As well-travelled Singaporeans, Malaysia is no secret to us.We’ve eaten our way through the streets of JB, shopped our way through KL, and can navigate Penang’s Love Lane like the back of our hands.
Another phenomenon faced by several ethnic communities is that many educated men marry outside of their community, race and religion.
They are not as bound by the ticking biological clock factor and can usually (not always) find a wife when they get serious about marriage.
A major part of creating a beloved community is the creation of a family but a Muslim marriage crisis is at our doorstep.
Men and women who really want to get married often face a myriad of issues in finding a good match.
Due to Malaysia’s strict laws on dog ownership, he’d previously kept his huskies hidden in his factory.
But the factory proved to be too hot for the pooches to handle and the pack was moved to this comfortable contingency space in Jalan Taman Asean.
As intelligent, educated, single women venture to find men to set the cornerstone for a family, they cannot find suitable matches.
Women in their late 20s and early 30s, urged to be educated all their lives, settle into their careers or studies, suddenly become less desirable mates to some men.
Van Damm explained, “In the past, we had a reputation for being a Catholic boot camp,” he said. We are seeking to educate the whole person in line with what the Holy Father is calling for: honoring the dignity of the person and their journey to authentic freedom — both intellectual and spiritual freedom.
We want our students to learn to exercise their freedom within an environment that is conducive to virtue.
The issues are as diverse as the American Muslim community scattered all over the country.