Egypt's First 'Official' Christian Convert Quits, Returns to Islam
After years of harassment and imprisonment, Mohamed Hegazy abandons his unprecedented legal quest.
Egypt's First 'Official' Christian Convert Quits, Returns to Islam. But after nine years of harassment, imprisonment, and torture, last week Hegazy publicly declared his return to Islam.
Christians to Science: Leave Our Bodies How God Made Them
Pew examines how US religious groups feel about the ways that biomedicine can enhance human abilities.
“All of the Abrahamic faiths—Judaism, Christianity and Islam—share the belief that men and women have been created, to some extent, in God's image,” wrote David Masci in an
9 Ways We Can Counter Radical Islam
Countering extremism will require a thoughtful effort.
Apr 21, 2016. Thinkers. 9 Ways We Can Counter Radical Islam. 9 Ways We Can Counter Radical Islam. Today she brings her thoughts on countering radical Islam.
New & Noteworthy Books
Compiled by Matt Reynolds
No God But One: Allah or Jesus?: A Former Muslim Investigates the Evidence for Islam and Christianity. Nabeel Qureshi (Zondervan). Qureshi, a young
Developing a Missional Response to Seismic Shifts in the Church
It’s time to stop holding on to yesteryear and start looking for ways to introduce Jesus to our dark world.
As a result, they do not start with a negative bias against Christianity! Instead, they are seeing Christianity on the same level playing field as Islam, Buddhism, or New Age.
Where Evangelicals Stand on Transgender Morality
LifeWay Research looks at how Americans feel about changing genders.
Only about a quarter of Catholics (26%), a third of those in non-Christian faiths such as Judaism or Islam (35%), and a fifth of the nonreligious (20%) say identifying with a different
Malaysia Rules Muslim Man Can Convert to Christianity
Judge's landmark decision offers hope to Malay Christians amid Bible seizures and 'Allah' bans.
0; tweet; share; email; print. In a landmark ruling last week, a Malaysian court upheld the rights of a Christian to convert from Islam. The judgment establishes
Weekend Edition—April 29, 2016
Jesus' skin color, religion in school, hiring mistakes, and more!
Good words on the balance needed in public school settings. What do you say about Islam when you teach on world religions? How do you assess Islam's place in history?
Nigerian State Proposes Banning Preaching Without a License
An “obnoxious” bill would require pastors to procure an annual permit and ban playing evangelical tapes and CDs in public.
religion as commanded by the Lord Jesus.”. Nigeria's population is split between Christianity and Islam. Social hostilities surrounding religion are very
Gleanings: October 2016
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our October issue).
lawsuit. The college joined a suit brought by a former University of Virginia student. Egypt: First 'official' Christian convert reverts to Islam. After nearly