Muslim christian dating

The very fact we've got so many people talking is in itself a success."'We were shocked by how much we were judged' harshly and told off'Happily married for five years this couple (the man is Catholic and the wife Muslim) struggled to find support While we came from different faiths, we approached them in similar ways.Although I was in my 30s and well educated, I was treated as though I was a silly little girl who had got herself into an irresponsible situation which could only be solved by my fiancé converting.

In Islam, men are allowed to marry "people of the book", Christians and Jews.

But Muslim women are not allowed to marry outside their faith.

In 34 of the 38 countries where the question was asked, at least half of Muslims believe that Islam is the one true religion that can lead to eternal life in heaven.

Overwhelming majorities of Muslims say that Islam is the only religion that leads to eternal life in heaven in most countries surveyed in the Middle East and North Africa, including Egypt (96%), Jordan (96%), Iraq (95%), Morocco (94%) and the Palestinian territories (89%).

The publication of the document, which will receive a high-profile launch at Westminster Abbey today, is significant because those supporting it include imams from the more orthodox Islamic schools of thought and evangelical Christians.

Among those who have signed up to the document include Sheikh Ibrahim Mogra, a prominent Leicester-based imam from the conservative Deobandi school, the Right Rev Paul Hendricks, associate bishop of Southwark Catholic Archdiocese, and Amra Bone, one of the only women in the country to sit in a Sharia court.Many of the more conservative or evangelical Christian denominations, meanwhile, insist spouses convert or promise to bring their children up as Christians.Heather al-Yousef, a counsellor with Relate who married a Shia Muslim man, was one of those asked by the Christian Muslim Forum to give advice for the guidelines."There are, of course, a whole range of Muslims and Christians.The counsel he gave us was excellent, focusing as we did on what made us similar.Muslims around the world agree that Islam is the one true faith that leads to salvation.Some groups are liberal about mixed marriages, others much more proprietorial.

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