They are posted not as a comprehensive treatise on Islam but as helpful advice for those looking for answers and guidance.Links and Resources on Islam Throughout the following sections a variety of recommended links and resources for further information about Islam will be provided.Among our most prominent scholars who developed the study of Islam at Hartford Seminary was Duncan Black Macdonald, in whose honor the Duncan Black Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations would later be named.As Islam continues to play an increasingly prominent role in American religious life with estimates of the numbers of Muslim Americans ranging from 4 to 8 million while steadily growing, as well as the world becoming closer due to globalization, new modes of transportation, and instant communication the need for mutual understanding has become ever more crucial.You've just got to be sort of practical".' The 70-year-old former Cronulla Sharks chaplain, who has been a Baptist minister since 1980, said the attacks on Christians by Muslims appeared to be a recent phenomenon in Sydney, with four attacks in six months.'You can't blame all the Muslim people, they just want to live as peacefully as they can,' he said.'You do tend to get younger fellas who, they might not know quite where they belong anymore and they sort of react like this.'NSW Police have confirmed that are investigating an 'alleged religiously-motivated' attack on a Sydney train by an 'unknown' number of males.'The incident has prompted police to remind the community that any bias-motivated crime will not be tolerated,' they said in a statement.'The NSW Police Force takes all reports seriously and those who are found to commit such offences will be dealt with appropriately before the courts.'Mike said five transit officers were present during the alleged assault but none of them intervened on the Waratah train which had CCTV cameras.However, Sydney Trains said its transport officers were not authorised to intervene in assaults.They have been compiled in this section for convenience.
Hartford Seminary pioneered efforts in the late 1800s to dedicating the first of its kind programs to the study of the Arabic language and the Islamic tradition.
Prosecutors in Egypt have dropped a case against a Muslim mob that allegedly stripped an elderly woman naked and paraded her in the streets in central Minya province.
The prosecutors cited lack of sufficient evidence as the reason to drop the case.
Two female teenagers, who he said were of Arabic appearance, also allegedly hit his girlfriend.'I have a child.
I was thinking about her when I was getting attacked,' Mike said.'I thought I was going to die.