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Just like there is a standardized SAT or ACT, there should be a standardized nation-wide test for Muslim high school students to ensure that...

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One of the most important things young Muslims should learn early in their studies of Islam is this: Do not speak about the meaning...

Marriage Advice for the Weary Muslim Bachelors and Bachelorettes

I got married at the age of 23. I was trying to get married at the age of 19. It took 4 years and...

At What Age Should Children Start Memorizing the Quran?

At what age should your child start memorizing Quran? Let me give you my family's experience. My wife (Umm Khalid) is a hafidha mashaAllah, one of...

Explaining Christmas to Your Muslim Children

It's that time of year again, when we have to discuss Christmas with our children (and sometimes with other (grown) Muslims who are inclined...

How to Explain Halloween to Your Muslim Children

Starting around the beginning of October, my kids started seeing Halloween decorations popping up on people's front lawns and Halloween costumes at the grocery...

Instagram Fraud vs. Open Heresy: Which Is Worse?

Which is worse, as far as preaching to the Muslim community is concerned? A charlatan who hides his heresy while presenting to the Muslim community...

A Bedtime Tip for Raising Grateful Muslim Kids in an Entitled World

Normally, my husband does the bedtime routine for our kids, but when he is traveling, I have to take over. The last time he...

Dalia Mogahed’s Response to Our MuslimGirl Article: Touting ISPU’s Pro-LGBT Advocacy

Earlier this month on MuslimSkeptic, we published a long article detailing the website MuslimGirl's promotion of all kinds of anti-Islamic filth: from the LGBT...

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