Dating usa sex for muslims
Islam, the religion, is a comprehensive way of life, meaning that Muslims, those who practice Islam, reflect the beliefs in their daily lives.
As one of the fastest growing religions in the United States, there are approximately 6 - 7.5 million Muslims living in America (Huda, 2006).An Early Confidant My mother was proactive enough to send me to sex education classes at every grade they offered them. After all, I told myself that I was a Muslim and that stuff didn’t apply to me – I would wait until I was married and so would my future spouse.What I didn’t know is that I would quickly become a confidant and resource for all my friends, who were beginning to navigate dating, relationships, and sex.When I was in third grade, my best friend – who was in fifth grade – came running home after school, pulling me into my room, shutting the door, and exclaiming out of breath, “You will NOT believe what I learned today.” And then, complete with diagrams of x’s and y’s, my friend told me all about her sex education class.I listened intently, not interrupting her a single time. ” Very calmly, I looked right back at her and very confidently said, “Well, that’s nice, but I just want you to know, Muslims don’t do that.