Category - Christian-Muslim relations

  • 19 Aug 2013
    Religious buildings can be, and usually are, regarded in a very 'tribal' and territorial way. Yet at its heart, the religious impulse (if it is to be saved from the destruction its distortion can so easily produce) is about discovering the universality of the divine in the midst of our particularities.

  • 19 Aug 2013

    How can Christians and Muslims build closer relationships in the face of pressures from within and without their different communities, and in a world where religiously sanctioned conflict is often given high profile in the media?

  • 9 Aug 2013

    British Christian denominations are passing on greetings to the Muslim Community today, on the feast of 'Id ul-Fitr (Eid).

  • 8 May 2012

    A recent London discussion of Christian-Muslim relations illustrated in an enlivening way the need for developing conversation and exchange to take place at a number of levels, says Dr Harry Hagopian. Intellectuals and theologians can set the tone on key issues, but Christians and Muslims alike have a responsibility in communal, political and inter-prersonal engagements to deal truthfully, to confront prejudices, to speak out against faith-based discrimination and to tackle the roots of extremism wherever they are found.

  • 11 Feb 2012

    Anglican leaders from across Africa have made an emotional plea to Muslim faith leaders to stand with them in opposition to the "tragic violence that is destroying our communities."

  • 1 Dec 2011

    What are the different accounts of salvation given in Christian and Muslim thinking? What is involved in forgiveness? What do Christians mean when they speak of atonement through Christ?

  • 9 Nov 2011

    The chair of the Communion of Churches in Indonesia says that the country's religious leaders have a common aim in promoting tolerance and harmony.

  • 29 Jan 2011

    A keynote seminar discussing multiculturalism in Scotland, the Islamic faith and Muslims, has been held by the Church of Scotland and PROCMURA.

  • 13 Jan 2011

    The General Secretary of the World Council of Churches has met with leaders of the World Islamic Call Society to discuss Christian-Muslim dialogue.

  • 28 Nov 2010

    A European Islam needs to develop for a meaningful dialogue to take place on the continent, the new leader of Germany's 24 million Protestants says.