The Religious Other: A Biblical Understanding of Islam, the Qur'an and Muhammad (Paperback)

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By Martin Accad (Editor), Jonathan Andrews (Editor)
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We live at a time when religious diversity has become a fact of life in our globalized societies. Yet Christian engagement with Muslims remains complex, complicated by fear, misunderstanding and a history fraught with political and cultural tensions. These essays, drawn from the 2018 and 2019 Middle East Consultations hosted by the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary's Institute of Middle East Studies, engage the need for a carefully developed theological understanding of Islam, its origins and its sacred text. Weaving together the work of christian scholars of Islam, the Bible, theology and missiology, along with the insights of ministry practitioners, this book combines scholarly exploration with pertinent ministry practice, offering a rich framework for the church to continue its conversation about its engagement with Muslim communities and its proclamation of Christ worldwide.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781783687909
ISBN-10: 1783687908
Publisher: Langham Global Library
Publication Date: December 31st, 2020
Pages: 552
Language: English