Using Ayahs in telling jokes

Q 4: Is it permissible to use Ayahs (Qur’anic verses) when joking among friends? Examples: (1) (It will be said): "Seize him and fetter him; (2) And other faces, that Day, will be dust-stained. (3) The mark of them (i.e. of their Faith) is on their faces (foreheads)


(Part No. 4; Page No. 83)  A: It is not permissible to use Ayahs in telling jokes. However, it is permissible to use oft-repeated expressions that are not intended to quote any Ayah or phrase of the Qur’an.May Allah grant us success. May peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad, his family, and Companions.

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