Of the many stored that we hear in our lives, there are some that truly stay with us, even if, at first, we don’t quite understand why.
These are stories full of darkness and dread, of deeds so horrific that one wonders how the Muslim Ummah can possibly emerge from the shadow of such evil times. And yet the Nation of Islam endures, indeed, it thrives.
New generations replace older ones. A people arise that are empowered by belief in Allah and courage and determinations to change their situation for the better.
This is one of those stores.
And it all began in Jerusalem. In the year 1099 …