In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- It may be a surprise to many people in America that we Muslims also believe in Jesus. 2- Although we do not celebrate Christmas, but we …
Shared respect for Jesus should inspire Islam followers to celebrate the Christian holiday, according to historian of the Koran They should be able to send festive cards, decorate their homes in tinsel and wear Santa hats GLASGOW – A Scottish Muslim author and historian has encouraged fellow Muslims to join Christmas celebrations, saying that shared respect …
As a Muslim woman, I have been inspired and learned many lessons from Maryam’s life. Mentioned in the Qur’an frequently, her life story inspired me as a young girl growing up in a non-Muslim country. It has continued to do so many years later. First Impression I was around 6 years old when my youngest …
A Durham University Muslim student was severely beaten up on Christmas night after wishing a group of British men a Merry Christmas.
For the seventh year, about 1000 Muslim and Jewish volunteers in St. Louis gathered to help the community’s less fortunate, help Christians celebrate holidays, and build bridges in the society.
Canadian Muslims have crowdfunded for a gift for Jake Taylor, an ordinary Canadian who intervened during the violent Islamophobia-motivated assault of a young Muslim woman, giving him the best Christmas gift ever.
This is my seventh festive season as a Muslim. It is also the second year I have joined Tracey and Aminah in Sheffield for a traditional Christmas with (almost) all the trimmings, and none of the downsides.
By way of faith tradition, Muslims have always rightfully claimed a natural connection to Christians, especially as it pertains to their love and respect for Jesus and his virgin mother Mary.
The historic personality Jesus, a savior to Christians, a prophet to Muslims – plays an often-uncredited role in Islam. There were a number of Christian tribes in Arabia and the still-standing ruins of a 4th century Church outside the town of Jubail in 1986 – a Church older than anything we have in Europe – shows that even the pagan tribe of Quraysh, a branch of which Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) belonged to, was influenced by Christianity.
My family is celebrating Christmas and I want to ask if it is wrong for me to attend their celebration.