Sunnis, Shias, and Caliphate

This is an interesting email I received from one of my students a few years ago. I am sharing this with you because I felt you may find it beneficial and thoughtful. . . “I have some questions from last […]

Verse of the Sword?

This is an example of one of the more negative questions I have received. As expected, there was no reply to my response, but this response contains a link to an excellent podcast explanation that I felt was worth sharing. […]

Once upon a time. . .

This is a story I told one of my online students many years ago. It is relevant for today’s climate, and I thought you would appreciate it. Enjoy!

Why Are Muslims Stuck in a Time Warp?

Muslims in a time warp

This is an interesting question I received from one of my students a few years ago. I am sharing this with you because I felt you may find it beneficial and thoughtful. . . I was recently joined in discussion […]

Moderate vs. Radical Islam Debate

Moderate Muslims NOT in my name

There is always debate on what defines Moderate Islam and what defines Radical Islam. This exchange highlights the common misunderstandings Muslims themselves may have. Confronting and correcting these wrong ideas are the key to ending extremism. My responses are indented […]

The Curious Way God “Speaks”

This is an interesting discussion I had from a guest to my mosque several years ago. He is a member of the Order of Friars Minor, followers of St. Francis of Assisi. Dear Ahmed, May God be praised! Thank you […]