The Beatitudes

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Of the many things I have come to recycle from my Catholic upbringing, I can say the Beatitudes (Latin for “blessings”) and the Sermon on the Mount resonant with me the most now that I am a Muslim. The Sermon … Continue reading The Beatitudes

Capoeira Vai

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful   I’m a big fan of the martial arts, so much so you might even call me a martial arts enthusiast. The physical and mental discipline required of its practitioners coupled with lessons in patience, forbearance, and perseverance are grounds … Continue reading Capoeira Vai