“Muslims don’t fall in love before marriage,” the woman said proudly. “That’s something only non-Muslims do.” When I first heard this statement, I was confused. But maybe I was misunderstanding what the woman meant. Perhaps the woman was just saying that Muslims don’t have sex before marriage (or at least that they’re not supposed to). …
It’s an incredible challenge for a new Muslim to find the right path to follow. There seem to be so many different groups, madh-habs and opinions; how on earth can you work out which is the right one? Or in fact if there even is a ‘right path’? The temptation is to do what Helen…
Like the rest of the country, American Muslim communities must grapple with sexual violence, and advocates encourage raising awareness and more extensive communal education.
There are always more similarities between the people of the Book than differences, and this is something that we need to remember when reading contemporary news in the mainstream media nowadays.
Turkey transferred a leather-bound religious text, claimed to be the lost Gospel of Barnabas, under armed guard to the city’s Ethnography Museum, which reveals that Jesus Christ (peace be upon him) was never crucified.
Hasan Syed, a community bridge-builder active in the Canadian city of Thunder Bay, has undertaken a cross-country run to raise awareness about the water crisis among First Nations communities in Canada.
The name has been given as followers of this religion of submission is a divine gift that God Almighty who named us as Muslims. And this name goes back before our own time and far before the time of Muhammad (peace be upon him). He was sometimes described in the Quran as ‘the first of the Muslims’.
An American football Muslim player has won a team competition to meet Pope Francis at Vatican, surprising his coach and teammates.
Covering a bomb blast targeting Borussia Dortmund, media said the attack had “terrorist involvement” when the suspect was a Muslim.
Being stewards of the Earth, it is the responsibility of Muslims to care for the environment in a proactive manner. There is a definite purpose behind the creation of different species, be it plants or animals.