By Musa Bryant On the night of June 4th & the early morning of June 5th, 2011, I participated in the annual “AFSP: Out of the Darkness Overnight” Anti-Suicide walk, in New York City. I didn’t even realize how important … Continue reading
People standing in the hallways and lobby were taken by surprise. Who would have expected to see a demonstration (though small) at a peaceful convention. And, yes that was exactly what happened at the ICNA – MAS Convention in Hartford, … Continue reading
What a gathering it was. About 150 faith leaders came together at the Interfaith Dinner on May 29, 2011 which took place at the ICNA – MAS Convention in Hartford, CT. A tradition which started in 2005 and since then … Continue reading
It was early in the morning when my brother woke me up. He told me to get up as it was the time to watch the man we loved so much and still do. TV was not common in Pakistan … Continue reading
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Islam Condemns Torture إِنَّ الْحَمْدَ لِلَّهِ نَحْمَدُهُ وَ نَسْتَعِينُهُ وَنَسْتَغْفِرُهُ وَ نَسْتَهْدِيْهِ وَ نَتُوْبُ إلَيْـهِ وَنَعُوذُ بِاللَّهِ مِنْ شُرُورِ أَنْفُسِنَا وَ مِنْ سَيِّئَاتِ أَعْمَالِنَا مَنْ يَهْدِهِ اللَّهُ فَلَا مُضِلَّ لَهُ وَمَنْ يُضْلِلْهُ فَلَا هَادِيَ لَهُ وَأَشْهَدُ … Continue reading
Pray for the sick and especially for those who do not have health insurance Last night a friend of mine suffered heart attack. Thank God, almighty, he is doing fine after going through angioplasty procedure. He works for a big … Continue reading
Editorials and Articles 5/16, Editorial, Mankato (MN) Free Press, No success is able to justify torture 5/16 John W. Whitehead, Rutherford Institute, Renewing the Patriot Act: Who Will Protect Us from Our Government? 5/13, Bob Barr, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Does The Patriot Act Trump The Constitution?
The Mid-Atlantic Catholic-Muslim Dialogue continued developing a strategic plan for inter-religious education at its meeting in the Headquarters of Why Islam Project of ICNA, Somerset, New Jersey, April 13-14. Co-sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and … Continue reading