Posts Categorized: Islam

INJUSTICE CANNOT DEFEAT INJUSTICE

Posted by & filed under is Islam a religion of peace, Islam, religious tolerance, terrorism.

Tweet Share I often hear the claim that “Sure, I guess not all Muslims are terrorists, but how come the good ones never speak out? It seems as if they’re all willing to support terrorism, even if they don’t participate.” This attitude, of course, is due in part to the Media’s need to print sensationalism:…
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THE HAJJ

Posted by & filed under different faiths, Hajj, interfaith, Islam, Islam Religion of Peace, islamic stories, ka'bah, Mecca, Pilgrimage, sacred quest.

TweetShare Each year, Muslims from all over the world travel to Mecca, the site of the Ka’bah that was built by Abraham and Ishmael, to praise and give thanks to God, to ask pardon for their sins, and to renew their spiritual commitment through an elaborate series of rites and rituals. One of the five…
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ISLAM: A RELIGION OF PEACE?

Posted by & filed under Al-Quaeda, Islam, Judaism Christianity Islam, Muhammad, Peace, People of the Book, Qur'an, Saleem Ahmed.

by Saleem Ahmed (Today’s PRIZE GIVEAWAY is a Copy of Saleem’s Book. Leave a COMMENT to enter. See details below) Tweet Share  Andrew Cort’s Mini-Review:    “Who among us belongs to a wrong religion?” asked Saleem Ahmed at the beginning of a speech in Hawaii in 2006. No hands went up. “Interesting!” he went on. “We may have followers…
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TRIUNE

Posted by & filed under Andrew Bowen, Christianity, interfaith, Islam, Israel, judaism, palestinian, Project Conversion, Triune.

by Andrew Bowen (Today’s PRIZE GIVEAWAY is a PDF copy of Triune. Leave a COMMENT to enter. See details below) Tweet Share Andrew Cort’s Mini-Review: Andrew Bowen’s novella, Triune, is a timely story of religious hatred, its effect on people’s lives and psyches, all the lunacy, violence and misery it engenders in its wake, and the utter waste and foolishness…
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Islam: A Religion of Peace?

Posted by & filed under All Believers Network, Belnet, Beyond Veil and Holy War, International Interfaith Conference, Islam, Jews and Muslims, Muhammad, People of the Book, Qur'an, religion of peace, Saleem Ahmed.

by Saleem Ahmed People ask, “How can Islam be a religion of peace?”, when the Qur’an requires Muslims to kill “unbelievers” and promises paradise to Muslims who die “killing unbelievers”; when suicide bombers go about killing innocent people indiscriminately; and when it seems we rarely hear moderate Muslim speaking out against their extremist fellow-religionists. But…
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Islam and the Underlying Unity of Religions

Posted by & filed under faith, Islam, religious unity, terrorism.

No religion is more emphatic than Islam in teaching that we are all children of the same God. No religion states more clearly, “There is no God but God!” We’re all human, and one thing that happens to humans is that wisdom and understanding tend to fade over time and our souls need to be…
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