The muslim-christian dialogue is a unique event that is held every 2 years, hosted by the university of wollongong dubai christian fellowship club (cfc) and sponsored by gds knowledge consultants the event has been held 4 times in the past 8 years, and it is a special opportunity for the two faiths to come together. A muslim view of christianity: essays on dialogue by mahmoud ayoub ( maryknoll ny: orbis books, 2007), xviii+264 pp isbn: 978-1570756900 us $1825 christoph marcinkowski international institute of advanced islamic studies (iais) malaysia a muslim view of christianity features key texts on muslim–christian. Aug 2, 2008 despite these similarities, however, these two religions have significant differences which we need to be aware of, as true dialogue can be built only on nuanced understanding the understanding of god: muslims and christians worship the same god (allah, the arabic word for god, is also used by arab. The berlin exhibition jews, christians and muslims: scientific discourse in the middle ages 500–1500 shows the circuitous routes by which knowledge made its way around the medieval interfaith dialogue can only succeed if its actors stop fomenting value judgements from history essay by alexander goerlach more. Throughout the nearly fifteen centuries of muslim-christian encounter, individual adherents of both traditions often have lived peaceably with each other at the same time, muslim expansion into christian territories and christian imperialism in muslims lands have fostered fear and ill-will on both sides repercussions from.
Can there be dialogue between muslims and christians can we overcome the long history of antagonism between the two largest religious communities in the world, who occupy nearly sixty percent of believing humanity in the muslim- christian dialogue, 20 essays address these vital questions as they explore the. Georgetown · muslim-christian dialogue · theology · world religions · 2017aar · 2017mesa · 2018ctsa · 2018sce · award-winning · buildingbridges sin, forgiveness, and reconciliation: christian and muslim perspectives is a collection of essays and scripture passages studied at the 2014 building bridges seminar. That idea led me to reflect on a more general theme for this essay of the rhetoric of inter-religious dialogue, especially with respect to patterns of muslim participation initially, i came up with three modes of muslim-christian dialogue: conversational dialogues, didactic dialogues, and performative dialogues. Thus began my early steps in christian-muslim dialogue as i started as a new missionary (called a “fraternal worker”) on the staff of the newly founded christian study centre in rawalpindi, pakistan sometime later a younger scholar from the islamic research institute asked me if i would read and critique a paper about his.
For example, between neighbours, in schools and in our places of work - it can take place in both formal and informal settings in ireland, muslims and christians live on the same streets use the same shops, buses and schools normal life means that we come into daily contact with each other dialogue therefore, is not just. The al-alwani lectures feature current issues of muslim-christian dialogue, and are funded by the heritage trust, in honor of dr taha al-alwani. All visitors to oxford islamic studies online can access these essays, but related content links in previous features are available to subscribers only led to the formation of new institutions, including the secretariat for non-christian religions (later renamed the pontifical council for interreligious dialogue) at the vatican to.
Prayer: christian and muslim perspectives is a rich collection of essays, scriptural texts, and personal reflections featuring leading scholars analyzing the meaning and function of prayer within their traditions drawn from the 2011 building bridges seminar in doha, qatar, the essays in this volume explore. All the meetings between christians and muslims organized by the sub-unit on dialogue during the past twenty years have been documented in the wcc publication meeting in faith dialogue is not only conversation (dialogue of ideas) but is also an encounter between people (dialogue of life) it depends on mutual. Nov 9, 2014 in a muslim view of christianity: essays on dialogue (faith meets faith), mahmoud ayoub attempts to initiate, describe and model muslim/christian dialogue these collected lectures are meant as an honest appraisal of the history of muslim/christian dialogue, our commonalities, and our differences.