Response to letter from Dawat-O-Irshad USA

Published November 5, 2018 Click here for the full response in PDF format. To: Idara Dawat-O-Irshad, USA, Inc. P.O. Box 22885 Alexandria, VA 22304 Dear Members of Idara Dawat-o-Irshad USA: We are in receipt of your “Open Letter” of November 3, 2018 addressed to the leader of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, which also has been [...]

2018-11-05T20:44:30-05:00 News|

Defining ‘True Islam’ in the face of terrorism

NEW BRUNSWICK - On Tuesday evening, The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community invited the public to a seminar about its TrueIslam initiative, a global campaign to counter the extreme jihadism of Al Qaeda and ISIS, which the non-Muslim world tends to equate with all of Islam. For two hours, the public was treated to an array of speakers [...]

2016-04-20T02:07:52-04:00 News|

N.J. Muslim group condemns extremists, calls for reform

NEW BRUNSWICK — In the 1960s, his Jewish parents converted to Islam, and after he was born, he followed their adopted faith. On Tuesday afternoon, Tariq Sharif, 50, of Mendham, was preparing for an event at Rutgers University later in the evening entitled 'True Islam and the Extremists' hosted by his Islamic organization, the Ahmadiyya Muslim [...]

2016-04-20T02:04:18-04:00 News|

The relationship between religion and violence

Through its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration, the Chehalem Cultural Center seeks to connect the Newberg community, in a meaningful way, to the critical issues of race, diversity and tolerance in this country. That event is the product of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day committee, which aims to bring the voice of [...]

2016-03-09T18:07:56-05:00 News|

Local Muslim group aims to debunk extremist ideology

A local Muslim group is seeking greater community engagement to debunk the extremist religious ideology being pursued by terrorist organizations including ISIS. The Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association of Metro Detroit held its second annual “Stop The CrISIS” seminar at the Rochester Hills Public Library on Wednesday “to address the differences between ISIS and Islam through [...]

2016-03-04T17:18:53-05:00 News|