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June 7: Muhammad

“It was not the religion of Islam that was disseminated by the sword, but political sovereignty.”

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July 16: Escape into Religious History

Muhammad’s Hegira (622) It was on this date, July 16, 622, by tradition and on the Western calendar, that Muhammad’s hegira (or hijra, هِجْرَة) occurred — that is, his flight from Mecca to Medina (then called Yathrib) in order to

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John Mill