Ns in a very positive light There is a raw
Honesty Especially In The Chapter On Suffering Parshall Certainly Doesn especially in the chapter on suffering Parshall certainly doesn avoid the tough issues but I would see this ngagement with reality as a definite plus I can heartily recommend it An xcellent analysis of the Islamic worldview from a Christian missionary who has lived among Muslims for over thirty years Parshall s credibility lies not only in his long standing relationships with Muslims but in the way He Openly Discusses Problems openly discusses problems both the Islamic and Christian faith He compares and contrasts the beliefs of Muslims and Christians with little bias and leaves the responsibility of discernment to the reader Challenging and thought provoking the responsibility of discernment to the reader Challenging and thought provoking hitting yet compassionate The Cross and the Crescent isa must read for those desiring not only to understand the framework of Islam but the heart behind it. Slim and Christian views on the nature of God sacred scriptures worship sin and holine. A personal sharing of observations and stories about the differences and between
and Muslims Written by a reflective if not skeptical author with tons xperience and study Parshall s approach reflective if not skeptical author with tons of Blood Runs Green experience and study Parshall s approach treatment of Islam is horrible His messge is that he has a lot of 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 or those with ulterior motives willngage Christians or Jews as friendsHe has completely ignored any serious treatment of Islamic theology And because he has been on the mission front with Muslims for 30 years this oversight is without xcuse This is one of the deep and informative books on Islam High. In this warm and personal book the author looks at what Muslims believe and how this .
Christians and Muslims Written by a reflective if not author with tons
Free read The Cross and the Crescent Understanding the Muslim Heart and Mind.
Ly recommended This is a thoughtful
Careful Exploration Of Christianityexploration of Christianity Islam both their shared ualities theology and their sticky differences Written by a Christian it s inherently biased but ven so I was impressed with Phil Parshall s clear respect for the Muslim people and faith having lived in two predominantly Muslim countries ven as he holds unswervingly to following the crucified and risen Jesus The cross as he points out 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 This is a well written AND VERY CHALLENGING BOOK PARSHALL DRAWS ON HIS EXPERIENCE very challenging book Parshall draws on his xperience 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 Christia. Ffects and often doesn't affect their behavior Phil Parshall compares and contrasts Mu.