Wolfowitz dating muslim woman causes stir
The ceremony was carried out based on a ruling that allows Muslims to marry "People of the Book", which refers to Jews and Christians.Previously the main traditional Muslim schools of religious law generally held that a female Muslim is not allowed to marry a non-Muslim male.In an endearing scene between Ramy and his sister, he explains to her that she doesn’t need to listen to everything that their parents say.
Fawaz and Katoura first held a Muslim wedding ceremony ahead of the church wedding, according to the newspaper.
Interfaith couples must choose to convert to one religion or the other in order to marry in a religious ceremony.
The state does not offer civil marriages so interfaith couples have often travelled abroad to perform civil ceremonies that are then recognised in Lebanon.
"In Lebanon, a woman wearing the hijab marries a Christian man in a church," one Twitter user said, sharing the image of the church wedding. The clerics have also betrayed their religions by agreeing to marry them! Some, however, hailed the couple for portraying an image of coexistence.
"It is beautiful and should not be shameful in civilised countries.Fawaz - a Muslim - and Katoura - a Christian - chose to buck the trend in the southern Lebanese town of Tibnine.