Henriette sent panicked text messages to friends telling them that her family was going to kill her. Police were watching the family and had placed recording devices inside the home.According to local reports, the girl's father was previously suspected of drug dealing.Muslims believe that the separation of Isaac and Ismail was part of a divinely ordained plan that would eventually lead to the guidance of a great segment of humanity through their message and that of their progeny who would bear the call to Abrahamic monotheism.Hagar is regarded in the Islamic tradition as a strong woman whose power of faith led her to realize that her separation from Abraham and her relocation to Arabia was part of a divine decree whose purpose she would only later understand.They are posted not as a comprehensive treatise on Islam but as helpful advice for those looking for answers and guidance.Links and Resources on Islam Throughout the following sections a variety of recommended links and resources for further information about Islam will be provided.
As Islam continues to play an increasingly prominent role in American religious life with estimates of the numbers of Muslim Americans ranging from 4 to 8 million while steadily growing, as well as the world becoming closer due to globalization, new modes of transportation, and instant communication the need for mutual understanding has become ever more crucial.'It’s not worth another shekel to even chase after her, she’s garbage.We need to whip her, throw her away like a dog and see how she does She’s already gone, I’m sick of her and you.' Her mother later told police that her husband believed she had affronted the family's honor.It is not clear if the family was being monitored for those allegations or if the surveillance was ordered as a result of complaints made by Henriette.On the night before her death, her father was heard telling her mother: 'Forget about her, let her go to hell.Her father 58-year-old Sami, uncle and her mother Aliham were all arrested for plotting her murder which came after weeks of fighting over her romance.