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Once there was a Muslim who lived next to a Jew. The Muslim saw in the Jew a measure of good heartedness however small and he wanted to find any way to make him convert to Islam.
So he went to him and asked:
Dont you feel the need for Islam?
Why dont you become a Muslim?
The Jew said:
The only thing preventing me from becoming a Muslim is that I love drinking alcohol. I would have become a Muslim ages ago, but the only thing stopping me is that I am an alcoholic.
The Muslim devised a plan.
He said: No problem become a Muslim, and continue to drink.
The Muslim didnt meant this, of course, but he said to him: Become a Muslim, and continue to drink. The Jews said: Fine. He said: 'I proclaim that there is no god but Allah' !
and Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah. The Muslim said to him: Now you have become a Muslim. If you drink alcohol, we will carry out the punishment for drinking alcohol on you, and if you renounce Islam, we will kill you. So the man remained a Muslim and never drank alcohol again.

This was a nice trick by this good Muslim.

: Excerpts from a sermon delivered by Egyptian cleric Mahmoud Al-Masri, which aired on Al-Nas TV on August 10, 2009.

However the question that arises is, Are the Muslims permitted to lie?Muslim scholars teach that Muslims should generally be truthful to each other, unless the purpose of lying is to "smooth over the differences between the muslims '.
There are two forms of lying to kuffar (non-believers) that are permitted under certain circumstances, taqiyya and kitman. These circumstances are typically those that advance the cause Islam - in some cases by gaining the trust of kuffar (non-believers) in order to draw out their vulnerability and defeat them.
The Qur'an:
Qur'an (16:106) - Establishes that there are circumstances that can "compel" a Muslim to tell a lie.
Qur'an (3:28) - This verse tells Muslims not to take those outside the faith as friends, unless it is to "guard themselves."
Qur'an (9:3) - "...Allah...

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