I Am a Convert to Islam

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    Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning):

    “O you who believe! If a Faasiq (liar — evil person) comes to you with any news, verify it, lest you should harm people in ignorance, and afterwards you become regretful for what you have done” [al-Hujuraat 49:6]
    Shangem Shangem
    41-45, F
    Apr 27, 2015

    New Convert To Islam

    I am newly converting to Islam and feel really isolated right now. In my heart and soul I have always know this is the right way. I have seek peace for so long and now I am finding it. I was raised a christian and always asked so many questions I would get into trouble as I grew...
    Mahdiyah Mahdiyah
    41-45
    15 Responses Mar 18, 2012

    Touching Heart

    Aminah Assilmi This American lady, a former radical feminist and Southern Baptist from Oklahoma, studied the Quran, Sahih Muslim and fifteen other books on Islam in an attempt to convert the Arabs in her college class to Christianity and "save those poor ignorant heathens...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    9 Responses Dec 18, 2010

    I Wish I Had A Friend

    I Used To Think That Friends Are Forever.But To Be Honest I Cant Really Count Not One Decent Friend That Has Stuck By Me.After All The Years Of Hurt & Suffering That I Faced & Overcome. I Still Used To Put Other People First And Look Where It Has Gotten Me.Alone & Fed UpI've...
    Supastahh786 Supastahh786
    18-21, F
    12 Responses Mar 7, 2012

    OTHER HISTORICAL REFERENCES AS EVIDENCE

    Evidence from the JEWISH SOURCES: Talmud, b. Sanhedrin 43a: On the eve of the Passover Yeshu [Jesus] was hanged [or crucified]. ... Since nothing was brought forward in his favor he was hanged on the eve of the Passover. The Amoa "Ulla" (Ulla was a disciple of Youchanan and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 5, 2015

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouWONDERS OF GOD’S CREATION: THE PROPORTION OF RAINAnother item of information provided in the #Quran about #rain is that it is sent down to #Earth in "due measure." This is mentioned in Surat az-Zukhruf as follows:“It is He Who sends down water...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 4, 2014

    I Am A Convert To Islam Since Aug. 27th 2012

    Right now it has been under two months logically and in my heart i know i am a muslimah. The shaytan keeps giving me doubts through non beleivers and my family. I really need to connect with people who were like me or know what Im talking about. I fear Allah(swt) and I want to be...
    jessica2231 jessica2231
    22-25
    11 Responses Sep 6, 2012

    I Love Reading Revert Stories....!!

    Im not a revert or anything i was born a muslim, i just love reading peoples revert stories they are very inspiring, my cousin sister gt married to a revert from america, they make a beautiful couple MA SHA ALLAH, his revert story is very inspiring as well, his friend was looking...
    Kuri786 Kuri786
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2013

    I converted to Islam yesterday.

    It was an amazing experience. As I approached the mosque, I was starting to feel doubts and felt nervous. That all changed the moment I stepped in. This feeling of calm washed over me and gave me the courage to go through with what I had planned. I was lucky to meet a group of...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Aug 5, 2015

    In this sacred day, I would like to share a

    great event happened in just 3 minutes to the mosque in prayer of "Jomoaa", a woman was "foreign" has pronounced the profession of faith of Islam -Chahada الشهادة-, I was unable to express my feelings at this moment, my body was tense and a question get my mind : why...
    khalidjabiri khalidjabiri
    22-25, M
    Jan 1

    Well, I think this coming Monday will be the

    day. The day I face an overly-zealous, Muslim-hating family, trying to show them the peace in Islam and help them accept my decision. May Allah (swt) aid me and keep me on the straight path as I start Da'wah on an inevitable, every-day large scale. And may some sense be brought...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 27, 2015

    Want To, But Still Wondering. I Need Support...

    Hello everyone. : ) I'm a 14 year old white girl from the United States. I never grew up with a religion, for my family thinks 'find your own way and whatever is right for you'. I've been searching for four years for my 'perfect faith' and I think that I've found it. I'm...
    Tol3ranc3 Tol3ranc3
    13-15
    9 Responses Oct 23, 2012

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouWONDERS OF GOD’S CREATION: THE SUN WILL EXPIRE AFTER SOME TIME“And the sun runs to a fixed resting place. That is the decree of the Almighty, the All-Knowing.” (Surah Ya Sin, 38)The #Sun has been emitting heat for around 5 billion years...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jul 9, 2014

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouHow are stylistic variations unique to the Qur’an? (continued)Example 1: Word order, sound and meaning:The following is an example of how the #Quran combines words, sounds, meaning and order to achieve its communicative goal, the result of which is...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    Jul 1, 2014

    Love is patient, love is kind; it does not envy,

    it does not boast. It is not proud, it is not rude, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil, but rejoices in truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails. And now these three remain...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 28, 2015

    Went out of the house in hijab

    for the first time. So nervous. Turns out I had no reason to be nervous, my brothers and sisters in Islam supporting me. Thank you guys so much
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Aug 9, 2015

    well my story of how i converted to Islam

    started a couple months ago with some unseen personal events happening, i have family that are Muslims and i truly never understood Islam i didn't want to know about it because of all the bad things i heard about it like terrorism i didn't know what was fact then it came to...
    katt2014 katt2014
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Feb 23, 2014

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouThe Qur’an’s Challenge: A Literary and Linguistic MiracleArabic literary forms (continued)2. What is Arabic prose? (continued)Saj’:In his book, Ulum al-#Quran (An Introduction to the Sciences of the Qur’an), Von Denffer, provides...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    Jun 12, 2014

    This Is How I "felt" Islam ..

    I've been through the most amazing experience ever when i was 15 y'o. I've never been religious, i didn't pray nor read Quran, i was so taken by all the music and the life joys that i couldn't even listen to Quran. When my dad used to put Quran in the car i used to put my...
    beyleb beyleb
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Apr 22, 2012

    The Bible And Jesus Convert Me To Islam

    I am a successful businesswoman with integrity. I was born in a Christian Afrikaans family and is the youngest of 6 children. My dad, now 77 and mom 72 did their best to bring our children up with good morals. We visited the church every Sunday, they read their Bible and they...
    HEER7102 HEER7102
    41-45
    3 Responses Jan 27, 2013

    Alhamdulillah it is going on 10 years

    since I accepted Islam and as I have told all of you about how I reverted to Islam I left off with these words "Thats my story of how I reverted ...The real test came after" Many people have asked me about the real test and ask me to tell well In shaa Allah I am ready. By the...
    Shangem Shangem
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Apr 3, 2015

    I got interested in Oriental culture about two

    years ago but it actually feels like it's been ages. It started with The Forty Rules Of Love by Elif Shafak. The book has two main storylines and one of them is about Rumi and Shams, the second one is related to Islam too and they just collide in a very beautiful way, anyway...
    paradisexlost paradisexlost
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 16

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouMake Peace at any price."Say, 'I seek refuge in the Lord of daybreak from the evil of that which He created'" (Surat Al-Falaq (The Daybreak): 1-2)All information was obtained from: “The Most Beautiful Names of Allah” by Samira Fayyad Khawaldeh...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    Apr 29, 2014

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYou This day have I perfected your religion for you, completed My favor upon you, and have chosen for you Islam as your religion... (5:3) My first encounter with #Muslim people was through business dealings. Their warm and generous hospitality won my...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    Jun 4, 2014

    Everyday We Are More

    Alhamdulillah I am muslima!
    GlendaPR GlendaPR
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Feb 1, 2012

    Wants To Post Video

    I never thought that I would be a Muslim I walked away from religon when I was a teen ager I was raised catholic and Catholicism confused me so I decided not to have a religon I was a wild teenager doing all kinds of things but when I turned 20 I became intrested in Islam but...
    chubbywhtgrl chubbywhtgrl
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jul 2, 2013

    Soon To Be?

    I am a 23 year old Canadian girl, born into a Christian family. At the age of 14 I decided that organized religion and church were not my cup-of-tea, and have not stepped foot into a church since (until that point I attended weekly Sunday school and confirmation classes, and my...
    annalea annalea
    26-30, F
    9 Responses Jul 2, 2013

    It has been 10 years

    and 4 days since I said my shahada or I accepted Islam Alhamdulillah it has been at sometimes a hard road and at others times an easy road to travel but what I can say without a shadow of a doubt is that I am very happy and honored to be a Muslimah Allah knows I have not been...
    Shangem Shangem
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 30, 2015

    My First Eid

    This last Friday was my first Eid. I was invited to a community event that the mosque I am currently going to does by my mentor. She helped me so much in how to greet and hug after the service and prayer then introduced me to some girls who were closer to my age. I felt so...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 28, 2012

    Qur'an (4:24) and Qur'an (33:50) - A man is

    permitted to take women as sex slaves outside of marriage. Note that the verse distinguishes wives from captives (those whom they right hand possesses).
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 8, 2015

    Searching For A Muslim Friend To Learn More About Islam

    Assalam alaikum, Greetings brothers & sisters, my name is Sebastian, you can call me Bastian. I'm really happy that I found this web and especially the name of this group. I'm born in a Christian family, and its about approx 1 years since I embraced Islam. There's not much...
    jishura jishura
    22-25, M
    9 Responses Aug 27, 2012

    I'm a new Muslima. I converted on my own

    October 2013 and officially August 2014. This has been the most transformative, beautiful experience of my life. I pray at least 3 times a day (my work schedule is restrictive), and as a result of of just recognizing the things Allah has given me, my life has really improved...
    aishamarie aishamarie
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Jan 10, 2015

    Top 5 Funny Things Non Muslims Have Asked Me

    5) Can your husband see you with out that stuff on? ( could had said) ...No he has never seen me in our 7 years of marriage. ... 4) Where are you from ? No where are you really from? no I mean where is your family from? Said.... America .....America ......America.... whispering...
    Shangem Shangem
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 10, 2013

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouGodThese Short Journey of the Qur’an posts are based on “Quran A Short Journey” by: www.onereason.org
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    May 27, 2014

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouBackground: Some think that when we #sin, it hurts #God#Allah (may He be exalted and glorified) is free from all wants, free from any shortcomings, and free from being #hurt. Human can be hurt, but Allah is too great to be hurt by anyone or anything. Our...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    May 19, 2014

    Islam a Way of Life and It's My Way of Life

    I am a convert to islam. I converted 21years ago. Although I only class myself as a true practising muslim about 8 years ago. I met my husband when very young at college we fell in love and wanted to marry at the time i knew very little about Islam. In order for us to marry I had...
    hajja hajja
    41-45, F
    32 Responses Aug 24, 2009

    This should help with your conversion.

    .. According to the Sharia law: • Theft is punishable by amputation of the right hand (above). • Criticizing or denying any part of the Quran is punishable by death. • Criticizing or denying Muhammad is a prophet is punishable by death. • Criticizing or denying...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 26, 2015

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouWONDERS OF GOD’S CREATION: THE FUNCTION OF MOUNTAINSThe #Quran draws attention to a very important geological function of #mountains:“We placed firmly embedded mountains on the earth, so it would not move under them…” (Qur'an, 21...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    Jun 22, 2014

    Can I Convert?

    I'm a twenty something British woman, born and raised Christian and I never thought that I would considering converting to Islam. I began reading into it about 2 years ago, I had a boyfriend who converted and the sense of peace, calm and inner happiness it brought him, I cannot...
    EM1324 EM1324
    26-30, F
    12 Responses Jul 16, 2013

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYou The #Prophet emphasises in the strongest way that people must show the young #mercy and people must #honour their elders.
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    Apr 22, 2014

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouInimitable Qur’an“So remind [O Muhammad], for you are not, by the favor of your Lord, a soothsayer or a madman. Or do they say [of you], ‘A poet for whom we await a misfortune of time?’ Say, ‘Wait, for indeed I am, with you...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    Apr 23, 2014

    Under current laws in Islamic countries,

    the actual punishment for the apostate (or murtadd مرتد) ranges from execution to prison term to no punishment.[20][21] Islamic nations with sharia courts use civil code to void the Muslim apostate’s marriage and deny child custody rights, as well as his or her inheritance...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 27, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 2, 2015

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    at: www.facebook.com/HowICameToIslam This is my story to the Ultimate Peace: Islam. I was born, raised in Christianity and I grew up among Christians. From an early age I started to ask questions in the Church; they always told me however that we must not argue with the word...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Mar 20, 2014

    I have to realize people have their own

    opinions on Religion. It is a touchy subject that can lead to many things. But just respect anyone and everyone's faith.
    yasminesaleh00 yasminesaleh00
    18-21, F
    Dec 17, 2015

    My Story Of How I Reverted

    I was a divorced mother of 2 boys I came from a Christian family and living is small town USA you never heard much about Islam or even heard of Islam at all. I remember September 11 2001 I was at work when I heard the news I remember thinking are we really at war and will it...
    Shangem Shangem
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Mar 10, 2013

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    facebook.com/FavorUponYouAllah helps those who help others."And how many a creature carries not its [own] provision. Allah provides for it and for you..." (Surat Al-`Ankabūt (The Spider): 60)All information was obtained from: “The Most Beautiful Names of Allah” by...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou
    22-25, M
    May 11, 2014

    Allah - there is no deity except Him,

    the Ever-Living, the Sustainer of [all] existence. Neither drowsiness overtakes Him nor sleep. To Him belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is on the earth. Who is it that can intercede with Him except by His permission? He knows what is [presently] before them and...
    ali3355 ali3355
    26-30, M
    Sep 20, 2015

    -6 MUSLIM BELIEFS ABOUT JESUS EVERY CHRISTIAN

    MUST KNOW- Muslims and Christians have much in common, both groups have enjoyed an amicable relationship throughout history (apart from a few unfortunate hiccups). The following are 6 Muslim beliefs about Jesus (peace be upon him) every Christian must know. 1. One cannot be a...
    Shangem Shangem
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 28, 2015

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