Hey I just came here to pray and this is crazy, but is there space for me?

I’d like to share with you a story from the reign of Umar, the second Caliph of Islam (may God be pleased with him) which carries powerful lessons today. One of the wives of Umar bin Al-Khattab used to offer the Fajr and the Isha prayers in congregation in the Mosque. She was asked why [Read More…]

Linksies 4/26/12

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