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Lively Interview with Imam Chris Caras ( Imam of Islamic Center of Pittsburgh)

To discuss his writing of the Islamic marriage contract for the Pittsburgh community.

To see a draft click HERE

Sarahjameela Martin will be asking Imam Chris:

  1. Why Islam promotes marriage contracts?
  2. What are the categories in a contract? For example: Financial responsibility, child custody, alimony, and polygamy.
  3. Why did he feel the the  Muslim community needed an official Islamic marriage contract?
  4. Explain some clauses of the contract ?
  5. Is it legally valid in the US legal system or only in faith based family courts?
  6. Future directions to implement this contract in the community.  References. Peer review. Focus group discussion.

Open Q and A from attendees.

Register HERE