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This book is very informative, once you work your way past the obvious attempts at indoctrination and male centric writing style I m thinking there are probably better books for getting the Muslim message across to western audiences, but this has still given me a good idea of what parts of Islam are actually in the Quran, and what practices have only been adopted as a part of Middle Eastern culture Violence is not something recommended in the Quran, and women are not told they shouldn t leave This book is very informative, once you work your way past the obvious attempts at indoctrination and male centric writing style I m thinking there are probably better books for getting the Muslim message across to western audiences, but this has still given me a good idea of what parts of Islam are actually in the Quran, and what practices have only been adopted as a part of Middle Eastern culture Violence is not something recommended in the Quran, and women are not told they shouldn t leave the house or that they should cover their faces, or that they cannot work All of these appear to only be characteristics of Saudi Afghani cultures and their interpretation of Islam Islam is one of today s major religions and one of the most misunderstood, even by its followers As the Bible is taken out of context and misquoted by many Christians so is Islam by Muslims This small book attempts to explain the the concepts and beliefs of Islam. This book was very informative in a way that makes me think many non muslim people could benefit from reading it Tawfiq had a way of explaining some of the beliefs and practices of Islam in a way that equated the thought behind certain actions to westernized thoughts and actions, making it very insightful to understand A quick read mainly about the five pillars of Islam can open up the eyes to prejudiced minded folk who need to realize Islam is nothing to fear Definitely happy I read this a This book was very informative in a way that makes me think many non muslim people could benefit from reading it Tawfiq had a way of explaining some of the beliefs and practices of Islam in a way that equated the thought behind certain actions to westernized thoughts and actions, making it very insightful to understand A quick read mainly about the five pillars of Islam can open up the eyes to prejudiced minded folk who need to realize Islam is nothing to fear Definitely happy I read this and looking forward to readingof Tawfiq s books soon As a Christian, it was very helpful and informative The author wrote in a way that was easily understood and used great examples and analogies I appreciate that he explained without going too greatly into details that aren t absolutely necessary I liked seeing the similarities between my beliefs and those of Muslims I also liked that the book was never preachy and I never felt like the author was trying to get me to become Muslim or put down any other religion. (Epub) È Understanding Islam: A Primer ⚞ Islam is studied and discussed today on a scale never before witnessed Yet to what extent is Islam truly understood in the West And what is driving its rapid growth The world s second largest religion, with a faithful of somebillion, is spreading fast, with a surprisingly high rate of conversion in Western countries In Understanding Islam, Idris Tawfiq explores the Islamic faith from a unique perspective that of Roman Catholic priest turned Muslim scholar In an engaging style, the core tenets of this widely misunderstood religion are laid out The author draws widely on recent cultural phenomena in the West to examine the wider role of religion in an increasingly secular region of the world from Ridley Scott s film Kingdom of Heaven to the display of public grief at the death of Diana, Princess of Wales inTawfiq illustrates the many and various and unexpected prisms through which Islam can be observed Tawfiq argues that Islam, far from contributing to any clash of civilizations, serves to embody spiritual enlightenment and tolerance, enabling Muslims and non believers to live in a state of mutual understanding Understanding Islam is concerned with one of the most pressing issues of our time To Kill a Nudist-Book III of the Nudist Series with a faithful of somebillion Adkar is spreading fast Joe Smith (Jobless in January, with a surprisingly high rate of conversion in Western countries In Understanding Islam Cruel Enchantment (Dark Magick, Idris Tawfiq explores the Islamic faith from a unique perspective that of Roman Catholic priest turned Muslim scholar In an engaging style My Cherished Enemy the core tenets of this widely misunderstood religion are laid out The author draws widely on recent cultural phenomena in the West to examine the wider role of religion in an increasingly secular region of the world from Ridley Scott s film Kingdom of Heaven to the display of public grief at the death of Diana The Scholomance Princess of Wales inTawfiq illustrates the many and various and unexpected prisms through which Islam can be observed Tawfiq argues that Islam Hairy Charlie and the Frog far from contributing to any clash of civilizations Game Time serves to embody spiritual enlightenment and tolerance Nowhere Girl (Dolly Fiction, enabling Muslims and non believers to live in a state of mutual understanding Understanding Islam is concerned with one of the most pressing issues of our time