Tag: Islam

Susan Cangurel, from Madison, Wisconsin, but living in El Paso, Texas, is sharing her new knowledge about Islam in local deepenings and in dialogue with her Muslim husband, who found that he was learning as well–so much so that he …

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Barbara Henes of Germantown, Wisconsin, has taken Wilmette Institute deepening-and-dialogue courses on Hinduism, Islam, and Buddhism, as well as one on the Jewish Tanakh, and has learned how to approach seekers from other religions more effectively. I think I mentioned …

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Sandra Peterson of Chelsea, Michigan, discovered the depth of the Qur’an from the course Exploring the Qur’an: I am amazed by the depth and nature of the Qur’an. I did not realize that it was such a beautiful piece of literature, …

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Jane Kazeem of Suisun City, California, has gained confidence for discussing the Baha’i Faith with Muslims and  Islam with Christians: I have suspected for a while that teaching someone is sometimes easier if you begin with their Holy Book. . . …

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The forum for the Wilmette Institute course Islam for Deepening and Dialogue mentioned the 1976 film The Message, which explores the life of the Prophet Muhammad and early events in Islam. It can be accessed on YouTube at http://tinyurl.com/3kj7euz. The film does not show Muhammad …

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Rosemary Ryan, San Diego, California, had her understanding of the Baha’i Faith, Baha’i scholarship, religion in general, and interfaith dialogue transformed by taking Islam for Deepening and Dialogue: I was really overwhelmed by the depth of the readings that we …

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Mark Reddy of Durango, Colorado, found that Islam for Deepening and Dialogue helped him understand and defend Islam and read the Baha’i writings with greater comprehension. One of the richest parts of the course [on Islam] was the discussion via postings. I …

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