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I’m Hesitating Over Becoming Muslim. Could You Clarify Some Issues?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I’m Hesitating over becoming Muslim. I need answers to these issues: Q1: Are there some common traps in practicing in community as well as blessings? Q2: Why do some Muslims talk with such certainty and specificity about things that are surely open to interpretation and more importantly […]

Muslim Convert: What would people think of me?

Mohammed from the Philippines used to be a Christian. Friends talked to him about Islam, but his mind and heart were locked. However, after reading books about Islam something within him opened. He eventually converted to Islam when he was 33 years old and left the crazy lifestyle he had led. Watch on to learn […]

Muslim Convert: Why didn’t I know the Bible the way Muslims know the Qur’an?

Ameena from Belarus used to be a Christian. But after meeting a Muslim from Tajikistan who had an in depth knowledge of the Quran, she began to question why Christians didn’t know the Bible in the same way. She eventually converted to Islam when she was 23 years old and found peace in her life. […]

Muslim Convert from Buddhism: How fast can a prayer be answered?

Yuanxin from China used to be a Buddhist but Buddhism was not what she turned to when she had a health crisis. She eventually converted to Islam when she was 35 years old, and it was a simple prayer that changed her course. Watch on to learn more about Yuanxin’s conversion to Islam on OvercomeTV. If […]

How Do I Enter Islam? I Want to Become Muslim.

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I want to become Musim. How do I embrace Islam? Answer: Assalamu alaikum (peace be upon you), I pray this finds you in the best of health and spirits. Allah Most High says, “Whoever Allah wants to guide, He expands their heart to submission (islam).” [Qur’an, 6.125] A Muslim […]

Is It Permissible to Add the Mention of Jesus to the Testimony of Faith When Becoming a Muslim?

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam alaykum, Through the years I heard believers take the shahada by saying: “Ashhadu an la ilaha il Allah wa ashhadu Ana Isa rasul Allah wa ashhadu Ana Mohamadan rasul Allah”. (I testify that there is no god but God and that Jesus is His messenger and that Muhammad […]

Does Conversion Wash Away Previous Sins? What About Rights of Others?

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam alaykum, I have heard that conversion to Islam washes away all sin in the eyes of God. However, if some of those sins involved transgressions not only against God but against the rights of others, should one strive to return those alienated rights? What if these are too […]

Should I Convert to Islam to Please My Boyfriend’s Family In Order to Marry Him?

Answered by Ustadh Abdul Latif Al-Amin Question: Hi, I am a christian woman. I have met an unemployed muslim man who is a drug user. His family is putting pressure on me to marry and support him so that they don’t have to do it anymore. I don’t want to live with someone like that […]