive her of what is rightfully hers and
take it for herself.” Narrated by al-Bukhaari (2140) and Muslim (1413). So
it is not permissible to encourage or tempt the husband to divorce his wife.
If the wish to marry came
from the husband, and you did not try to separate him from his wife, it is
permissible for you to accept, but we do not advise you to do that for
There is no guarantee that this
man will not like someone else and choose her over you as he did with his
Your agreeing to marry him will
stir up resentment, hatred and enmity in the heart of his wife, and you will
not be safe from her ill-will and harm.
What you have mentioned about
him working in the bank; he may leave it as he said he would, or he may not.
This is what we think. If,
after thinking long and hard about the matter, you decide to agree to marry
him, then pray istikhaarah and ask Allaah for guidance, and wait until he
finds another job that is permissible.
We ask Allaah to help you
to do that in which there is goodness, success and guidance.
And Allaah knows best.