Religion Growth 1946-2019

Too many people will only look at the numbers, but while this is interesting, it comes with many challenges... Quality is always more important than quantity... People love quality, even if its something extremely rare – actually, especially if it's rare! So we shouldn't only look at the numbers, but look at the challenges and…Read more Religion Growth 1946-2019

Does Islam Really Forbid Interfaith Marriages?

By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong The Quran doesn't actually prohibit women from marrying anyone of other faiths. The only ayah from the Quran that can be used to back up what is in many communities the traditional position on interfaith marriages is 2:221, but that only says not to marry off “your women” to “mushrikeen”, i.e.…Read more Does Islam Really Forbid Interfaith Marriages?

Ramadan 2019

Wishing everyone a generous Ramadan from the Association of British Muslims! 🕌📿🤲🏼

Be aware of the ‘Us and Them’ attitude.

Many people will have come across an attitude among some Muslims that, when they meet a nice person they wish that person was a Muslim, pray for them to convert to Islam, and feel sad if this doesn't happen. Some of these people seem unable to accept a kind person for who they are, if…Read more Be aware of the ‘Us and Them’ attitude.