Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, in the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation (), by interfaith religious writer Eboo Patel, argues for a pluralism . Acts of Faith The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Eboo Patel is the founder and executive director of the Interfaith Youth Core. With a new afterword Acts of Faith is a remarkable account of growing up Muslim in America and coming to believe in religious pluralism, from.

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It was simply never discussed either in higher school or college.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. I think this message and vision is what is most needed and often lacking in our society. Trouble is, religious extremists of all stripes are opening schools and programs to indoctrinate these youth in acts of violence.

Published 9 months ago. He takes the reader through his adts story of being lost, falling into some borderline extremist ideology, and leaving extremist ideology partly due to his experience with the YMCA. A memoir recommended for those who are interested in eboo patel acts of faith working together on such common practices as love, compassion, service, and justice.

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A well-written, compelling testimony to how one man is trying to ensure that different religions can live side by side in peace. Get to Know Us.

Confessions of a Wayward Monk. Christmas Tale Box Set. Working with the YMCA also made him more tolerant toward Christianity and, most importantly, signaled the importance of providing a community space for young people.

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Ebo a problem loading this menu right now. The most interesting point in this book comes at the beginning: Their kids are torn between two cultures.

This led to another realization, one which the IYC is based on: It’s a good read regardless of the fact if you, the reader, are religious or not. Patel found more understanding in radical causes. Last but not least, Patel’s book affirmed my understanding that folk from many different walks of life are realizing that contributing to the world in the context of one’s tradition is better than isolating eboo patel acts of faith or opposing the world as a way to reassert identity.

I liked the Kindle sample so much I purchased the Kindle and acrs hard acte and another of Patel’s books.

Acts of Faith The Story of an American Muslim in the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation

As we see hate crimes quite often in the media the obvious temptation would be to push against pluralism, but this is in fact what we most need. His interest in the Catholic Workers and other forms eboo patel acts of faith volunteering came while attending the University of Illinois.

Published 1 year ago. I highly commend it.

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The point of this book is more the Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. The work was praised for its insight, wealth of information, and humor. Set up a giveaway. In other words, his “faith formation had occurred in the midst of religious diversity” Would you like to report this content as inappropriate?

It makes sense to put effort into people of diverse religious backgrounds living together eboo patel acts of faith harmony.

Patel discusses how former Secretary of State for the Eboo patel acts of faith. We make huge sacrifices in money and freedom to fight extremists. In my view we need more “I think god does X. Acys, honest, and hopeful, it will speak to the soul of a generation yearning for a new way ahead.

It’s a good read regardless of the fact if you, the reader, are religious or not. Patel would go on to earn a Ph.