Newly Published! Answers to Fr...

Introducing Drs. M. Rida Beshir and Ekram Beshir's newest book, Answers to Frequently Asked Questions on Marriage (Part 1): "Maintaining a healthy marriage is a challenge in the best of circumstances but trying to keep a marriage going strong when one or both spouses are misinformed about the purpose of marriage or the rights and obligations of each partner can be an absolute disaster!

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FAQ: Why are many professional wome...

Answered by Mohamed Rida Beshir

Why are many professional women over age 30 not married? Are marriages failing because women nowadays are less obedient than in the past? If a man can marry someone from “back home,” shouldn’t women here be more compromising, since they have less choice?

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FAQ: Celebrating Holidays in Wester...

Answered by Ekram Beshir and Mohamed Rida Beshir

We live in North America. This culture is completely different from Islamic culture. For example, people here celebrate several holidays, such as Halloween at the end of October, Thanksgiving towards the end of November, Christmas towards ...

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Activities with Non-Muslims

Do you advise Muslims to enroll their children in non-Muslim activities such as soccer and baseball leagues in the city?

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Case Study: The Internet Dilem...

Written by Ekram Beshir and Mohamed Rida Beshir

Imad is 16 years old. He is an average high school student. He lives with his parents and his older brother Mohsen. He spends a lot of time sitting at his computer. Whenever his parents invite him to go to a community activity, he declines their invitation and says, “I don’t enjoy going there.” One night, Imad’s dad came home early in the evening, which rarely happens because...

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Tips and Advice for Married Co...

Written by Mohamed Rida Beshir

- Never go to bed with an unsettled argument ...


- Express opinions in a calm and polite way...

- Don't idealize each other. Accept small mistakes ...

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