Tagged: Islam

Examining Islam 1: Comparing abuses and scriptures

As part of my Religions of the World class at Fuller Theological Seminary, I am focusing on understanding Islam. One of the books I am reading is Ayoub’s A Muslim View of Christianity. I’m in the early chapters, and I am fuming a bit, which...

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Attempting to give Islam a fair hearing

As an agnostic who became a Christian in his early 20’s, then 10 years later left the faith for 8 years to explore other faith systems, I have a real appreciation for the wisdom and truth found in other faith systems – at least, Buddhism,...

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How to change the mind of non-radical Muslims

I was just listening to an interview with Robert Spencer on ACM. Spencer is the author of Arab Winter Comes to America: The Truth About the War We’re In. One of the questions I got to ask was ‘how do we reach the 75% of Muslims...

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Political and Missional Approaches to Islam

I have previously discussed what our approaches can and should be in addressing the spread of Islam in our country and world here: Dealing with Islam: Passive or Active Resistance? Five Responses to Islamofascism But this past weekend, I had a long talk with a...

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