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Author Building Bridges Seminar (10th : 2011 : Qatar)

Title Prayer : Christian and Muslim perspectives : a record of the tenth Building Bridges Seminar, convened by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, May 17-19, 2011 / edited by David Marshall and Lucinda Mosher
Published Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, [2013]


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 210 pages)
Contents Lived prayer : some examples from the Christian tradition / Michael Plekon -- A Qur'ānic theology of prayer / Reza Shah-Kazemi -- Muslim prayer in practice / M. Dheen Mohamed -- Christian prayer in practice / Philip Sheldrake -- A Muslim response to Christian prayer / Caner Dagli -- A Christian perspective on Muslim prayer / Daniel A. Madigan -- Response / Rowan Williams -- The Lord's prayer / Susan Eastman -- Al-Fātiḥa / Rkia Elraoui Cornell -- Prayer in the spirit in Romans 8 Philip Seddon -- In reverence of the almighty: understanding prayer and worship in Qur'ān 3:190-194 and 29:45 / Asma Afsaruddin -- Learning to pray with and in the Christian tradition: personal reflections / Lucy Gardner -- Learning to pray as a Muslim: the foundational stage / Ibrahim Mogra -- Growing in prayer as a Christian / Timothy Wright -- Growth in prayer as a Muslim: reflections and lessons of a struggler / Timothy J. Gianotti -- Conversations in Qatar / Lucinda Mosher
Summary Prayer: Christian and Muslim Perspectives is a rich collection of essays, scriptural texts, and personal reflections featuring leading scholars analyzing the meaning and function of prayer within their traditions. Drawn from the 2011 Building Bridges seminar in Doha, Qatar, the essays in this volume explore the devotional practices of each tradition and how these practices are taught and learned. Relevant texts are included, with commentary, as are personal reflections on prayer by each of the seminar participants. The volume also contains a Christian reflection on Islamic prayer and a Muslim
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Islam -- Relations -- Christianity -- Congresses
Christianity and other religions -- Islam -- Congresses
Prayer -- Christianity -- Congresses
Prayer -- Islam -- Congresses
RELIGION -- Christian Life -- General.
RELIGION -- General.
Interfaith relations
Prayer -- Christianity
Prayer -- Islam
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Marshall, David
Mosher, Lucinda
ISBN 9781626160248