En el nombre de Dios, el Clementísimo el Misericordiosísimo

¡Oh Dios! Bendice con Tu misericordia al Profeta Muhammad y a su noble descendencia purificada, a sus compañeros fieles y a todos los nobles profetas que le antecedieron. (Especialmente a Moisés, Jesús, la Paz sea...

Latinos Turning To Islam

WORCESTER - On the door outside Juan Perez's home, a hand-written sign asks visitors to respect the Islamic custom of removing shoes before entering. The sign is one of the only indicators that this...

El Yihad, y el uso de la violencia en el Islam

El combate o esfuerzo por la causa de Dios,es la defensa activa de la fe,de su modo de vida,y de la justicia que dispone. Y este combate (Yihad) solo es lícito en legítima defensa...

Latinas Embrace Islam

TAMPA - As a child, Amy Perez attended different Christian churches, praying at Catholic Masses and singing at Baptist revivals. But she never felt satisfied with the answers those faiths provided to her questions. ...

US Latinas seek answers in Islam

UNION CITY, N.J. - Jasmine Pinet sits on the steps outside a mosque here, tucking in strands of her burgundy hair beneath a white head scarf, and explaining why she, a young Latina, feels...

Comunicado de la Organización Islámica Argentina

La Organización Islámica Argentina expresa a través de este comunicado, su más enérgico repudio al accionar del gobierno sionista de israel en la franja de Gaza en Palestina, ocasionando decenas de víctimas y miles...

Using history to find common roots

The Islamic Educational Center of North Hudson took its message to a new demographic yesterday: Latinos. In a one-day celebration at the Union City center, Muslims and Latino converts sought to teach their neighbors,...

Latinos find simplicity in Islam

Every morning, Jackie Avelar wakes up to a predicament. On one side of her bed is a clock that sounds the Islamic call to prayer five times a day. On the other side is...

Laicismo Fundamentalista

La civilización occidental ha desarrollado ciencias que permiten una mejor comprensión de la naturaleza, de la sociedad y del hombre. Ha logrado resultados impresionantes en tecnología y ha alcanzado riquezas inusitadas. Si esta civilización...

Latinos & Islam Conversion

Hugo Hernández put aside the saints, the host and the confessions. Nineteen years of Catholic religious traditions were left behind when he decided to convert to Islam. A teacher and political science graduate, Hernández,...