Professor

HAMZA YUSUF
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Hamza Yusuf was originally named Mark Hanson, but he changed his name after adopting the religion of Islam. He grew up practicing Greek Orthodox Christian. In 1997 after a near death experience he converted to Islam from Christianity. He also had previously read the Quran when the verses of the Quran touched his heart. After…

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Ibrahim Khalil – Former Egyptian Coptic priest
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(Source: The Islamic Bulletin, San Francisco, CA 94141-0186) Al-Haj Ibrahim Khalil Ahmad, formerly Ibrahim Khalil Philobus, was an Egyptian Coptic priest who studied theology and got a high degree from Princeton University. He studied Islam to find gaps to attack it; instead he embraced Islam with his four children, one of whom is now a…

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SHEIKH HUSSAIN YEE
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Hussain Yee, 1950, was born into a Buddhist family and he embraced Islam at the age of 18 in 1968. Hussain is now the President of Al Khadim Organization in Malaysia. He pursued further studies at the Islamic University of Madinah in Saudi Arabia majoring in Hadith. After graduating in 1978, he joined the Muslim…

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