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World Religions: Islam - Lecture 3 by John L. Esposito

The following bits represent my notes and thoughts as I watch The Great Courses, “Great World Religions: Islam” by John L. Esposito.  A few things are worth noting: 705 more words

Voltaire on Islam

“The Koran teaches fear, hatred, contempt for others, murder as a legitimate means for the dissemination and preservation of this satanic doctrine, it talks ill of women, classifies people into classes, calls for blood and ever more blood. 133 more words

Prophet Muhammad's message to Monks of St. Catherine Monastery

In 628 C.E. Prophet Muhammad granted a Charter of Privileges to the monks of St. Catherine Monastery in Mt. Sinai. It consisted of several clauses covering all aspects of human rights including such topics as the protection of Christians, freedom of worship and movement, freedom to appoint their own judges and to own and maintain their property, exemption from military service, and the right to protection in war. 248 more words

Political Islam

A salah without Al-Fatihah is deficient

On the authority of Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) from the Prophet (PBUH), who said:

“A prayer performed by someone who has not recited within it, the Essence of the Qur’an [1], is deficient (and he repeated the word three times), incomplete.” 292 more words


Crochet EAGLES Scarf

This lovely scarf I made for Shaun using #RedHeart Super Saver yarn I got from #Walmart.
Loved how this one turned out. We love the #PhiladelphiaEagles, can’t you tell?!

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Crochet Cowl

I made this cute Cowl using #Festival Chunky yarn I got from #ACMoore

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