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Winning Our Children Back to Islam -- Jeffrey Lang

Watch or listen to this high-quality Islamic lecture on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch during your daily commute, a long road trip, while working out, ...

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Watch or listen to this high-quality Islamic lecture on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch during your daily commute, a long road trip, while working out, or wherever & whenever you have internet access. Duration: 1 hour, 34 min. Language: English. What makes this app different from others is quality and originality! This lecture was professionally recorded by us & the video and audio streamed through this app was encoded directly from the master recording! Furthermore, you get clean, robust, DVD-like menus (see images below) that give you access to the full-length lecture, individual chapters, a catalog listing of many other titles with short previews, sharing tools & download links. Please purchase this title & many other titles in our catalog, as you are supporting our efforts to produce more original, high-quality videos in the future, insha' Allah. To view a complete list of our video streaming apps, search for "islam on demand" on the App Store. APP FEATURES -High quality video and audio! (We're a production company first-and-foremost so you're getting the originally-produced video from the source. We recorded this lecture ourself). -Auto detection of your connection type: Wi-Fi will automatically play high quality video. All other connection types will play lower quality but faster video. -Customize your playback preferences. For instance, set up the player to play 'Video and Audio' or 'Audio Only' each time you press play. Or set it up to ask you each time. -Listen to the audio in the background while using your device (Requires a device that supports multi-tasking running iOS 4.0 or later). -Take notes without stopping playback or leaving the app. -Professionally designed interface. -Optimized graphics for Retina Displays & iPad screens. -Browse other titles in our catalog & watch short previews. -Share the details of this app with your friends via Facebook or email. -Access direct links to iTunes downloads. -Access direct links to purchase DVDs or CDs. NOTE This app requires an internet connection to stream the lecture. LECTURE SUMMARY A critical lecture that addresses a problem plaguing Muslim communities that many don't want to talk about: the cultural, intellectual and generational divide in the masjid. Jeffrey Lang, a white-American convert of over 25 years, warns of the drastic consequences of such a divide. He shares many insightful anecdotes, including his own first-hand experiences, and the sad outcomes such as lethargic attitudes, non-Muslims being turned away from the masjid, and converts leaving the religion altogether! What exactly is the problem? Dr. Lang explains that on one side are the immigrant elders who run the masjid and on the other side are the indigenous Muslim youth who, along with many women and converts, often cannot relate to their message and methodology and feel repulsed from the masjid. He pleads for radical introspection and implores us to look at the root causes of this divide. Are we really following the sunnah? Perhaps our leaders need to shed the "back-home" mentality & return to the Meccan model in how the masjid is run. The speaker challenges those who claim to follow true Islam and offers practical advice for those contributing to the clash between the surrounding culture & the religious sub-culture that dominates the masjid. CHAPTERS 1) Opening Remarks by Aminah Assilmi 2) Where Are the Invisible 75%? 3) What Do the Muslim Youth Think About Islam? 4) Cultural Clash: The Mistreatment of Muslim Women 5) The Intellectual Divide: Rationalism vs. Tradition 6) We Must Make the Message of Islam Relevant For Today 7) Why Are Our Children Suspicious of the Hadiths? 8) We Must Answer Our Children According to Their Level of Thinking 9) We Must Allow For Freedom of Speech and Dissenting Opinions 10) We Must Separate What is Cultural From What is Essential 11) Why Are We Obsessed With All These Rules! 12) The Older Generation Must Support the Younger Generation 13) Q&A


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Day of release: 0000-00-0

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