But within a few years, cracks began to form in her new faith.She felt that she could never be good enough to earn a place in Paradise, and that God did not love her.It is permissible for a Muslim man to marry a Christian/Jewish woman strictly under these two conditions: Why is marriage allowed in only one direction? Likewise you are permitted to marry chaste believing women [Muslims] or chaste women among the people who were given the Scripture [Jews and Christians] . It may be true that Muhammad at first respected Judaism and Christianity, but he turned against them later on in his life, as seen in this article and this one.Maybe seventh-century Arab culture will answer this question. So this means that in seventh-century Arab culture a Muslim man may dominate his wife or wives, but not a Christian man who would dominate his Muslim wife.Christian pastors and Muslim imams have come together to draw up guidelines detailing advice on how to deal with inter-faith marriages.Although marrying between faiths is entirely legal in Britain, couples often face resistance and hostility, both from family members and religious leaders.(So watch how you make general statement like this)emmboy: my muslims friends jokingly tell me that they can have nothing to do with our girls in d future cos of their indecency and cheap attitude that they can only marry their fellow mallos cos they are d kept wife materials. I am a Muslim, but I have seen a lot of bad Muslim girls is not even funny. Because they are seriously warned even with death threat never to date an arrrne (non-believer)!
Perhaps in Muhammads mind no woman could ever convert a Muslim man, if he is a traditionalist.
Arlandson A Muslim man is allowed to marry a Christian woman, but a Christian man is not permitted to marry a Muslim woman. 427) This verse, as noted, says that Islam permits Muslim men to marry non-Muslim women who are Christians and Jews, but a Jewish or Christian man may not marry a Muslim woman.
I remember hearing an interview on the radio with a Muslim, a few years ago. (In this article I will address only the Christian community.) What is the rationale behind the ruling?
The document, called When Two Faiths Meet, is the product of months of painstaking negotiations between Christian and Muslim leaders and emphasises the need for tolerance and acceptance of mixed-faith marriages.
Among the recommendations are speaking out against forced conversions, recognising the legality of inter-faith marriages in British law, non-judgemental pastoral care and a complete rejection of any violence."It might sound a little like we are stating the obvious but it does need to be said," Sheikh Ibrahim told The Independent.