Interfaith America

USA: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community lives by the motto: “Love for All, Hatred for None”

Source: http://www.sentinelandenterprise.com/letters/ci_31357498/main-street-mosque-welcoming-place | By IJAZ AHMED | President, Fitchburg Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, USA Over the weekend, a fight broke out on Main Street. The altercation occurred right outside the Bait-ul-Zikr Mosque on 370 Main St., and one of the windows facing the street was broken. Blood and glass were littered both inside and […]

Dr. John Andrew Morrow’s address at the 69th Annual Convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA

Source: https://johnandrewmorrow.com/2017/08/08/justice-kindness-and-kinship-an-islamic-and-american-imperative/ Bismillah wa alhamdulillah wa salawat ‘ala Rasulillah. I, Dr. John Andrew Morrow, known as Ilyas ‘Abd al-‘Alim Islam, am honored to address the 69th Annual Convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. I am one of the few Muslim leaders who leads Friday prayers for Sunnis, who performs majlis for Shiis, who participates […]

USA: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Queens, NY invites ALL to discuss True Islam in their ‘Coffee, Cake & True Islam’ event on Aug 10

Source: https://allevents.in/hollis/coffee-cake-and-true-islam/1454636934623948 https://www.stay22.com/embed/gm/EjMxODgtMTUtMTg4LTcxIE1jTGF1Z2hsaW4gQXZlLCBIb2xsaXMsIE5ZIDExNDIzLCBVU0E?hidenavbar=true View 188-15-188-71 McLaughlin Ave, Hollis, NY 11423, USA hotels and apartments on Stay22 Coffee, Cake & True Islam TIME Thu Aug 10 2017 at 07:30 pm VENUE Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Queens, NY, 188-15 McLaughlin Ave, Hollis, United States

Learning true Islam from the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

Source: http://www.mystatesman.com/news/opinion/commentary-have-questions-about-islam-let-talk-about-them/tAHlHJPPmGrY6XlMaDrdIJ/ | By Ateya Qureshi Courage is facing fear head on. One does not have to go through heroic situations to show courage; it can be found in the simple everyday actions. In this day and age, when the words “Islam” and “terrorism” have unfortunately become synonymous, I had a unique […]

‘Coffee, Cake, and True Islam’: How Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Is Fighting Islamophobia

Source: https://rewire.news/article/2017/08/04/coffee-cake-true-islam-muslim-community-fighting-islamophobia/ | Katie MacBride Qasim Rashid holds his phone out to me over the table at the Starbucks where we are having coffee. Someone has tweeted, “I will give anyone who kills the basterd [sic] Qasim Rashid one thousand dollar.” “First of all, I’m a little offended it’s only a thousand […]

USA: Jews and Muslims need to build bridges, rather than burn them for we share a common origin

The Ahmadiyya Muslim community locally in Southern California always seeks to build bridges with our Jewish friends Source: http://www.pe.com/2017/08/02/letters-more-that-unites-jews-and-muslims-than-divides-us/ By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | letters@pe.com | Press-Enterprise Re: “Riverside imam accused of anti-Semitic sermon that called Jews ‘tyrants’” [News, Aug. 1]: As an Ahmadi Muslim, I was dismayed to learn of the anti-Semitic remarks made […]

Ahmadiyya Muslim community in Jamaica | Islam teaches messages of peace, love, patience & humility

Source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20170730/muslim-blessings-uk-religious-and-cultural-diversity-good-jamaica | Corey Robinson Umair Khan, missionary in charge of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community in Jamaica, is convinced that the island stands to benefit from cultural and religious diversity, and that is what his group is trying to bring to the island. “When we came into Jamaica and our mosque was […]

USA: Shooter of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque in Meriden is now combatting stereotypes about Islam

Source: http://wnpr.org/post/terrorism-shared-prayer-story-reconciliation-and-religion By PATRICK SKAHILL A Connecticut man convicted of a hate crime is now working to combat stereotypes about Islam. His story, which made headlines around the world, sprang out of an attack on a mosque in Meriden in 2015. After a night of drinking, Ted Hakey, Jr., a former marine, […]

Ask and you shall receive…answers from an Ahmadi Muslim Marine

Source: http://www.mid-day.com/articles/mumbai-diary-thursday-dossier-mumbai-news-mumbai/18458165 A recent survey by the US-based Pew Research Center found that 75 per cent Muslims feel there is still a lot of discrimination. Yet, many of them identified as proud Americans. Thus, it was heartening to come across a Twitter handle, The Muslim Marine, whose goal is simple – […]

UK: Oldham’s Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth donate blood at Manchester Norfolk House Blood Donor Centre to save lives

Source: http://www.oldham-chronicle.co.uk/news-features/8/news-headlines/104655/giving-blood-to-save-precious-lives | Reporter: Rosalyn Roden YOUNG Muslims from Oldham are on a mission to donate blood as part of a nationwide drive to save lives. Members of Oldham’s Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) turned out to give blood at Manchester Norfolk House Blood Donor Centre in the city centre. Their efforts […]

USA: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community answers questions about Muslim faith at Fond Du Lac’s public library

Members of the Muslim Youth Association were on hand at the public library to answer concerns and questions about the Muslim faith Source: http://www.fdlreporter.com/story/news/2017/07/25/ahmadiyya-muslims-bring-message-peace-offer-answer-any-question/489543001/ Sharon Roznik, USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin //www.fdlreporter.com/videos/embed/103999118/?fullsite=true On Saturday, members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community invited citizens to the Fond du Lac Public Library to help uncloak the mystery […]

USA: Bedford branch of Ahamdiyya Muslim Community offers ‘Coffee, Cake & True Islam’ in Ohio to dispel Islamophobia

Source: https://9eventos.com/events/clubs_associations/coffee-cake-true-islam-22-jul-2017-19-00 Come have coffee and cake with us, ask any questions and learn true Islam. This event is FREE FOR ALL, so please bring your family and friends. Please email tabligh.clv@ahmadiyya.us for any questions. Visit http://www.trueislam.com for more details. Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque Address: 297 Center Road Bedford, Ohio, United States Price: free […]

Canada: More than 20,000 Muslims gathered for 41st Jalsa Salana of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community condemn terrorism

Source: http://allgalgaduud.com/2017/07/more-than-20000-muslims-gathered-in-canada-for-three-days-to-denounce-terrorism/ More than 20,000 Muslims gathered at a three-day convention to condemn terrorism and religious extremism. The 41st Jalsa Salana was held from Friday to Sunday at the International Centre in Mississauga, Canada, where Muslims from all over the country listened to guest lecturers and imams deliver speeches and sermons […]

USA: ‘Love for all’: Thousands of Ahmadi Muslims gather in central Pa. for 69th Jalsa Salana (Annual Convention)

Source: http://www.ydr.com/story/news/2017/07/16/thousands-muslims-gather-harrisburg/480074001/ | Joel Shannon , jshannon@ydr.com //www.ydr.com/videos/embed/103720526/?fullsite=true The sign hanging in the Pennsylvania Farm Show arena had a dark background and large, bold, white Arabic lettering. Come a little closer, and you could read the English words beneath: “LOVE FOR ALL HATRED FOR NONE.” The arena where the sign was displayed hosted thousands of Muslim […]