TH391 Introduction to Islam


Teacher: Joe Holden
Credits: 2
Required Textbook (purchased separately):
Unveiling Islam by Caner and Caner
Fulfills: General Elective or Christian Apologetics Emphasis


The course will consist of an examination and evaluation of the religion of Islam. Emphasis will be given to understanding its development, theology, and worldview by comparing it to core Christian doctrines with a view to developing a skillful evangelistic approach to sharing the gospel. In addition, attention will be given to understanding the resurgence and growth of Islam in the 20th century, archeology, and developing practical approaches in communication across cultural lines.