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Book Announcement: Remember Who You Are

BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT and COVER REVEAL: In a time when Islam is understood less and less, I humbly offer my first book on the practical interfaith spirituality of the Quran for Muslims, Christians, Jews, and all people of faith. Remember Who You Are: 28 verses from the Holy Quran to help you discover your true identity, purpose, and nourishment. Each verse is translated into simple English along with a commentary on how to practice that verse in your daily life.

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Five Gems from the Quran

© 2012 Mike Durkin, Flickr | CC-BY-SA | via Wylio [The following translations of the Quran are adapted from those made by M. M. Pickthall. His translation is a bit dated, but it still carries a certain charm.] Praise be to God, Lord of the Worlds, The Beneficent, the Merciful. Master of the Day of Judgment, Thee (alone) we worship; Thee (alone) we ask for help. Show us the straight path,

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What the Quran says about Peace and Kindness

© 2009 Ginny, Flickr | CC-BY-SA | via Wylio [The following translations of the Quran are adapted from those made by M. M. Pickthall. His translation is a bit dated, but it still carries a certain charm.] Blessed be He Who hath placed in the heaven mansions of the stars, and hath placed therein a great lamp and a moon giving light! And He it is Who hath appointed night and day in succession, for him who desireth to remember, or desireth thankfulness.

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What the Quran says about Moses and Pharaoh

© 2013 pcstratman, Flickr | CC-BY-SA | via Wylio [In Islam, Moses is one of the great messengers of God, along with all the other prophets in the Bible. The following verses from the Quran tell the story of Moses from birth to the beginning of his mission to Pharaoh when God assigns Aaron to help him. The rest of the story is told in other verses, but this set of verses gives us a taste of how much Judaism is part of the same family of religions as Islam.

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