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A tattoo that stains deeper than skin

A friend told me today that her husband wants to get a tattoo that reads: “Family comes first”

This is a state that reveals her husband’s commitment to his family and it holds such an important place in his eyes that  he wants to permanently stamp it on his body. 167 more words


Allegiance to Allah, The Prophet and Muslims Session 1

Introduction to this topic discusses how the testimony of faith states that one will help love and support Allah the prophet and the Believers over anyone and anything else. 11 more words


Murders at Synagogue near Jerusalem

How should one respond to the recent killings at a Synagogue in Har Nof, near Jerusalem? Should there be unqualified denunciation of the Palestinian cousins accused of the murders; qualified denunciation; or are the cousins to be praised as ‘martyrs’? 1,368 more words


How Should Western Muslims and Citizens Respond to Increased Rhetoric Against Shi’ites by ISIS?

By M Baqir Mohie El-Deen

An audio recording claiming to be of the leader of the Caliphate Islamic State (IS, ISIS, or ISIL) Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi emerged on the Internet yesterday with a very violent message: Kill all Shi’ites as you find them. 583 more words

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Salat before boarding

I’m getting ready to board a flight to take me from the American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting, in San Diego, back to Ohio so I can be there to teach on Monday and Tuesday. 117 more words

John-Charles Duffy

' Procession of Judaism, Christianity, Islam and Secular Power '

Abounding complexities underpinning our modern world may be approaching the point of global conflagration as the geo-political hegemony of the West, is challenged by indigenous regional people’s seeking self-determination, elected government and frequently seeking separation from western influences:  1,258 more words
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