Spreading Islam through preaching and missionary work. Rami and Mohammad suggest that, in the United States, da‘wa is as much about showing non-Muslims a positive image of Islam as about winning converts to Islam and teaching Muslims to live more virtuously.
Da‘wa Term Timeline in How Does It Feel to Be a Problem?
The timeline below shows where the term Da‘wa appears in How Does It Feel to Be a Problem?. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...morality through the Qur’an, and Rami begins seeking to propagate his knowledge, a practice called da‘wa. He takes a prominent role in the Muslim Students’ Association, whose students recognize their one-dimensional... (full context)
...they both insist that outwardly displaying their religion gives them strength and helps in their da‘wa. Bayoumi remembers an article about French Muslim women wearing the hijab or worshipping in public... (full context)