What does “HijabiHandshaker” mean? Often, I am asked, “As a woman in hijab, why do you shake hands with people? They are not your mahram and it is forbidden for us to touch members of the opposite... Read more
But how then, do Evangelicals and other faith groups justify supporting various candidates whose moral underpinnings may clash with their religious teachings? Time and time again our two-party... Read more
What does it mean to be "unapologetically Muslim?" Does it mean to be a loud and proud Muslim in every aspect of one's life? Does it mean to be publicly Muslim - touting one's Muslim-ness in every... Read more
I have been a subject of rather hateful comments from some of my Christian ‘friends’ on social media during the 40 days of Lent and the Holy week. Lent is a time to commemorate the 40 days of Jesus... Read more
By Rasheed Reno Easter is the day Christians worldwide celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus—an event they believe is their means to salvation. It is not well known, but in Islam we also... Read more
Original Post Papatia Feauxzar I’m not a scholar but I will try my best to shed some light on the matter with some common sense and personal experience. So, let’s rephrase the question a little bit... Read more
Lord! We heard a voice inviting us to faith, saying, "Believe in your Lord," and we believed. O Sustainer, absolve us of our sins, remit from us our evil deeds, and allow us to pass away as the devout.