Faith and Reason
A Compendium of Fifty Questions and Answers Related to Islamic Theology, Jurisprudence and Other Themes
Answers to a series of questions often asked by young Muslims growing up in Western societies. The questions are on diverse topics ranging from Divine will, marriage, the role of women and the 12th Imam.
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