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04 Aug

It is permissible for a Muslim man to marry a Christian/Jewish woman strictly under these two conditions: Why is marriage allowed in only one direction? Likewise you are permitted to marry chaste believing women [Muslims] or chaste women among the people who were given the Scripture [Jews and Christians] . It may be true that Muhammad at first respected Judaism and Christianity, but he turned against them later on in his life, as seen in this article and this one.

Perhaps in Muhammad’s mind no woman could ever convert a Muslim man, if he is a traditionalist.

If a Muslim wants to marry a Christian woman, she does not have to become Muslim first, because of the general statement in the Qur’aan (interpretation of the meaning): “Made lawful to you this day are . There is a very real possibility of the children becoming Christian, especially in countries where the law favours the non-Muslim mother. We ask Allaah to guide us all and give us strength.

chaste women from those who were given the Scripture (Jews and Christians) before your time . We remind the Muslims living outside the Muslim world that they should not rush into taking such a step, and if they wish to do so, they should think long and hard, even though marrying a woman of the People of the Book is permitted in principle.

But many may not realize how prevalent it is among Catholics.

A study by Creighton University’s Center for Marriage and Family in 1999 indicates that today roughly 40 percent of all Catholics marry non-Catholics.