Okay, the first time I hear this I wrote it off as my grandmother being old.
However I just had it happen again, in one of the class presentations.
*gets out lecture stool/soapbox*
Muslim is to Islam as Christian is to Christianity. Is that really that hard to understand?
The people doing this presentation were touching on the religious aspects of Physician Assisted Suicide. Basically, what major religions said about it.
And they listed, as separate religions:
And there I am in my seat, facepalming.
Muslim and Islam are not separate religions. A Muslim is someone who follows the religion of Islam. Just as a Christian is someone who follows the religion of Christianity. How can you not know that? How?
You'll be happy to hear that Islam and 'Muslim' both say the same thing about P.A.D. though. It's good when a religion can agree with itself.