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My Journey to Islam

Christian Roots:
Growing up in Kentucky, I attended churches of all kinds. From general Baptist to southern Baptist; from Missionary Baptist to Pentecostal, and more. Many of my childhood memories involve witnessing the Sunday morning gospel being preached up & down the aisle with vigorous enthusiasm, conviction, & shouts of “Amen!” and “Hallelujah” in reverberation. 3,615 more words

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WHY ARE SO MANY MODERN BRITISH CAREER WOMEN CONVERTING TO ISLAM?

Source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/

Tony Blair’s sister-in-law announced her conversion to Islam last weekend. Journalist Lauren Booth embraced the faith after what she describes as a ‘holy experience’ in Iran. 1,782 more words

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A Personal Experience

Before “properly converting” to Islam I spent the days in my flat glued to the Qu’ran – such a book had never gripped me so much and had such a profound effect on my life. 520 more words

British model Carley Watts convert to islam and preaching Islamic Teachings

London: Carley Watts, one of the top models of the Britain, 6 months ago converted to Islam. The newly wed model said that earlier she used to do modeling for fame but the Islamic teachings have guided her and she looks for forgiveness from Almighty ALLAH for her previous sins. 137 more words

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Recent Convert and Daddy Issues

Today was really bad, as the title suggests.

After arriving home from my Grandparents house, my Dad and I got into a huge fight.

Although I don’t share this much (even though I should), I look up to my Dad more than anyone else (with the obvious exception of God, Muhammad (pbuh) and Jesus (pbuh). 779 more words

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Dealing with the Parents

Telling your very Christian parents you’re converting to Islam is like telling them you’re pregnant. (Maybe that’s not the best comparison…)

They’re either going to take it well or get very upset.  307 more words

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To Hijab Or Not To Hijab?

It’s time for me to address another of the common questions I have been posed since my conversion: Will you wear a hijab?

My favourite example of being asked this was by a man I had just been introduced to my a friend. 481 more words

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