The Problem of Evil – Islam’s Response

I wanted to share with you an excerpt from my fourth book, Islamic Law, Theology, and Practice. Every now and then, I get the question of how an All-Good, All-Knowing, All-Powerful God could allow the pain and suffering we observe in life. […]

My Favorite Current Events Books

As promised, here is the third in a series of book recommendations about various Islamic and ecumenical topics. Today, I will share with you my favorite Muslim Current Events books.

Muslims Making Music – “Make Me Strong”

This third post of Muslims Making Music features Sami Yusuf, another “classic” artist who pioneered the Islamic Nasheed genre. This particular video is my wife’s favorite because it is so soulful and therapeutic.

What is Creation For?

Here is another excerpt from my third book, Interfaith Dialogues and Debates. . . this question comes up every now and then in my classes, and you may find it interesting: “What is creation for? Is it just an experiment on God’s […]

Islamic Worldview and Ethics

I wanted to share with you an excerpt from my third book, Interfaith Dialogues and Debates. . . the questioner posed a series of short, incisive questions whose answers offer insight into the Islamic faith: Is there some problem Muslims have with […]

My Favorite Philosophy Books

As promised, here is the second in a series of book recommendations about various Islamic and ecumenical topics. Today, I will share with you my favorite Islamic Philosophy books.