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  1. Vallejo man hosts religious workshop to bring together various faithsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Bashir El-Amin reads a passage from the Book of Isaiah in the Bible on Saturday, pointing out consistencies in belief about the nature of God between Islam and Christianity during a session by the Vallejo Dawah Movement at the Norman C. King Community Center.


  2. Facing fines or death, Christians flee MosulRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Click Orlando

    ... group issued an ultimatum to Iraqi Christians living in Mosul -- by Saturday at noon (5 a.m. ET), they must convert to Islam, pay a fine or face "death by the sword." A total of 52 Christian families left the city of Mosul early Saturday morning, ...


  3. 'Mosul is now empty of Christians' after Islamic State jihadist give ultimatumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Raw Story

    ... death. "We were shocked by the distribution of a statement by the Islamic State calling on Christians to convert to Islam, or to pay unspecified tribute, or to leave their city and their homes taking only their clothes and no luggage, and that their ...


  4. Ap Photos: As Ramadan fast ends, the feasts beginRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | My Mother Lode

    For the millions of Muslims abstaining from food and drink from sunrise to sunset every day during Islam's holiest month of Ramadan, that first sip of water after a grueling fast is by far the most anticipated moment of the day.


  5. Christians given ultimatum by Islamic State fightersRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Reuters

    Hundreds of Christians are driven out of Mosul after being issued an ultimatum by Islamic State fighters to either convert to Islam, pay a religious tax, or face the sword. 1 comment

  6. The Fasting 5K: No Food, No Water, No Problem For Muslim RunnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | National Public Radio

    ... that there are a ton of Boston Muslims that are passionate about running and passionate about raising awareness about Islam, and what fasting and Muslims and Ramadan is all about," Hussain says. Thanks to social media, word traveled fast, and within ...


  7. Time for fasting and fellowshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Shepparton News Online

    Every night for 30 nights in a small hall behind Cobram's industrial centre, about 20 worshippers of Islam come together for food, prayers and a spirit of goodwill.


  8. Ramadan in BelfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... me, "is a gathering of the Sudanese community in regard to the Ramadan occasion. Ramadan is one of the pillars of Islam. Every year we meet like this during Ramadan, all the Sudanese in Northern Ireland." "It's very easy to live here and very easy ...


  9. Ramadan Dinner Downtown Brings Cultures Together in CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 |

    ... still appreciates art from all different cultures. Omer Dogru, a Penn State alumnus, says that misunderstandings about Islam still exist in America, but public events like Saturday's dinner help people learn more about a culture they don't always ...


  10. Imams Rage as Christ Wins Muslim ConvertsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Free Republic

    Naeem Fazal was born and raised in the deserts of Kuwait. He is the son of Pakistani parents who grounded him and his siblings in Islam.


  11. Obama Encounters an Apex of AngerRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Free Republic

    ... objective is to destroy Western Civilization in general and America in particular in order to institute worldwide Islam. He doesn't care about public opinion. He just wants to rip apart America. We are just getting to know our new neighbors. They ...


  12. Need for negotiated settlement on Ayodhya issue: Subramanian SwamyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 |

    ... would like a negotiated settlement with the Muslim community," he said. "We need now, with the help of theologists of Islam, to sit with principal parties in the Supreme Court petitions that are there, to persuade them to accept the building in ...


  13. Muscat Grand Mall hosts range of activities this RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | AME Info

    ... constantly strive to engage our customers and tenants in various activities. Benevolence is very important aspect of Islam, more so during Ramadan. Charity drives and the anti-drug awareness campaign encourage customers to give back to the community ...


  14. What's a caliphate? News puts focus on ancient form of governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... the Ummah, the Muslim community. A: The issue of who should succeed the prophet is one of the most divisive issues in Islam and is at the root of the division between Sunnis and Shiites. The first three caliphs were Abu Bakr, Omar and Uthman, close ...


  15. In our opinion: Several European programs offer hope through solutions for religious extremismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Deseret News

    Programs are helping young Muslims recognize that radical variants of Islam are not the only available outlets for religious engagement.


  16. Miami galleries are jammed with noteworthy exhibitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... in the title of the exhibit itself, "3 Dollars and 6 Dimes." It's an obscure reference to the splinter Nation of Islam group the Five Percenters and lyrics of the singer Erykah Badu; and to the circular nature of life (360 degrees). But you don't ...


  17. Convert or get outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... the mosques last Friday and heard through loudspeakers in the city, was clear: "We offer [Christians] three choices: Islam; the dhimma contract... or if they refuse this they will have nothing but the sword," They chose to leave. Most found refuge ...


  18. New initiative to promote peace in Muslim societiesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Nerve News

    ... the Islamic world and tackle extremist ideologies that are contrary to human values, and tolerant principles of Islam. They will work collectively to develop a roadmap with the aim to extinguish the fires that sweep across the region, and address ...


  19. Ramadan, Day 23: TogethernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Time

    ... Islamic thought and civilization matured there was a calming embrace of pluralism among Muslims so that just in Sunni Islam, for example, there came to be the formation of and tolerance for at least four schools of practice and at least two schools ...


  20. Celebrating Ramadan: My Ramadan JournalRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 |

    ... and animals. On a personal level, it was reading the Holy Quran translation in English that spurred me to convert to Islam . When reflecting upon Ramadan and all that it has come to mean to me, I realized that the messages contained within the Holy ...