Ahlus Sunnah, their refutations are knowledge based, their refutations are knowledge based (repeated for emphasis), with evidences (which are followed i.e. authentic and relevant) to clarify the truth. And refutation of falsehood (is done) with evidences so that they are left and avoided.
Do you understand this?
These are your principles.
Shaykh Ubayds commentary on his explanation of Book of ‘Itisaam from Sahih Al-Bukhari, 2nd lesson: 15th November 2017