Tag: Kashif Shahzada

BLOGGING THE QUR’AN: “What’s the message for other faiths?”


What’s the message for other faiths?   Kashif Shahzada vs Madeleine Bunting Excerpts from The Guardian Debate Blogging The Qur’an MADELEINE BUNTING: These verses contain a statement of religious tolerance which is more far reaching than anything you will find in the Bible. I was lost from the start on

BLOGGING THE QUR’AN: “Aren’t these verses contradictory?”


Aren’t these verses contradictory?   Kashif Shahzada vs Madeleine Bunting Excerpts from The Guardian Debate Blogging The Qur’an MADELEINE BUNTING:One of these verses could stand as a manifesto for contemporary religious tolerance; the next seems to be saying we should all become Muslim I thought verse 148 was amazing. Perhaps

BLOGGING THE QUR’AN: “Breaking down a wall of misunderstanding”


Kashif Shahzada vs Madeleine Bunting Excerpts from The Guardian Debate Blogging The Qur’an MADELEINE BUNTING: At a recent conference, I was sitting between a cabinet minister and a senior economist when they fell into conversation about their summer reading – the Qur’an. Both had been horrified by what they had