Islam

Saladin’s men

Religion | An alarming song prompts an odd response from the press
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 5/17/19, 03:56 pm

Six miles from where I sit a school is teaching Arabic-speaking children to sing the following song, hand motions and all:

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Something to stand on

Religion | An Englishman tries to embrace Islam and the West
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 4/30/19, 09:57 am

You’ve probably heard the Mark Twain quote: “When I was a boy of fourteen my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he’d learned in seven years.”

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God in three Persons

Islam | Don’t compromise the gospel when witnessing to Muslims
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 7/19/18, 03:31 pm

Inside the Dome of the Rock, Caliph Abd al-Malik’s seventh-century Muslim shrine in Old City Jerusalem, if you crane your neck and study the ceiling, you will read a circular 730-foot-long ribbon of Arabic words with a message to Christians: “The Messiah, Jesus son of Mary, was only a messenger of God. … So believe in God and his messengers, and say not ‘Three’. … God is only One God. Far be it removed from his transcendent majesty that he should have a son.”

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