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Salam Islam, search, truth, God, Allah, new Muslim, Islam

By Michael David Shapiro
I am ethnically a Russian Jew.  My quest began when I was 19 years old.  […]
My belief in God was uncertain.  […] One night I was walking to the kitchen, and encountered a dark fellow.  I remembered asking him...

Salam Islam, new Muslim, Islam, convert, Allah, guide

I was born to British parents in Darussalam in Tanzania in 1964.  […]. I was educated at famous Roman Catholic Monastic School […] and went on to study history in the London University.  However, I left my education unfinished. Currently, I am...

the one, merciful, Allah, Islam, submission, new Muslims, convert

Prior to my conversion to Islam, I lived my life as a Jew. Although my family was not traditional, I learned Judaism from traditional Jews. I went to an Orthodox Jewish synagogue, and an Orthodox Jewish school. I lived, and continue to live, in a...

intention, choice, Islam, ethics, goal, God, Allah

Undoubtedly, all of us have heard more or less about the word ‘intention’. There is a famous English expression which says: “When there is a will, there is a way.” It has a miraculous power hidden beneath, but not if you just...

Hajj, invitation, pilgrimage, Allah, Kaaba, Mecca, New Muslims

Last year my husband and I made our beautiful trip to Hajj. This was something I was looking forward to experiencing since I converted to Islam, and it finally came to me. In previous years, I saw the news coverage of the pilgrims and I got goose...