Phil Parshall: The Cross and the Crescent Understanding the Muslim Heart and Mind

Erience f twenty six years working among Muslims in Bangladesh and the Philippines He compares and contrasts Islam with Christianity and sometimes this comparison doesn t show Christians in a very positive light There is a raw honesty especially in the chapter n suffering Parshall certainly doesn t avoid the tough issues but I would see this engagement with reality as a definite plus I can heartily recommend it Parshall s approach and treatment f Islam is horrible His messge is that he has a lot f Muslim friends and they are nice people He seems to believe that the best way to make inroads with Muslims is to befriend them But he has neglected the fact that the Koran forbids Muslims from being friends with dhimmi Jews and Christians Only liberal unfaithful Muslims r those with ulterior motives will engage Christians The Wallflower's Revenge or Jews as friendsHe has complete. Ffects andften doesn't affect their behavior Phil Parshall compares and contrasts Mu.

This is a thoughtful careful exploration f Christianity and Islam both their shared ualities theology and their sticky differences Written by a Christian it s inherently biased but even so I was impressed with Phil Parshall s clear respect for the Muslim people and faith having lived in two predominantly Muslim countries even as he holds unswervingly to following the crucified and risen Jesus The cross as he points ut is probably the most fundamental difference between the two religions This is a rich book and helped me better understand where these two faiths converge and diverge A personal sharing f bservations and stories about the differences and similarities between Christians and Muslims Written by a reflective if not skeptical author with tons Leaving Mother Lake: A Girlhood at the Edge of the World of experience and study This is a well written and very challenging book Parshall drawsn his exp. In this warm and personal book the author looks at what Muslims believe and how this

Ly ignored any serious treatment f Islamic theology And because he has been n the mission front with Muslims for 30 years this versight is without excuse An excellent analysis f the Islamic worldview from a Christian missionary who has lived among Muslims for Introductory Algebra: Models Concepts Skills over thirty years Parshall s credibility lies notnly in his long standing relationships with Muslims but in the way he Marriage After God: Chasing Boldly After God’s Purpose for Your Life Together openly discusses problems withing both the Islamic and Christian faith He compares and contrasts the beliefsf Muslims and Christians with little bias and leaves the responsibility f discernment to the reader Challenging and thought provoking hard hitting yet compassionate The Cross and the Crescent isa must read for those desiring not nly to understand the framework Blue Blood of Islam but the heart behind it This isne The Gollywhopper Games: Friend or Foe of the deep and informative booksn Islam Highly recommended. Slim and Christian views Parafilias (Spanish Edition) on the naturef God sacred scriptures worship sin and holine.

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