But Godly courtship is far superior to dating because it is scripturally sound and does not hurt people.
Dating is a worldly, cultural way to meet people for the purpose of having sex. Both parties have within their perception and attitude that having sex during the dating process is what is expected of them.
He does not awaken lustful desire in a lady and does not disrespect or defraud her by having sex with her.
These young men practice self-control with their emotions and with their body.
"Dating" as it is currently practiced in much of the world does not exist among Muslims.