Tag: Muslim

Virginia County to Pay $500k for Blocking Muslim Cemetery

Muslim Advocates on Twitter: "RELIGIOUS FREEDOM VICTORY: After we sued a Virginia  county for blocking construction on a Muslim cemetery, the county agreed to  let construction begin and will pay our clientsWASHINGTON, DC — On Friday, a Muslim nonprofit agreed to accept a $500,000 settlement payment from Stafford County, VA. The Stafford County Board of Supervisors and Stafford County, VA, previously voted 4-2 to settle a religious freedom lawsuit brought forth by the All Muslim Association of America Inc. (AMAA)…more:muslimadvocates

Muslim Adults in Massachusetts

The Future of World Religions. Explore the rapidly changing religious profile of the world through 2050 Will Muslims outnumber Christians in 35 years? Is the number of religiously unaffiliated people increasing? How to use the Global Religious Futures website Learn…

The Believer and the Bee

The Messenger of Allah (Salla-Allaahu Alayihi Wa Sallaama) said ( which means): “By the One in whose hand is the soul of Muhammad the believer is like a bee which eats that which is pure and wholesome and lays that which…

The share of Americans who leave Islam is offset by those who become Muslim

A 2017 Pew Research Center survey of U.S. Muslims, using slightly different questions than the 2014 survey, found a similar estimate (24%) of the share of those who were raised Muslim but have left Islam. Among this group, 55% no longer identify with any religion, according to the 2017 survey. Fewer identify as Christian (22%), and an additional one-in-five (21%) identify with a wide variety of smaller groups, including faiths such as Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, or as generally “spiritual.”…: MORE: pewresearch