Islam

Salam Islam, New Muslim

As a child, I always had access to a short-wave radio.  I used to listen to the BBC World Service about the Middle East.  I also loved the music from that part of the world, and I probably was listening to the Quran being recited, but did not...

Salam Islam, American, soldier, Islam, new Muslim, convert

I was raised as a Christian and went to a fundamentalist Bible believing church.  I made a profession of faith to Jesus in 1969.  In all of my years as growing up Christian, I read and studied the Bible regularly.  Later on, I enlisted in the US...

Salam Islam, German, teenager, Islam, New Muslim, convert

My name is Yahya Schroder.  I am a “European” Muslim.  I became Muslim […] when I was 17.  I am living now in Potsdam, Germany […].
As a convert to Islam, I think it’s much easier to follow the deen (religion) than a born Muslim who is been...

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...

peace, religion, Islam, new Muslim, convert

My name is Ali.  I’m a 31 year old Mexican born in America or as some would say a Chicano. […].  I think it will Insha’Allah (God willing) help people understand Islam and why it attracted me.  People have a wrong perception About Islam and...

Allah, God, Muhammad, prophet, Islam, New Muslim, Salam Islam

As a Doctor of Medicine, and a descendant of a French Catholic family, the very choice of my profession has given me a solid scientific culture which had prepared me very little for a mystic life.  Not that I did not believe in God, but that the...

convert, new Muslim, Islam, peace, comfort

I am C.S. Mathos.  I was born into a secular family on August 1st, 1992, in Pennsylvania.  My mom was once a Christian, and as a kid she went to a Quaker church. […]To explain, I was surprisingly logical as a child, and reasoned that it was...

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...

life, better, Islam, new Muslim, Quran, Salam Islam

My name is Darrick Abdul-hakim.  I am a 20-year-old Muslim brother living in the United States.  […]
I grew up as a Christian who had a good deal of information.  I was very excited to express my Christian belief to my friends, co-workers...

Quran, New Muslim, Salam Islam, Islam, path, light

I still remember to this day my first encounter with a Muslim.  One of the boys brought his friend to the youth house.  […]  What I do remember is the boy saying “I brought my friend ‘so and so’, he’s a Muslim and I want to help him become a...

path, light, Islam, new Muslim, convert, Salam Islam

My name is Abdullah Al-Kanadi.  I was born in Canada.  My family, who were Roman Catholics, raised me as a Roman Catholic until I was 12 years old.  I have been Muslim for approximately six years, and I would like to share the story of my journey...

questions, Islam, journey, new Muslim, convert

I would like to take the opportunity to share with you my journey to Islam and I feel that by sharing this experience with you I can help you on your journey through life.  We are all born into different cultures, countries and religions in what...

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