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Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota | Case Studies, Discussion Guide, Essays, Reflections Jun 30th, 2017

My Neighbor is Muslim: Exploring the Muslim Faith

The book is a useful educational tool, not only for non?Muslims but also Muslims, to bridge between the Muslim community and Christian community in the USA. In addition, the book is a summary of understanding about basic foundations of Islam and the Muslim faith.

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Clinton Bennett | Article Jan 1st, 2016

Christian-Muslim Relations in the USA Post 9/11

Chapter on Christian-Muslim relations in USA post 9/11 including reference to Alliance of Baptists. Outlines development of formal mechanisms for dialogue between NCC, member communions, the Catholic Bishops Conference and Islamic organizations. Stresses shared values and commitment to serving others against backdrop of tendency to conflate "Muslim" and "terrorist."

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Waging Peace: Doing Justice Through BDS Program

The three purposes of this gathering are to Learn about the philosophic foundation of BDS, discern what you and your church can do by using BDS strategies, and Act by networking to participate in these efforts.

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Peace Primer II: Quotes from Jewish, Christian, Islamic Scripture & Tradition

*The "free download" link takes you to a page where the book can be purchased for $13 USD* It is common today to hear the claim that we are engaged in "a clash of cultures." The first step in addressing conflict is for all parties to listen to each other. That is the goal of this publication: to allow Christians, Muslims and Jews to listen to each other's scripture and tradition, particularly to hear what each has to say about seeking justice, pursuing peace and working for reconciliation. Paperback, 77 pages