Category Archives: Commentary on the News

Let religious freedom ring – latimes.com

Let religious freedom ring – latimes.com. “Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, the founder and chairman of the initiative, said construction of the center “sends the opposite statement of what happened on 9/11. We want to push back against the extremists.” We … Continue reading

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PAKISTAN Lahore : interfaith solidarity towards Sufis targeted by terrorism – Asia News

PAKISTAN Lahore : interfaith solidarity towards Sufis targeted by terrorism – Asia News. More of this is needed! The author of the article, Fr. Inayat Bernard is a Pakistani priest of the Archdiocese of Lahore and secretary of the Catholic … Continue reading

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Suffer the Sufis in Pakistan and the World – Worldnews.com

The link is to a very nice article regarding the status of Sufis around the Islamic world. It is in partial answer to the recent bombing of the Data Ganj Bakhsh Dargah in Lahore, Pakistan but goes beyond that. Other … Continue reading

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Sufi sheikh who preached nonviolence laid to rest

Sufi sheikh who preached nonviolence laid to rest. It is with great sadness that I report the sudden passing of Sheikh Abdul Aziz Bukhari. Inna allahi wa inna allahi rajayun. May Allah approve of him and his work here on … Continue reading

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Salafi intolerance threatens Sufis | Baher Ibrahim | Religiology News – Islam

Egypt’s peaceful Muslims are being denied religious freedoms as the influence of conservative Salafism grows Whenever religious freedom is discussed in Egypt, the topic inevitably turns to the status of the Christian Copts. Thousands of articles have been written about … Continue reading

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