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Islam and Modernity – Are They Really Compatible?

Islam and Modernity – Are They Really Compatible?

What could be called Islamic modernism emerged in the middle of the 19th century as a response to European colonialism. Islamic modernism was a movement that aimed to reconcile Islamic faith with some modern values and trends such as democracy, rights, nationalism, rationality, science, equality and progress.

Islam Grow

How Does Islam Grow in Modern Times?

Salam Malik, Thank you for your question. In fact, it is a wonder how Islam has spread today if we look at it in the context of the twenty-first century so far. With all the past regimes, both Eastern and Western, wanting to dominate the Middle Eastern home of all the major religions, one can …

Western and Islamic Ethics: Different or Similar? - About Islam

Western and Islamic Ethics: Different or Similar?

SalamAzhar, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. Before discussing the question you pose, we need to have a clear idea of some concepts involved. The implication that arises from your question is that “Western” and “Islamic” are mutually exclusive. As a matter of fact, this need not be the case. …



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