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German engineer embraces Islam

Shafeeq said he searched for the meaning of the Surah and was convinced of Islam.

Source : Saudi Gazette / 23 Jul 2014

A German engineer embraced Islam after he was convinced its teachings and its suitability for all times.

The 69-year old engineer changed his name to Sami Shafeeq.

He said he has been thinking about reverting to Islam for a while and reverted after getting convinced that Islam was a true religion.

He explained he was curious about Islam and on a trip to Jeddah he met with a person who explained Islam and its teachings, and recited Surah Al-Fatihah (the opening chapter of the Qur'an to him.

Shafeeq said he searched for the meaning of the Surah and was convinced of Islam. 

He visited Al-Hamra office of community education which supplied him with books in German about Islam. He embraced Islam soon after.

He said he has sent a message to his family in Germany expressing the serenity he is experiencing in Makkah, and the solidarity he is witnessing between Muslims from all parts of the world.

Many people are coming into the fold of Islam despite wide media campaign to tarnish the image of Islam and its more than a billion followers.

 

 

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