Islam

Our role in the war on terror

Islam
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 10/27/01, 12:00 am

How, then, should we live in this dangerous new world? Christians have a specific calling to fight spiritual wars through spiritual means. Only a few people act in terroristic ways, but all of us have terroristic thoughts. All of us, including Muslims, can repent and be saved, through God's grace.

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Islam for terrorists

Islam
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 10/27/01, 12:00 am

Now that we have looked at five positives of Islam, five key differences between it and Christianity, and five societal implications, let's dig a little deeper into the particular type of Islam that its terrorists embrace.

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Brutality and dictatorship: How Islam affects society

Islam
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 10/27/01, 12:00 am

These basic differences in theology have implications not only for individuals but for society as a whole. Let's look at five in particular.

Christianity by its very nature is about the one and the many, monotheism with a trinity. Muslims think there is a tension in holding firmly to both, and they are right. That tension has pushed Christians to build a society that emphasizes both unity and diversity and in that way reflects the Trinity.

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