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What Is Islam?

Chawkat Moucarry D. A. Carson

144 pages
Lexham Press
How to love your Muslim neighbor.
Islam is the second--most popular and fastest--growing religion in the world. Islam and Christianity share some common commitments, but there are crucial differences. However, the greatest barrier to dialogue is that Christians and Muslims often misunderstand each other. Do you understand Islam?
In What Is Islam?, Chawkat Moucarry compares the teachings of Islam and Christianity on the most essential issues, such as the Bible, God, Jesus, sin and forgiveness, Muhammad, and God's kingdom. Moreover, Moucarry dispels the many myths and misconceptions that both religions hold about the other, paving the way for charitable discussion. Understand how the gospel is good news for everyone.
The Questions for Restless Minds series applies God's word to today's issues. Each short book faces tough questions honestly and clearly, so you can think wisely, act with conviction, and become more like Christ.
Author Bio
Chawkat Moucarry is director for interfaith relations at World Vision and former lecturer in Islamic studies at All Nations Christian College. He is the author of Faith to Faith: Christianity and Islam in Dialogue and The Prophet and the Messiah: An Arab Christian's Perspective on Islam and Christianity.
D. A. Carson is the series editor of Questions for Restless Minds. He is professor emeritus of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, cofounder of The Gospel Coalition, and author of numerous books, including The God Who Is There: Finding Your Place in God's Story.