Chat randon - Rules for dating in islam
There are not enough Muslim men out there, and interfaith marriage is one of the few viable options, and most women rule out the idea of marrying someone from their home country as it does not work out culturally.
Today, nearly 40% of Muslim women marry outside of their faith and most of them without conversion.
It is your decision and you have to live with it, so think through it.
There is an advisement to marry with whom you are compatible, and whom you can live in harmony with.
It is a relational guidance that a believing bondsman is better than a non-believing man and vice-versa for men.
Researching the matrimonial sites, out of 1000 Muslim women, only 30% of them over the age of 50 have listed Islam as their religion, the rest have called them spiritual but not religious, and add that religion is no bar to them.
A majority of Muslims quietly go along with it, some have a lot of questions and some are ready to quote verses from Quran and make declarations that they are out of the pale of Islam.
After all, God is the one who puts love between two souls and it the couple who has to live their lives.