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Mars Hill Forum #156
“A True Definition of Terms Equals Informed Choice”
“A Level Playing Field for All Ideas to be Heard Equally”
Collinsville Congregational Church, 7 South Street, Canton, CT
Sunday, February 12 2017, 3:00 p.m. All Welcome – $10.00 Donation at the Door
Islam and the Bible:
What are the Most Important Questions?
What is the nature of the Qur’an, and the nature of the Bible?
- Who is Allah and who is Yahweh Elohim?
- Who is Jesus in the Qur’an and in the Bible?
- How do Muhammad and Jesus compare between Islam and the Bible?
- What is the nature of politics in Islam and the Bible?
- What is jihad in Islam and holy war in the Bible?
- What is the nature and definition of peace in Islam and the Bible?
- What is the nature and definition of freedom in Islam and the Bible?
Presentations, then dialogue, by:
- John C. Rankin, M.Div., Th.M., M.Phil. and Ph.D. candidate (Political Theology), Theological Education Institute.
- Steven Blackburn, M.S., B.S.F.S., Ph.D. (Hebrew and Arabic Scriptures), Hartford Seminary.
- Moderator: Glenn Sunshine, M.A., M.A., Ph.D. (Early-Modern European History), Central Connecticut State University.
- Questions from the audience (a major portion).
Sponsored by Collinsville Congregational Church and the Theological Education Institute, International (www.teii.org)