Published December 15, 2009
Article , Contemporary Issues , Islam , Muslims , Society
Tags: american, american islam, community, convert, environment, Fiqh, Islam, jurisprudence, muslim
This is a pretty well written article by Dr. Musa Maguire on what people can mean when they say American Islam and how people view it, and in what respect it is being called ‘American’.
What is American Islam?
By Dr Musa Maguire
Director of Community Relations, MA’RUF
There is a lot of talk and enthusiasm these days about “American Islam”. As Muslim communities take root in the United States and confront unprecedented social, political, and cultural realities, we are faced with difficult decisions about how to define our identity and practice our faith in this land. Despite its popularity, however, the exact definition of American Islam remains unclear.
In this discussion, it is fair to say that there are two absolutes. Continue reading ‘What is American Islam? by Dr. Musa Maguire’
Published October 30, 2008
Dawah , Islam , Muslims , Society , Uncategorized , Video
Tags: american, american muslim, Dawah, Islam, muslim, muslim american, outreach
asSalaam’alaykum wa Rahmatullah,
masha’Allah this has got to be one of the best da’wah/outreach videos I’ve seen.
So say you were in this situation and you do everything is man does, but after you’re done praying, people start coming up to you and talking. What do you say?
Another reason to take this course: How to Give Shahaada in Ten Minutes
I think every muslim that lives int he West needs to take this course and implement this in his life.