Interfaith America

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 […]

USA: 69th Annual Convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community will take place this weekend in Harrisburg, Pa

Source: http://www.cleveland.com/letters/index.ssf/2017/07/i_hope_that_more_people_will_c.html By Other Voices The 69th annual convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA will take place this coming weekend in Harrisburg, Pa. The purpose of this convention, as outlined by the Founder of the Community, Mirza Ghulam Ahmad of Qadian, is for members to gather from all across the country […]

Canada: Over 20,000 attend the 41st annual convention (Jalsa Salana) of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat

Source: http://www.voiceonline.com/convention-ahmadiyya-muslim/ | By  posted by: Rattan Mall THE 41st annual convention of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Canada took place last weekend (July 7-9) at the International Centre in Mississauga. The three-day event featured a press Q&A with scholars, a unique Islamic exhibition, scholarly addresses on the true, peaceful teachings of Islam and much more. Over […]

Canada’s largest Muslim convention held by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat in Mississauga – A Report

Source: https://www.mississauga.com/community-story/7412940-annual-convention-of-ahmadiyya-jama-at-kicks-off-in-mississauga/ | by Nouman Khalil Canada’s largest Muslim convention held by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama ‘at at the International Centre from July 7 -9 started Friday with prayers, educational displays and a press conference stressing their theme of “Love for all, hatred for none”.  Terror group ISIS condemned: ‘This is not […]

USA: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Portland hopes to dispel misconceptions with ‘Meet a Muslim’ campaign

Source: http://koin.com/2017/07/08/trio-hopes-to-dispel-misconceptions-with-meet-a-muslim/ Trio hopes to dispel misconceptions with ‘Meet a Muslim’ They want to start an open dialogue with people who may not know any Muslims PORTLAND, Ore. (Pamplin Media) — Six months after his talk at Pacific University, Harris Zafar and friends bring ‘Ask a Muslim’ to Hillsboro plaza As […]

Canada’s Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Discusses Strategies To Counter Extremist Ideology

Source: http://www.mnialive.com/articles/canadian-muslim-community-discusses-strategies-to-counter-extremist-ideology Author: Safwan Choudhry (Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada ) | Date: 08 July 2017 The annual convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada – called Jalsa Salana – began on Friday, July 7. After the Friday prayers, a special press conference was held with Mr. Lal Khan Malik, National President […]

Canada’s longest running Ahmadiyya Muslim conference opens doors to promote ‘multi-faith’ conversation

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ahmadiyya-muslim-conference-1.4196534 | By Salma Ibrahim, CBC News Posted: Jul 09, 2017 5:00 AM ET Over 20,000 people are expected to show up at the conference this weekend, organizers say The Ahmadiyya Muslim community is tackling a number of hot topics this weekend at its annual convention at the International Centre in Mississauga. Muslims come […]

Canada: Canadian Roots Exchange organize a tour of Saskatoon’s new Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque to build bridges across communities

Source: http://phoenixnewsinfo.com/canadian-roots-exchange-building-bridges-in-our-community/ Jessica Alegria is the program officer for the Canadian Roots Exchange, an organization that aims to build bridges between Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth by facilitating dialogue and strengthening relationships. One such event was held recently at Saskatoon’s new Ahmadiyya Baitur Rahmat Mosque which is located on Grasswood Road East. […]

Canada: Ahmadiyya Muslims to donate $2M to Mackenzie Health Foundation

Source: https://www.yorkregion.com/community-story/7400725-ahmadiyya-muslims-donate-2m-to-mackenzie-health-foundation/ |  by Ali Raza The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Canada has pledged $2 million to the Mackenzie Health Foundation as part of the hospital’s “Exceptional Care Belongs Here” campaign. The donation adds to the $250 million campaign that aims to equip the hospital with “state-of-the-art” equipment and service. To celebrate the gift, […]

Canada: Celebrating Canada Day Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat gifts $7,500 cheque to the Town of Bradford West

Source: http://www.bradfordtimes.ca/2017/07/05/a-gift-from-the-amj | By Bradford Times Staff The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat (Community) presented the Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury with a cheque for $7,500 at Canada Day – representing funds raised for Recreation, Culture, Heritage and Health by the annual AMJ Run for Bradford (BWG) held earlier this year. “Without the participation of […]

Canada: Bait-ul-Islam, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque celerates Canada Day in Vaughan

Source: http://www.citynews.ca/2017/07/01/ontarians-mark-canada-150-citizenship-ceremony-community-celebrations/ | BY BRENNAN DOHERTY, THE CANADIAN PRESS Canada Day parties ran across the province. One such celebration was held at the Baitul Islam Mosque, an Ahmadi Muslim mosque in Vaughan, Ont., north of Toronto. Lal Khan Malik, national president of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at of Canada, said that Canada Day is […]

Canada: 41st Annual Convention (Jalsa Salana) Canada to be held from July 7 to 9 in Mississauga, Ontario

Source: http://www.ahmadiyya.ca/public/annualconvention2017 The 41st Annual Convention of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada will be held on July 7th, 8th, & 9th, 2017 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. “The primary purpose of this Convention is that every sincere member of Jama`at may derive religious benefits and at the same time acquire more knowledge […]

Canada: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Ottawa organizes ‘Canada Day Festival’ at Bait-un-Naseer Mosque in Cumberland

Source: http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/the-other-canada-day-communities-celebrate-away-from-the-hill | By JAMES BAGNALL, OTTAWA CITIZEN In Cumberland, well east of the downtown core, the gathering stressed the many links that bind the country. The local Muslim chapter — strongly affiliated with the Ahmadiyya movement — collaborated with other religions and groups to celebrate Canada 150. Outsiders have long been […]

Kind World #40: Four Bullets

Source: http://www.wbur.org/kindworld/2017/06/23/kind-world-40-four-bullets Ted Hakey, Jr. was a former Marine living with his wife in Meriden, Conn., when he says he started to feel uneasy toward Muslims. With each story of another terrorist attack, his resentment grew, so he admits he was concerned when, in 2007, an Ahmadiyya mosque opened next door […]