“It is so easy to take what we see and hear as the truth, allow it to take root, and grow in our minds until it becomes a fully formed opinion or belief. These are the seeds of prejudice, the beginnings of immigration bans.”
According to Bowering, Islam means ‘submission to God,’ not ‘peace.’
Gerhard Bowering talked about the importance of God in Muslims everyday life on Wednesday afternoon.
This week, the Muslim Student Association is hosting Islamic Awareness Week to educate BC students on Islam.