Sinéad O'Connor Converts to Islam, Changes Name to Shuhada Davitt
Her newly chosen name means "martyrs" in Arabic.
She revealed the name change on Twitter, along with a number of posts and photos that show her sudden religious conversion. Her new profile picture, meanwhile, features a Nike logo with the slogan: "Wear a Hijab / Just do it."
See her most recent string of tweets below.
Here is my 1st attempt at singing the Azan. I got some pronouncition wrong because emotions took me from my page... but there'll be hundreds of others onstage to come ... https://t.co/vDFyheqOOc— Shuhada' Davitt (@MagdaDavitt77) October 19, 2018
I should have said the Q'raan CONFIRMS previous scriptures Except where it points out illegal— Shuhada' Davitt (@MagdaDavitt77) October 25, 2018
alterations in those scriptures. Made by those who did not submit themselves as they ought have, to God. Who by the way never gets any royalties when people buy the Bible
Once I've practiced the Azan a hundred times I promise I'll sing it much better than the one I've— Shuhada' Davitt (@MagdaDavitt77) October 25, 2018
"So how will it be for you when we bring from every nation a witness?"— Shuhada' Davitt (@MagdaDavitt77) October 25, 2018
I keep getting the Arabic words wrong!! I'm so sorry!! I'll get them right eventually. In sha Allah https://t.co/DVzkDcjuJU— Shuhada' Davitt (@MagdaDavitt77) October 25, 2018
Thank you so much to all my Muslim brothers and sisters who have been so kind as to welcome me to Ummah today on this page. You can't begin to imagine how much your tenderness means to me ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️— Shuhada' Davitt (@MagdaDavitt77) October 25, 2018