My christian daughter is dating a muslim
It can be challenging when young adults make their own life choices. Teresa of Avila’s prayer emphasizes patience: “Let nothing disturb you, Let nothing frighten you, All things are passing; God only is changeless. As a practicing Catholic, your daughter is nourished by the word and Eucharist each week.
Islam is the main religion and whoever embraces Islam cannot be converted to other religion.Given the fluid nature of our global village, many parents are asking themselves: How do we react?Remember that “patience gains all things.” When children are young, parents make decisions about education, leisure time and religion. God alone suffices.” Encourage your daughter to discern God’s will.Really in actuality from what I've seen this is not the case.The woman has so much pressure put on her to abandon her beliefs that she eventually gives in or gets out of the marriage.In the UK, 21,000 interfaith marriages were recorded in 2001.
Although no new statistics on the issue have been released since then, imams in the UK told Al Jazeera that these figures have surged in recent years.
Rudabah Abbass is a freelance writer and producer based in Doha and London.
Prior to joining Al Jazeera English, she was a producer for Channel 4 News and CNN. Her work focuses on arts and cultural issues and she has contributed articles to arts magazines in the Far East.
However, if you are from other religion you are allowed to convert to Islam.
If you are to marry a Muslim girl, you first need to convert and then you are allowed to marry her.
Educated at Royal Holloway University of London and City University, she holds degrees in Media Arts and TV Current Affairs Journalism.