Inside Islam: A Guide for Catholics
Inside Islam: A Guide for Catholics utilizes a popular question-and-answer format so that all Catholics - both the theological novice and the well-catechized - can learn the basics of Islam. Co-authors Robert Spencer and Daniel Ali, a convert from Islam, give you a solid understanding of Islam’s unique teachings including:
- The Islamic view of God
- The role of Jesus in Islamic theology
- Islam’s controversial theology of jihad, or “holy war”
- Why Islam’s strong beliefs are so attractive to secularized Western societies
- The role of women in Islam
Inside Islam is an essential resource for anyone who wants to know more about this historic religion from the Middle East. After reading this book, you will have a better understanding of the issues discussed every day in the news.
Submitted on 06-25-2012 S. Wolpiuk
Question and answer format gives basic understanding of most important issues in clear and concise way. Points out in detailed format major differences between Christianity and Islam by someone who’s been a follower in the past. Strongly recommend for any Christian who wants to expand their religious horizons.
Submitted on 01-11-2010 Anonymous
Given the attentive circumstances in the world today, this book is a valuable instrument of clarity on many issues and questions that Christians and Non- Christians alike could benefit greatly from.
If you are Catholic, you would be shortchanging yourself by not reading this.
If you are not Catholic, you will not be shortchanged by reading this book.
I would not hesitate a moment to highly recommend this book for anyone to read. It is not malicious, it is written in a very practical and respectful fashion that follows a logical analysis of available doctrine and historical facts with references.