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While many people are comfortable with their partner having different views, it can sometimes become an issue when it comes to choosing a religion for your children. Faithfulness Faithfulness is taken very seriously by Muslim men and they will be very strict on women who they perceive as having cheated on them.

However it is actually acceptable in Islam for Muslim men to have up to four wives, and obviously to date outside of the marriage in order to find these wives.

Forget Stereotypes The first thing to do is to drop any preconceived notions you have of Muslims.

At the present time Muslims are not getting the best press, and this is of course due to extremism.

However as a rule, a Muslim man is forbidden to date other than to find a spouse, so expect relationships to be taken very seriously.

Another aspect to consider is that if you are to marry a Muslim, he will likely very strongly push for children to be raised in the Muslim faith.

She is considered to be the man’s ‘jewel’ or ‘treasure’ and he will be protective and loving but ultimately in charge of the woman.

In Islamic countries ‘disobedience’ can sometimes result in death, while in the West it will more likely end in divorce.

Another important point though is that while Muslims are allowed to date non-Muslims, they are told to date ‘women of the book’ meaning Christians or Jews.

It is expected for there to be a shared belief in a single God, though this will depend again on the personal discretion of the man.

Recognise that the views of Muslim extremists do not reflect the views of other Muslims, and most Muslims are extremely peace loving men.

Mohamed Ali for instance was Muslim, and this is why he opted to be a conscientious objector during the war (and subsequently was stripped of his title).

Depending on how devout the man is, there are also many things to consider practically and there might be some sacrifices that you are not prepared to make.

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