Live and let live.
Its okay to guide one another, answer questions, share opinions, perspectives and resources. However, why get your abaya in a bunch if someone is doing something that you disagree with?
Islam is a religion with an emphasis on community, but there will inevitably be differences. We are exposed to more of those differences due to globalization and our ability to have access to more resources, therefore we have to learn how to deal with the fact that not everyone is going to fit your paradigm.
I’m not making excuses for bad habits or misinformation, however there isn’t a day that goes by where I don’t see people passing judgments on things that are matters of religious discourse.
Everyone has something to work on and no one knows everything. We are all constantly learning. You cannot take refuge in differences, but you cannot deny their existence or exempt your own differences from the heap.
There are so many Tumblr Qadis.
Head on over to Roxanne’s blog tonight — must be butter ‘cause she’s on a ROLL with these awesome posts.