Re: western women converting to Islam
Originally Posted by HKz
I'm Muslim and my wife is Christian
I certainly never forced her to convert, even though she has offered to.
Aren't you the exception though? From my (perhaps limited) experience, whenever a non-Muslim marries a Muslim the non-Muslim usually converts to Islam, most often because he/she has to. But I'm interested in hearing about your experience; do share.
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