current chaotic dispute regarding the proposal to build a mosque close
to the area of Ground Zero in New York has exposed some fairly
unpleasant distortions and false views about the faith of true Islam.
Firstly, the Twin Tower attack was not an action condoned or accepted
by Islam and the mainstream body of Muslim scholars and intellectuals -
this has been repeated again and again with tireless abandon (read my
own contribution here). Many forget that Muslim were also victims in
the atrocity, many died in the cowardly act. Are they not included
amongst the souls to be mourned?
Yusuf... read full article
|What made a rock-star icon come down from the sky
and put his head to the ground like a slave; hang up
his guitar; change his name and start running a network
of charitable schools and institutions? |
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If everybody believed and followed one way, there
would be no wars and peace would fill the earth. But
part of God’s plan is to test everyone with
what they have been given. All the messengers and
Prophets came to teach how to worship One God and
be good to each other...
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