"To have the power to affect a positive change in a given society one must be just. It is not justice when one gains at the wrongful expense of others. Many a Muslims have lost the gut in their voice…Continue
My 6th grade social studies book had a summary of each religion; two pages were dedicated to each faith and its fountain head, something that no religious person had difficulty with. I am pleased to…Continue
We should tell the criminals, those who murder, rape, steal, kill, burn, bomb and go to war - you SOB, you did the harm, you killed, you wronged and you pay for it.
You blame an individual to punish, hang, beat, bury or pay to restore trust through justice in the society. Individuals commit crimes, not religions. Religion does not…
Every child, teen and an adult has someone or the other to look up to in his or her life, and wants to-be-like that person and eventually becomes one. Indeed, good role models are a key to the success of a civil society.Continue
I was driving when NPR announced the death of Nelson Mandela. I pulled over in the shopping strip, closed my eyes, and prayed. May God bless his soul and grace him with his eternal love. Mandela is with Allah now, Amen!
My instant response was…
This is my Pope, and I am a Muslim.
There was a paucity of moral leadership in the world, a leader who can confidently bring about a balance and not let the equilibrium of the society go off. Thank God for this angel; Pope Francis, today, after studying him for over six…