Guest Voices: Prophet Muhammad


Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 12/18/2012

Muhammad: When bad things happen to good people, maintain trust in God

An Ahmadiyya Muslim Community member says the prophet offers view on God’s role amidst tragedy.

By Qasim Rashid  |  12:45 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Newtown; Newtown, Conn.; Sandy Hook; Sandy Hook Elementary School; school shooting; Qasim Rashid; prophet Muhammad; Prophet Muhammad; Islam

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 10/11/2012

Malala Yousafzai in Pakistan: Does Islam give you a right to education?

Here’s my message to Malala: You are not alone. Millions of voices, including Americans, are with you.

By Faheem Younus  |  06:10 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Malala; Malala Yousafzai; Pakistan Taliban; Islam; prophet Muhammad; extremists

Posted at 06:39 PM ET, 09/27/2012

Muslims: Keep calm and carry on

Outcry against NYC subway ads is understandable, but observers should also remain apathetic.

By Khurram Dara  |  06:39 PM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Islam; anti-Muslim subway ads; anti-Islam subway ads; Khurram Dara; Crecsent Directive; Islam; prophet Muhammad; Prophet Mohamed

Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 09/21/2012

Why Muslims hate America

Muslims in the East, like non-Muslim Americans in the West, both hate injustice. Peace is possible despite free speech differences.

By Qasim Rashid  |  07:10 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Qasim Rashid; Islam; Prophet Muhammad; Ahmadiyya Muslim

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 09/20/2012

In defense of the right to offend

State power that shields your religion today can be used to censor your religion tomorrow.

By Charles C. Haynes  |  11:51 AM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Prophet Muhammad; anti-Muslim film; Innocence of Muslims; protests in Middle East; Charles C. Haynes; First Amendment Center

Posted at 06:22 PM ET, 09/18/2012

Sept. 11 terrorist attacks awakened us to a ‘battle for the soul of Islam’

We have a unique responsibility or calling both as Americans and as Muslims to lead that change now.

By M. Zuhdi Jasser  |  06:22 PM ET, 09/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sept. 11, 2001; Sept. 11 terrorist attacks; M. Zuhdi Jasser; A Battle for the Soul of Islam; Islam; Prophet Muhammad

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 09/18/2012

Prophet Muhammad is ‘the mercy to all worlds’ to Muslims: Egypt’s mufti

Inflammatory materials designed to offend contribute to tensions with no observable benefit.

By Ali Gomaa  |  12:45 PM ET, 09/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Muslims; Islam; Prophet Muhammad; Prophet Mohamed; Grand mufti Ali Gomaa

Posted at 07:31 PM ET, 09/13/2012

When free speech costs human life

OPINION | In the wake of reaction to an anti-Islam film and deadly embassy attacks, Muslims worldwide are put on trial to again condemn the violence—failure to do so is perceived as implicit approval.

By Qasim Rashid  |  07:31 PM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Christopher Stevens; attacks on U.S. embassies; Prophet Muhammad; Qasim Rashid; Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA; Islam; Muslims; Prophet Muhammad

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Religion as pretext or cause in attacks in Cairo, Egypt and Libya

Use and abuse of religion in an effort to gain power is inevitable when there’s a political vacuum.

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite  |  12:23 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Christopher Stevens, attacks on U.S. embassies, Prophet Muhammad, Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite