Struggling to Surrender: Some impressions of an American convert to IslamBy: Lang, Jeffrey
Struggling to Surrender: Some Impressions of an American Convert to Islam is a very personal account of one man's search for God and meaning in the midst of a culture that places no value on such a quest. Dr. Lang was brought up as a Catholic and educated in a Catholic school. However, one day he found that his religious beliefs could no longer provi...
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|By: Lang, Jeffrey|
Format: Softcover | 232 pp
Publisher: Amana Publications / MD, US, 2008 printing c. 1995
Size: 15 x 23 cm / 6 x 9 in
ISBN: 0915957264 / 9780915957262
Topic: Muslim Converts - United States
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And so his quest began: reason, agnosticism, atheism, and, finally "coincidence" —a chance encounter with a Muslim student in one of his classes that eventually led to his conversion. As he soon found out, however, this was not the end of the matter, for now he had to fit in with his new community, its beliefs and traditions, and the Islamic worldview and lifestyle.