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Religion and American Constitution by Ismail Royer

Religion and American Constitution by Ismail Royer

It is human nature for individuals to reach different conclusions about what is true, and to be convinced that one’s beliefs, being true, deserve to prevail over false beliefs. The diversity of our opinions and our zeal in advancing them, wrote James Madison, has “divided mankind into parties, inflamed them with mutual animosity, and rendered them much more disposed to[Read More…]

July 14, 2018 0 comments Society
Possibly First Mosque in New York Founded by Tatars

Possibly First Mosque in New York Founded by Tatars

«Tatar Mosque in Brooklyn, New York» — Powers Street Williamsburg Brooklyn Possibly First Mosque in New York , Founded by Tatar Muslims from Poland, Lithuania and Belarus at the beginning of the 20th Century.

July 3, 2018 0 comments History & Culture
White American Muslim about his way to Islam

White American Muslim about his way to Islam

May 13, 2018 0 comments Faith
A White American Muslim Conference? Why not?

A White American Muslim Conference? Why not?

On the heels of the recent Black American Muslim conference held in California, a White Muslim brother recently bought up the idea of a White American Muslim conference. Wow! At first I thought it was tongue in cheek, and for the record, I’m not for or against but come to think of it, a White American Muslim conference is an[Read More…]

April 29, 2018 1 comment Society
How American white Christian mom converted to Islam

How American white Christian mom converted to Islam

Kristin Szremski is a 53-year-old mom from Palo Hills, Illinois. Born into a Missouri-Synod Lutheran family, she first converted to Catholicism before finding her place in Islam. This year, Szremski was one of the hundreds of thousands of Muslims who were drawn to Mecca between October 2 – 7 to complete the fifth pillar of Islam, the Hajj. She tells Huffington[Read More…]

March 3, 2018 0 comments Faith
Latino Muslim community in the US

Latino Muslim community in the US

On January 30, 2016, Muslims and non-Muslims alike gathered in Houston, Texas, for the most highly anticipated event of the season: the grand opening of IslamInSpanish’s Centro Islamico, a new nexus to bring Islam to Latinos. Bright, sunny, nearly cloudless skies graced the sizable throng, most seated under a protective canopy while the rest stood bathed in the warmth of a[Read More…]

February 3, 2018 0 comments History & Culture
Southern Salawat from the American Mawlid Project

Southern Salawat from the American Mawlid Project

Southern Salawat from the American Mawlid Project, By Shane Atkinson

February 1, 2018 0 comments History & Culture
Street da’wah (a call to Islam)

Street da’wah (a call to Islam)

A smart conversation of John Fontain and German atheist.

January 5, 2018 0 comments Faith
Growing Up White and Muslim in America (video)

Growing Up White and Muslim in America (video)

Ahamed Weinberg tells his story of growing up white and Muslim in a post 9/11.

December 21, 2017 0 comments History & Culture
Is the Original Quran Preserved? (Dr Joseph Lumbard)

Is the Original Quran Preserved? (Dr Joseph Lumbard)

Joseph E.B. Lumbard is currently a professor at The American University of Sharjah in the Department of Arabic and Translation Studies. A translator, commentary author and general editor for the Study Quran. Born and raised in Washington D.C., Lumbard was brought up within the Episcopal Church, serving as an altar boy. In his teenage years he lost interest and he was introduced to Islam when a[Read More…]

December 20, 2017 0 comments Faith