(The Origins, Evolution and Future of Islam)
by Reza Aslan
‘Fundamentalism, in all religious traditions, is impervious to suppression. The more one tries to squelch it, the stronger it becomes. 753 ord igjen
«Simon Peter replied, «You are the Christ, the Son of the Living God.»»—Matthew 16:16
Reza Aslan’s Zealot is one of my most fascinating reads of all time, mostly because I grew up in church and have attended several kinds since. 1 109 ord igjen
I’m currently reading Reza Aslan’s Zealot and I just HAVE to write about it! It’s my first read of 2019 and it has not disappointed in the least… I’m taking it as a GREAT sign that the first book of the year I choose to pick up is one I have trouble putting down! 220 ord igjen
A proverbial blank slate, a hint of fresh hope, an allotted time for letting go.
In other words, happy new year! I mean, I know that the demarcation of time is but a human construct, but perhaps it is so because we so desperately need it. 841 ord igjen