Bern imam named Swiss of the Year

By Jeannie Wurz Imam Mustafa Memeti of Bern has been named Swiss of the Year by the Swiss weekly newspaper SonntagsZeitung. He was chosen for “his courage and his engagement in the most explosive debate of our time”. The Islamic religion was a dominating theme of the year 2014, according [...]

2017-12-19T19:28:07+00:00December 28th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Origin of Christmas (video)

  877-Why-Islam presents Sh. Abdullah Hakim Quick, a renowned historian and scholar, who gives the history behind Christmas. Bio of Dr Abdullah Hakim Quick Dr Abdullah Hakim Quick is a historian, social activist and religious leader of African and Native American descent. [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:25+00:00December 26th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Jesus: A Servant of God

By Imam Shabir Ally It will be quickly obvious that they often referred to him as a servant of God, but never Son of God. Peter, for example, said: “The God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, the God of our fathers, has glorified his servant Jesus” (Acts 3:13). Peter further [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:25+00:00December 26th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Who was Jesus (pbuh)?

877-WHY-ISLAM Brochure Request a copy View in PDF By Yahiya Emerick In the Name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful There are varied beliefs about Jesus among people of different faiths. Many believe he is God or the son of God. Some [...]

2017-12-01T21:33:36+00:00December 26th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Mary, the Mother of Jesus

By Sabeen Khan The Virgin Mary. Mary, the Pure. Mariam, upon whom be peace. This blessed woman’s life is evident through many stories and teachings. She has a prominent, significant, and revered role in the Quran and Islam. The story of the Blessed Mary is a truly beautiful one. She [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:26+00:00December 25th, 2014|Uncategorized|

The number of Britons choosing Islam doubled in the past decade

The number of Britons choosing to become Muslims has nearly doubled in the past decade, with one of the most comprehensive attempts to estimate how many people have embraced Islam, according to news source the Independent. While previous estimates placed the number of Muslim converts between 14,000 and 25,000 an inter-faith [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:26+00:00December 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Ferguson, Missouri: Anytown, USA

By Imam Khalid Griggs “I am sick and tired of being sick and tired.” Fannie Lou Hamer, iconic Mississippi civil rights activist and organizer, uttered her now transcendent words on August 22, 1964, testifying before the Credentials Committee of the Democratic National Convention. After being nearly beaten to death in [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:26+00:00December 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|
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