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  Intoduction to Islam
To become a Muslim, the individual must first repent, especially of idolatry, and then acknowledge that there is no God but Allah, and that Mohammed is his messenger.
Muslims live and die without any assurance that they will be saved, and they are driven to perform good deeds in hopes of outweighing their sins.
Pray for a divine visitation for key Muslim leaders, that they might see Jesus for who He really is. Pray for mercy for the nations that are in turmoil, and the massive number of refugees caught in various struggles.
kcm.co.kr /bethany_eng/a_code/islam.html   (3916 words)

  
 altmuslim - global perspectives on Muslim life, politics, and culture
Shaping the debate on Muslims - The publication [altmuslim.com] promotes critical analysis, discussion, and debate within the Muslim community in the West while also showcasing commentary for non-Muslims who want a sense of the dialogue going on among Western Muslims.
A Muslim to us is somebody who is for the fl man; I don’t care if he goes to the Baptist Church seven days a week.
Muslims in Texas have found their place in this rugged and independent state, and can be found in nearly every corner of Texas' expanse.
www.altmuslim.com   (2272 words)

  
 MUSLIM-ANSWERS.org - Main Page
In conjunction with presenting the pure teachings of Islam, we are involved in an ongoing effort to respond to the misinformation, lies and distortions that have been heaped upon Islam by its enemies.
Even though Islam and Muslims have their fair share of bigoted critics, the negative stereotypes and bad press that commonly malign Islam these days are ultimately the fault of Muslims since they've allowed themselves to be seduced by nascent modern interpretations of Islam that are often unduly militant, subtly self-righteous and spiritually arid.
Unfortunately, today many Muslims have been duped into abandoning their rich spiritual legacy in favor of various simplistic and shallow forms of what is fittingly referred to as "Protestant Islam".
www.muslim-answers.org   (1234 words)

  
 Muslims against terrorism and extremism: Free Muslims Coalition
On May 14, the Free Muslims and 80 other supporting organizations sent a message to radical Muslims and supporters of terrorism that we reject them and that we will defeat them.
After September 11, many in the Muslim world chose denial and hallucination rather than face up to the sad fact that Muslims perpetrated the 9-11 terrorist acts and that we have an enormous problem with extremism and support for terrorism.
Bear in mind that the number of Muslims who don't know that a fatwa isn't binding is matched by the number who think bin Laden is a religious scholar.
www.freemuslims.org   (622 words)

  
 Welcome to the Website of Muslim Women's League
MWL is a nonprofit American Muslim organization working to implement the values of Islam and thereby reclaim the status of women as free, equal and vital contributors to society.
The contest was established in honor of al-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz (Malcolm X) by an emerging organization, Muslims for Progressive Values, to encourage other American Muslims to follow in his footsteps and to consider seriously the task of preparing sermons that not only reinforce and restate faith, but teach, uplift, and inspire.
Speakers Bureau - If you are looking for knowledgeable Muslim women to speak on Islam and women's issues or to consult with on media portrayals of Muslim women for a nominal fee, contact MWL.
www.mwlusa.org   (246 words)

  
 Muslim Hands - United for the Needy
From natural disaster victims in Bangladesh to orphans in Azerbaijan, the forgotten people of Afghanistan to the elderly in Kosova, the MH Qurbani Service helps bring Eid joy to almost a million people in 45 countries worldwide.
Muslim Hands has been working in Bangladesh for over 10 years and teams and volunteers responded quickly to the aftermath of Cyclone Sidr.
In addition, Muslim Hands has set-up a number of camps to help those displaced by the cyclone.
www.muslimhands.org   (274 words)

  
 The American Muslim (TAM)
10-15-2007 Muslim Scholars Appeal to Christian Scholars for Dialogue and Peace on Eve of Eid.
The next time someone says “where are the Muslim voices?”, or “why don’t the Muslims speak up?” refer them to this resource.
Muslims in general have been accused of not speaking out against terrorism and extremism although they have spoken loudly and clearly (MAE).
www.theamericanmuslim.org   (1475 words)

  
 The Muslim News
The disciplinary committee at the Ministry of Justice in Riyadh is scheduled to conduct a closed-door hearing today involving the lawyer in the controversial “Qatif Girl” rape trial.
This month, The Muslim News successfully launched the first ever series of dialogues between British political leaders and the Muslims.
Scotland Yard has refused to offer assurances to Mohammad Abdulkahar Kalam and his brother Abul Koyair Kalam to prevent future attacks from armed officers after allegedly being threatened in a second incident a year after Mohammad was shot in a bundled police raid on their Forest Gate house in June 2006.
www.muslimnews.co.uk   (413 words)

  
 Muslim Public Affairs Council | Making Muslims Part of the Solution Since 1988
The Muslim Public Affairs Council is a public service agency working for the civil rights of American Muslims, for the integration of Islam into American pluralism, and for a positive, constructive relationship between American Muslims and their representatives.
The Muslim Public Affairs Council today expressed its disgust with the Sudanese court decision to jail and beat a British teacher who allowed her students to name a class teddy bear "Muhammad."
The Muslim Public Affairs Council today announced that Democratic Presidential candidate Mike Gravel will be a keynote speaker at its seventh annual convention on December 15 in Long Beach, CA.
www.mpac.org   (397 words)

  
 The religion of Islam
Estimates of the total number of Muslims range from 0.7 to 1.2 billion worldwide and 1.1 to 7 million in the U.S. About 21% of all people on earth follow Islam.
Terrorist attacks in America 2001-SEP-11, not by typical Muslims, but by extremist, radical, fundamentalist, Muslim terrorists.
The estimate of 1.1 million Muslim in the U.S. was derived from the American Religious Identification Survey (ARIS) of 2001.
www.religioustolerance.org /islam.htm   (812 words)

  
  Muslim Blog - Families.com
We are not currently adding new blogs to the Muslim Families Blog but we welcome you to explore the many blogs here and participate in the Muslim Families Forum here at Families.com.
In my last entry, I discussed the non-Muslim woman who is considering marriage to a Muslim man. I explained the role of Islam in a man's life and in his children's.
It is not a particular language that makes a Muslim name; rather it is the meaning.
muslim.families.com /blog   (580 words)

  
  BBC NEWS | Europe | Muslim alienation risk in Europe
Muslims in the EU: Discrimination and Islamophobia [785KB]
It says that Muslims are confronting a rise in racism ranging from violence through to discrimination in housing and employment.
"Muslims feel that acceptance by society is increasingly premised on 'assimilation' and the assumption that they should lose their Muslim identity," says the report.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/europe/6189675.stm   (640 words)

  
  Muslim
There is a bit of creed in the name 'Muslim', as it tells that the true believer is one who do not challenge God and his will, and who tries to live his/her life according the rules without questioning them.
A Muslim is a person who is active in trying to lead his/her life according to God's will, while the mu'min is one who chooses the easier path, and lets his/her needs control the actions.
Most Muslims use the term 'true Muslim' for the really devout, which involes that all people belonging to Islam are considered as being Muslims, even if they are not active.
i-cias.com /e.o/muslim.htm   (274 words)

  
 Islam, Islamic, Muslim, Allah - The Peace FAQ
According to Al-Taqiya, Muslims were granted the Shar'iya (legitimacy) to infiltrate the Dar el-Harb (war zone), infiltrate the enemy's cities and forums and plant the seeds of discord and sedition.
Muslim 1153 There was a Muslim who used to transcribe for the Prophet but he ran away as a rebel and joined the People of the Book.
Muslim 1187 The Prophet said: "When the dead body is placed in the grave, he listens to the sound of the shoes as his friends and relatives walk after burying him".
www.peacefaq.com /islam.html   (13732 words)

  
 CLASSICAL BOOKS \ Hadeeth \ Saheeh Muslim   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This was the Saheeh of Abul-Husayn 'Asaakir ad-Deen Muslim Ibn al-Hajjaaj Ibn Muslim al-Qushayree an-Neesaabooree known as Imaam Muslim.
According to Imaam Muslim, the first group makes up the bulk of his book; the second is included as corroborative of the first, while the third is entirely rejected.
Thus carefully compiled by Muslim, and proof-read by Abu Zar'ah the Saheeh has been acclaimed as the most authentic collection of traditions after that of al-Bukhaaree, and superior to the latter in the details of its arrangement.
www.fatwa-online.com /classicalbooks/hadeeth/0000201.htm   (1015 words)

  
 Europe's Muslim Street
Europe’s Muslims hail from different countries and display diverse religious tendencies, but the common denominator that links them to the Muslim world is their sympathy for Palestine and Palestinians.
It’s worth remembering that Europe’s Muslim population is an unintended consequence of actions taken nearly a half century ago.
On the positive side, demographic growth and enfranchisement are already integrating European Muslims into the political mainstream and have the potential to produce a moderate type of Euro-Islam.
www.brookings.edu /views/op-ed/fellows/taspinar20030301.htm   (1084 words)

  
 MuslimHeritage.com - Discover 1000 Years of Missing History
Emilie Savage-Smith, who is a Professor of History of Science at the Oriental Institute (Oxford University), is an internationally recognised authority on the History of Islamic Science, and is a key figure within a small band of historians that are spearheading the discovery of Muslim Heritage and its impact on civilisation.
On the occasion of the lunar eclipse that occurs on 28 August 2007, we produce a short survey of some records of lunar and solar eclipses reported on in Muslim heritage, drawn from various sources, including astronomical texts of professional historians as well as the books of history, chronicles and annals.
This article is an edited version of the article originally written by the late Professor Mohammed Hamidullah, "Muslim Discovery of America before Columbus", Journal of the Muslim Students' Association of the United States and Canada.
www.muslimheritage.com   (1513 words)

  
 Muslim Home School Network and Resource
We are working to update and relink pages everyday.
Due to this, files on this site are updated quarterly, or as time permits.
Radio show about Muslim Education in North America
www.muslimhomeschool.com   (91 words)

  
 Islamic Philosophy Online
We are dedicated to the study of the philosophical output of the Muslim World.
Islamic Philosophy is also sometimes referred to as Arabic Philosophy or Muslim Philosophy.
Middle East Studies Association (MESA), to be held at Boston November 2006.
www.muslimphilosophy.com   (1618 words)

  
 ZAWAJ.COM Muslim Matrimonials and More! Your ultimate Muslim matrimonial service!
We are also happy to accept articles by other Muslim teenagers who would like to write for TeenPerspectives.com.
We are looking for anything about your experiences as a young Muslim, challenges you face, or simply your thoughts on life and Islam.
Yahiya Emerick launches a scathing attack on the hypocrisy of immigrant Muslim parents in North America.
www.zawaj.com   (412 words)

  
 IslamiCity.com - Islam & The Global Muslim eCommunity
A Book which We have revealed to you, in order that you might lead mankind out of the depths of darkness into light..
It is as if the teacher is becoming a vehicle through whom a government is showing its dedication towards Islam and for some Muslims to convey their anger towards the West.
Muslim Heritage: Discover 1000 years of missing history
www.islamicity.com   (456 words)

  
 Ahmadiyya Muslim Community - Al Islam Online - Official Website
Regarded by Muslims as the literal word of God.
Ahmadiyyat is the revival of Islam prophecied to unite mankind in the Latter Days.
Copyright © by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community 1995-2007.
www.alislam.org   (174 words)

  
 MCB
The leader of the MCB answers your questions, such as 'Should Muslim women have to wear a veil?' and 'Should Israel be abolished?'
The Muslim Council of Britain welcomes the decision by the Sudanese authorities to release British teacher Gillian Gibbons.
Gibbons was arrested and tried after allowing her students to name a
www.mcb.org.uk   (344 words)

  
 In Search of Peace: Resources for and about Muslim Women and Islam
Misinformation and misconception about Muslim women proliferate in the world today among non-Muslims and Muslims.
I hope that instead of falling into the typical stereotypes and cultural innovation, the information here will pique your interest and help you to understand the true stance Islam takes on gender issues and the role of women.
Women in Islam, Status & Articles :: Quran and Woman :: Muslim Women, Marriage & Family Life :: The Islamic Veil or Hijab :: Muslim Women in History & Contemporary Times :: Humor, Poetry and More...
www.jannah.org /sisters   (132 words)

  
 Muslim American Society
Said with conviction one may become Muslim: Ash hadu an la ilaha illa Allah wa ash hadu anna Muhammadar Rasul Allah - I declare there is no god but Allah and that Muhammad is His Messenger.
Today, Islam remains the religion of the majority of the 26 million people who live in Malaysia.
Khadijah had been the first to publicly accept Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) as the Messenger of Allah, and she had never stopped doing all she could to help him.
www.masnet.org   (405 words)

  
 MPF: Muslim Peace Fellowship
Take advantage of this rare opportunity to reflect on the meaning of rahmah and planetary tawhid from the fullness of your Muslim identity and in the presence of others. 
Rabia Terri Harris, founder of the Muslim Peace Fellowship and translator of several classic Sufi texts
The Muslim Peace Fellowship is part of the
www.mpfweb.org   (406 words)

  
 Muslim Baby Names: Baby Boys Names, Baby Girl Names, Unique Baby Names
Muslim Baby Names: Baby Boys Names, Baby Girl Names, Unique Baby Names
Muslim Baby Names is proud to announce the launch of the first ever online discussion forum for muslim mothers.
Talk with others from around the globe about Parenting, Pregnancy, Feeding, Health, Education, Family Life and much more.
www.muslim-names.co.uk   (543 words)

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