Dating a muslim men
As for her reason to not date this Karim, obviously, since most Muslims don’t behead people or beat their wives, not wanting to associate with people like that is a bad reason to not want to date a Muslim.
There are some good reasons why this woman might want to walk away, though, that aren’t based on less-warranted stereotypes, reasons that have to do with the realities of the ways in which sexism, misogyny, sex-negativity, patriarchy, and purity culture manifest themselves Muslim-dominated cultures.
One day she felt compelled to sneak and read the Bible. SCOTT ROSS (reporting): After 14 years of heartache, Katrina now actively warns other women to avoid the same pain.
SCOTT ROSS: Katrinas mother and friends had been fervently praying for her for a decade. SCOTT ROSS: What do you tell women who are considering converting to marry a man who is a Muslim?
In short, mid-life crises come early and hit harder for non-practicing Muslim men.
I have seen this play out so many times in my own family and community that it no longer surprises me.
SCOTT ROSS: How should the everyday person who loves Jesus respond to a Muslim who feels just as strongly about his system as we do about Christ? What they respect out of me is a boldness to say to them, 'Youre missing it.
I was living in my own country, but I was a foreigner in my own home. I thought that Muslims were Ali Baba and the 40 thieves and the magic carpet ride. ' I thought the Middle East was somewhere in the middle of the country. SCOTT ROSS: So you didnt understand what you were doing? It was intriguing, the mystique of the whole thing. Her husband, Mohammed, strictly held to Muslim customs and demanded her obedience. SCOTT ROSS: Katrina, a lot of people Islamic men and women are watching this nowwould certainly disagree with that. SCOTT ROSS: What does this do to your psyche, to your spirit, to your whole way of life living with a man this violent who could kill you and your children? Islam: thats how they hold their victimsby control, fear, and manipulation.