The Christian Century - Muslims http://www.christiancentury.org/taxonomy/term/594/0 en On the Muslim Question, by Anne Norton http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2013-04/muslim-question-anne-norton <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>The “Jewish question” was long a topic of concern in post-Enlightenment political thought. Jews were the unassimilated other that called into question the impartiality, universal rationality and secularism of modern political theory and practice.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2013-04/muslim-question-anne-norton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2013-04/muslim-question-anne-norton#comments Islam Muslims Wed, 08 May 2013 05:00:00 +0000 Steven Young 23469 at http://www.christiancentury.org "Detroit is right next to Dearborn" http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2011-11/detroit-right-next-dearborn <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>TLC has a new reality show about American Muslims, set in Dearborn, Michigan. American Muslim Aman Ali has a spirited response.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2011-11/detroit-right-next-dearborn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2011-11/detroit-right-next-dearborn#comments all-american muslim aman ali American Muslims dearborn Islam Muslims reality TV tlc Wed, 16 Nov 2011 06:00:00 +0000 Steve Thorngate 17305 at http://www.christiancentury.org Holy wars http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2011-06/holy-wars <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p><em>The Crusades, c.1071-c.1291</em> (Cambridge Medieval Textbooks), by Jean Richard, translated by Jean Birrell<br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2011-06/holy-wars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2011-06/holy-wars#comments Christians Crusades cultural clash holy wars Muslims Wed, 22 Nov 2000 06:00:00 +0000 Kevin Madigan 15090 at http://www.christiancentury.org Clash of cultures? http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2010-11/clash-cultures <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>What happens when an anthropologist who happens to be a Pakistani, a former diplomat and a member of the Incident Man­agement Team of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security shows up at 100 American mosques armed with questionnaires and a few white student research assistants? For the most part, nothing very controversial.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2010-11/clash-cultures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2010-11/clash-cultures#comments Islam Muslims religious tolerance Wed, 17 Nov 2010 06:00:00 +0000 Edward E. Curtis IV 12177 at http://www.christiancentury.org God is love http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-10/god-love <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>What do Christians mean when they say that God is love? How do we answer that question in a dialogue between Muslims and Christians, which is to say, in a tension-filled intellectual space of wrestling to understand and articulate our similarities and differences with regard to what it means to love God and neighbor?</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-10/god-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-10/god-love#comments interfaith dialogue Islam love of God Muslims Wed, 27 Oct 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Miroslav Volf 11917 at http://www.christiancentury.org On the fault line http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-10/fault-line <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>Nigeria is Africa's most populous nation, and nearly half of its people are Christians. They are often in conflict, sometimes violent conflict, with Muslims.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-10/fault-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-10/fault-line#comments Islam Muslims Nigeria religious violence Tue, 26 Oct 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Eliza Griswold 11914 at http://www.christiancentury.org Our so-called conversation about the Juan Williams firing http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2010-10/our-so-called-conversation-about-juan-williams-firing <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>Some of the best coverage of the firing of National Public Radio news analyst Juan Williams has been NPR's own. But the broader conversation has quickly become a chorus of ridiculousness.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2010-10/our-so-called-conversation-about-juan-williams-firing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2010-10/our-so-called-conversation-about-juan-williams-firing#comments Fox News Islam islamophobia journalism Juan Williams Muslims national public radio npr Fri, 22 Oct 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Adam J. Copeland 11978 at http://www.christiancentury.org Tackling intolerance http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-09/tackling-intolerance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>I travel to the Middle East at least once each year, often visiting multiple countries. I belong to an evangelical-Muslim discussion group which meets annually, and the participants include pious, brilliant, generous Muslim scholars whom I count as my friends. When a topic like "Islamophobic America" comes up, I share intense personal e-mails with them. But I came away from my trip to the Middle East this past summer with some new concerns.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-09/tackling-intolerance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-09/tackling-intolerance#comments interfaith intolerance Islam islamophobia Muslims religious violence Mon, 04 Oct 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Gary M. Burge 11777 at http://www.christiancentury.org From other to friend http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2010-09/other-friend <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>Amy Frykholm <a href="/blogs/archive/2010-09/muhammad-musri-peacemaker">posted</a> yesterday about Muhammad Musri, the Muslim leader who met with Terry Jones and helped defuse last week's Qur'an-burning situation. If more Christians and Muslims knew one another personally, the whole furor may not have occurred in the first place. </p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2010-09/other-friend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2010-09/other-friend#comments interfaith dialogue Islam islamophobia muhammad musri Muslims Wed, 15 Sep 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Adam J. Copeland 11600 at http://www.christiancentury.org Prominent faith leaders denounce Islamophobia http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-09/prominent-faith-leaders-denounce-islamophobia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd field-item-first"> <p>WASHINGTON (RNS) Three dozen faith leaders Tuesday (Sept. 7) issued a declaration denouncing anti-Muslim bigotry as the nation prepares to mark the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks at a time of inflamed religious tensions. <br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-09/prominent-faith-leaders-denounce-islamophobia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.christiancentury.org/article/2010-09/prominent-faith-leaders-denounce-islamophobia#comments david saperstein Islam islamophobia Muslims Richard Cizik Wed, 08 Sep 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Adelle M. Banks 11562 at http://www.christiancentury.org