by Donald Hood
Published Tue, Jul 25th 2017, 16:20 | Religion
1888PressRelease - This book presents the Good News with respect and clarity;and explanations of Muslim beliefs that will assist in understanding the foundations of both Christianity and Islam. Included are a search for the Truth, mutual respect, prayers for support and charts comparing Jesus of the Bible and Isa of the Quran. Also included are comparisons of Biblical and Quranic scriptures.
Houston, TX - Kirkus Review notes: "The author's command of the relevant scriptural material and scholarly commentaries is extraordinary, and this study functions as a handy reference guide for readers looking to compare the Bible and the Quran, point by point". The Kirkus Review continues," The author also examines the Quran and its foundational beliefs, which simply contradict the Bible's claim to ultimate authority.
The Kirkus Review continues: A comparative study of Christianity and Islam that seeks to spell out terms of reconciliation between the two religions. He discovered many similarities and points of intersection, particularly in the religions' authoritative scriptures. However, he also noted a considerable doctrinal divide, and that their interpretations of the conditions for salvation are mutually exclusive".
The book contains several unique chapters whose purpose is to assist Muslims that seek to convert from Islam to Christianity. These include chapters on Beliefs Essential to the Christian Faith, The Person & Work of the Holy Spirit-The third person of the Trinity, Judaism's Foundational Beliefs and Prayers of Freedom and Declarations of faith.
The book is both accessible to the laity, who want to learn about Islam as well as Seminary students and staff who wish to better understand Islam, with a desire to share the Christian Faith with Muslims.