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Ecumenical task of the YMCA in Islamic societies

Ecumenical task of the YMCA in Islamic societies

Report of the Seminar on the Ecumenical Task of the YMCA in Islamic Societies, Nairobi, Kenya, 8-12 May 1987

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Published by World Alliance of YMCAs .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa,
  • Congresses,
  • Missions to Muslims

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9005964M
    ISBN 102882820003
    ISBN 109782882820006

    is the all-powerful and all-knowing creator, sustainer, ordainer and judge of everything in existence. Islam emphasizes that God is strictly singular unique and inherently One, all-merciful and omnipotent. Ambrose studied theology with Simplician, a presbyter of Rome. Using to his advantage his excellent knowledge of Greek, which was then rare in the West, he studied the Old Testament and Greek authors like Philo, Origen, Athanasius, and Basil of Caesarea, with whom he was also exchanging letters. He applied this knowledge as preacher, concentrating especially on exegesis of the Old Testament Archdiocese: Mediolanum.

    Muslim Tradition Annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner. This event, sponsored by the Council of Islamic Organizations of Great Chicago (CIOGC), commemorates breaking the Ramadan fast, observing maghrib prayer, and sharing a festive dinner and a number of years Muslim communities have opened their Iftar meals to non-Muslims to promote interreligious dialogue. For the month of Rajab, the Islamic Institute of New York provides the following services to the community, in addition to the regular weekly programs. Services Celebrating the Birth of the 5th Imam (A.S.) Services for the Martyrdom of the 10th Imam (A.S.) Services Celebrating the .

      On J Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, who holds a primacy of honor in Eastern Orthodoxy, visited Geneva, Switzerland, to commemorate . Henry Martyn School of Islamic Studies Near East Christian Council, Alliance of Reformed Churches, World's Evangelical Alliance, YMCA The North American Student, Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Missions, World Student Christian Federation,


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