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Stories - How I Became Muslim?
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Quote Melvzy Replybullet Topic: How I came to Islam
    Posted: 29 June 2017 at 4:15am
So I want to get straight to the point here. So i'll make it as short as possible.

I accepted Islam around 2015. There are many things in Islam that i hated and questioned about, even to this day. But i accepted it after reading a hadith that one of the companions father accepted islam even though he didn't like.

I came from a Catholic family. I'm the first Muslim of the family. Telling them didn't go so well. :(

I took my Shahada online (Still don't know if it's valid though). Before hand i studied various religions. I was an agnostic theist (I believed in the god of the Abrahamic faiths but i was still skeptical); Even now i'm agnostic from time to time. I was attracted to Islam because it was a religion that continued after the message of Jesus. Of course i questioned the trinity for a long time because "1" makes sense than "3 in 1."

The quran was a great book as well. I understood that most religious scriptures talk about the creator. But a book said to be from God himself was interesting.

the practices were persuading as well. for me, this religions is very devoted to God even if i have doubts. Plus i like the idea that Science and Islam can coexist in some aspects.

So i tried simplifying my story. :)
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