Tag Archives: Islam
Between Naivety And Hostility: Uncovering the Best Christian Responses to Islam in Britain
Authentic Media 2011
Edited by Steve Bell, Colin Chapman
Paperback. 304 pages.
On April 18th 2007, three employees of a Christian publishing firm were savagely tortured and murdered by five young Sunni Muslims.… Read more
The Jews of Jesus’s day believed that the God of Israel was unique, unlike any other thing. There was an infinite, impassable gulf between God and His creation. “Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and wit all your understanding” (Deut 6v4, or the Shema).… Read more
Perhaps the oddest feature of New Atheism is its tendency to be shaped by the movements that it implacably opposes. One reason that New Atheist literature rose to prominence was that it offered a radical response to Islamism. This is the view found among some Muslim groups that true religion and a secular society must always be at war.