Living Alongside Non-Muslims in the West
With 56 million Muslims in Europe, a further 10 million in the Americas, there is an unprecedented level of interaction between people of all faiths. So how does a Muslim conduct himself.
Imām al-Qurtubī (raḥimahullāh) stated: "It is obligatory upon a person that his speech towards the people is gentle. Allāh said to Mūsá and Hārūn: "And Speak to him with gentle speech that perhaps he may be reminded or fear [Allāh]" (Qurʾān, 2044)Al-Jāmīʿ il-Aḥkām al-Qurʾān (2/16).