This post was originally published on this siteH.E. Shaykh Abdullah Bin Bayyah responded to the panel (below) on How Muslim Women Can Create Peace in Our Communities, “I am proud of you and would like to greet you and praise you and we are standing by you and we encourage you to continue your work. The Prophet ﷺ said do not prevent women from going to the mosque and those

This post was originally published on this site“As a clergywoman, part of my job is to accompany those who mourn. In these bleak times, faith leaders are often quick to jump to messages of hope and reconciliation without giving space for despair, frustration, and rage. ” – Rev. Jennifer Bailey of Faith Matters Network #ifycalumni Strange Fruit of a Different Namewww.huffingtonpost.comBlood on the trees and blood at the root. Over

This post was originally published on this siteSheikh Abdallah Bin Bayyah greeting Maulana Wahiduddin Khan tonight at the Forum for Peace ahead of the Maulana’s Sayyidina Imam Al Hassan ibn Ali lifetime contribution to Peace award. LIVE NOW Arabic http://www.livestream.com/alayamlive3 Englishhttp://www.livestream.com/alayamlive4 Zeshan Zafar’s PhotosSheikh Abdallah Bin Bayyah greeting Maulana Wahiduddin Khan tonight at the Forum for Peace ahead of the Maulana’s Sayyidina Imam Al Hassan ibn Ali lifetime contribution to

This post was originally published on this siteIt’s brag time. What are you especially proud of this year or this semester? What moments make you feel like this interfaith stuff is all worth it? (Example: The Interfaith Alliance of Merrimack College just won their school’s Student Organization of the Year Award!) Cover Photos

This post was originally published on this site…Sheikh Hamza Yusuf, one of the three judges and president of Zaytuna College in the US, had a question for the team about female champions. “Everything I saw indicated it is directed towards males. Have you thought about women role models?” he asked. Muslim hero site is top Islamic app | The Nationalwww.thenational.aeSite for photos of everyday role models wins Haqqathon contest, part

This post was originally published on this site“Ninety percent (90%) of the causalities of war in the modern age are civilians, and 70% of them are women and children. After our faith, the greatest duty of a man is protecting women.” – Shaykh Hamza Yusuf Watch this lecture (in Arabic) at http://livestre.am/56iEY. . #Muslims4Peace #Haqqathon #ppeacems2015 #تعزيز_السلم

This post was originally published on this siteWomen are the pillars of life -Shaykh Hamza Yusuf • • • • • Julie Siddiqui speaking (to nearly 300 scholars from around the world) on a panel discussing Women as Peace Builders. Moderator: Baroness Pola Uddin Panelists: Shahien Taj, Leah Mammadova, Julie Siddiqui, Aisha Al Adawiya and Hamza Yusuf. #Muslims4Peace #BuildSalaam #ppeacems2015 #تعزيز_السلم #2015تعزيز_السلم

This post was originally published on this siteMaureen is back from her journey to Lebanon, where religious clout and political power collide. And the Vatican Bank may be blessed by God, but has been manipulated by the hands of men since its creation in the 1940s.

This post was originally published on this site“While some try to justify conflict in Islamic terms, these values are not Islamic. They are Western Hegelian values, for it was Hegel who believed that “Destruction is the basis for construction” and that society is based only on the struggle between slave and master. Destruction, which is an expression of ignorance and intolerance, has never been an Islamic value. Our tradition teaches

This post was originally published on this siteShaykh Hamza’s speech recording (at the 2:16:00 mark, in Arabic). Muslim Peace Forum April 28, 2015, UAE #peacems2015 #haqqathon Watch Internet TV – Live Streaming Video From Livestream.com