My next Blogging Theology video (out tomorrow, Wednesday) will feature important academic research into Salafism in the UK, particularly Salafi Muslim women. Are they hapless victims of a fanatical version of Islam? Do they support Jihadist extremism? I explore recent… Read More ›
I’m on twitter and I came across a shocking bit of news concerning Dr Yasir Qadhi, the well known Islamic theologian and popular US lecturer. You may know that he has upset many salafis in recent years. Educated in Saudi… Read More ›
I briefly discuss: The Historical Figure of Jesus – by E. P. Sanders. The Making of a Salafi Muslim Woman: Paths to Conversion – by Anabel Inge. Slavery and Islam – by Jonathan A.C. Brown
Section on New Testament Christology, with a few words to salafi critics of Dr Tim Winter and my reading of his work.
‘Empirical research suggests that Muslim veiling in the United Kingdom is largely a personal choice, and this study indicates that Salafi niqab-wearing is no different. In fact, far from being forced by their families to cover up, I discovered that… Read More ›