الشيخ خليل الخالدي: مفتي مملكة فلسطين
كلمات مفتاحية: 
Shaykh Khalil al-Khalidi
Ottoman Empire
Al-Aqsa
Istanbul
Hanafi jurisprudence
Ottoman judiciary
Jamal al-Din al-Afghani
Committee of Union and Progress
Ottoman history
في ذكرى
نبذة مختصرة: 

This abridged version of the Arabic original provides a comprehensive exploration of Shaykh Khalil alKhalidi’s life (1863/4–1941). Originating from a prestigious Jerusalem family, the narrative delves into his formative years, education at alAqsa, and extensive studies in Istanbul. The study examines his academic pursuits, including training in Hanafi jurisprudence and interactions with influential scholars. It further elucidates his diverse appointments in the Ottoman judiciary, detailing his travels to Tunisia, Morocco, and Egypt. The inclusion of figures like Jamal al-Din al-Afghani adds depth to his intellectual journey. The narrative encompasses Shaykh Khalil’s challenging period of unemployment, subsequent appointments, and notable roles in the Ottoman judiciary, concluding with his affiliation with the Committee of Union and Progress. Illustrations, including his ijaza and certification documents, enrich the historical narrative.