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Athena Gorospe Interviewed

Athena Gorospe (LeaderStudies; 2017 ScholarLeader of the Year) loves the Old Testament because it directly confronts bondage, oppression, violence, and exploitation – the same evils we fight today. Crux Sola Blog recently featured an interview with her as one of 30 Old Testament Bible Scholars to read and follow. She teaches at Asian Theological Seminary

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Kei Hiramatsu Defends Dissertation

Kei Hiramatsu (LeaderStudies) successfully defended his dissertation after pandemic-related setbacks. Praise God! Please pray for Kei and his family as they return home to Japan. Pray for their three children especially because they have not lived in Japan before.

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New Books

The Quran with Christian Commentary

Our second October book of the month is The Quran with Christian Commentary by Gordon Nickel. It offers an English translation of the Quran, notes discussing specific passages, and articles by experts, including one by Ayman S. Ibrahim (LeaderStudies) on violence in the Quran.

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New Books

Why the Church?

Our first October book of the month is Why the Church? A Contemporary Perspective on the Role of the Church in the Arab World. It includes articles in Arabic by Yohanna Katanacho (LeaderStudies; 2019 ScholarLeader of the Year), Salim Munayer (LeaderStudies; 2009 ScholarLeader of the Year), and Rula Mansour (Women’s PeerLeader Forum).

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Daniel Dama Publishes Article

We celebrate with Daniel Dama (LeaderStudies), who published an article that distinguishes the Western peace-building model, focused on conferences, lectures, and resolutions, from the African model, focused on community and kinship. He advocates for using the African model to build interfaith peace.

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