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But within a few years, cracks began to form in her new faith.
She felt that she could never be good enough to earn a place in Paradise, and that God did not love her.
Celebrating their 40th anniversary at the Collège des Bernardins in Paris, they described the announcement, made on September 14, as "extraordinary", "fantastic", "a sign of hope … The older couples among them had only one regret: that the decision wasn't made sooner.
"It's crazy that we had to wait until 2017 for this step to be taken," observes Pierre, whose marriage to an Algerian woman is not recognized in her country. " adds Leïla, a Muslim woman who has been married to Antoine for four years. Baptiste is in love with a young Tunisian who is still living with her family on the other side of the Mediterranean.
The simplicity and security that Islam seemed to offer appealed to her: She decided to convert and married a Muslim man.The issue of the "legitimacy" of a marriage between a Muslim woman and a non-Muslim man is one of the most frequent topics of discussion among the members of the GFIC."We Muslim men experience family pressure and often also the misgivings of our Catholic in-laws.In their correspondence over the internet, she has listed "all the arguments given in the Koran" that prove their love to be impossible.In effect, the predominant interpretation of the Koran is that a Muslim man is allowed to marry a non-Muslim woman, but not vice versa.