This 91-Year-Old Imam Was Also the ‘First Muslim’ in Saginaw, Michigan

This 91-Year-Old Imam Was Also the ‘First Muslim’ in Saginaw, Michigan

by Nadine Arab

A 91-year-old retired Imam opened up, about how he found his way to Islam, during a podcast interview.     Imam Abdur-Rahim Rashada, the first Muslim in Saginaw, Michigan, said that it all started when he got invited to a meeting by Nation of Islam, a political and religious group that preaches black liberation, separatism […]

This Victoria’s Secret Angel and Her American Football Player Boyfriend Secretly Visited Egypt

This Victoria’s Secret Angel and Her American Football Player Boyfriend Secretly Visited Egypt

🇪🇬 A post shared by Sterling Shepard (@sterl_shep3) on Mar 6, 2017 at 12:20pm PST   Tourism in Egypt has been going down the drain for some time now, but it seems like the hard times are coming to an end. First we had Lionel Messi. And just when we thought it couldn’t get any […]

This Amazon Ad That Features an Imam and a Priest Will Warm Your Heart

This Amazon Ad That Features an Imam and a Priest Will Warm Your Heart

  The most surprising thing just happened. For the first time in the history, Amazon Prime had a Muslim imam featured in a television ad shown in the United States.  “I can’t think of one. There are plenty of religious figures in televisions, especially sitcoms and police procedurals. But no ads with imams,” said Tobe […]

Jummah Prayer’s Khutbah to Be Unified in All Egyptian Mosques

Jummah Prayer’s Khutbah to Be Unified in All Egyptian Mosques

Egypt has ordered all Muslim clerics to deliver identical pre-written sermons in Jummah prayers, Reuters reported after the Ministry of Awqaf, led by Minister Mokhtar Gomaa, met Tuesday. For the past two years, imams have been given topics by the Ministry of Religious Endowments (Awqaf) for their khutbah’s content.   However, this year all mosques are required to unify their […]

A Priest, a Rabbi and an Imam Walk into a German Football Stadium

A Priest, a Rabbi and an Imam Walk into a German Football Stadium

By Mahmoud Aziz

  A one-of-kind football match was held on Saturday in the German city of Dusseldorf between a team of Catholic and Protestant priests and a team of Muslim imams…that was refereed by a Jewish rabbi. We swear this is not a joke! THIS ACTUALLY HAPPENED!   The idea to organize this match has been under discussion […]