Christian-Muslim relations

  • August 19, 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.

  • August 19, 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?

  • August 9, 2013

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

  • May 8, 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.

  • February 11, 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."

  • December 1, 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?

  • November 9, 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.

  • January 29, 2011

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

  • January 13, 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.

  • November 28, 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.