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Author Jones, Rachel Pieh, author.

Title Pillars : how Muslim friends led me closer to Jesus / Rachel Pieh Jones.

Publication Info. Walden, New York : Plough Publishing House, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  276.771 JONES    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 264 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-264)
Contents Who names God? -- Meeting a Muslim -- Islam in Minnesota -- Go -- Arrive -- Convert or revert -- Infidel -- The garden -- Thirst -- Call to prayer -- Danger -- Call to bread -- Jinn -- Outsider -- Unsettled and resettled -- Blessed -- Excluded and included -- God's names -- Give -- With the poor -- The hard work of unemployment -- Support -- Gratitude and unbelief -- A widow's coin -- Feasting to famine to fasting -- Failed fast -- Night of power -- Community and communion -- Tawhid and shirk -- Lent and locusts -- Chosen -- Exile or pilgrim -- Pilgrims and guides -- My pilgrimage -- Back to the breaking place -- I could kill you -- Home.
Summary "Personal friendships with Somali Muslims overcome the prejudices and expand the faith of a typical American Evangelical Christian living in the Horn of Africa"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Jones, Rachel Pieh.
Jones, Rachel Pieh -- Friends and associates.
Christian biography -- United States.
Christian women -- United States -- Biography.
Americans -- Djibouti -- Biography.
Christianity and other religions -- Islam.
Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.
Evangelicalism -- Djibouti.
Islam -- Djibouti.
Americans. (OCoLC)fst00807488
Christian biography. (OCoLC)fst00858936
Christian women. (OCoLC)fst00859567
Christianity. (OCoLC)fst00859599
Evangelicalism. (OCoLC)fst00917002
Friendship. (OCoLC)fst00935174
Interfaith relations. (OCoLC)fst01353343
Islam. (OCoLC)fst00979776
Djibouti. (OCoLC)fst01203974
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Other Form: Online version: Jones, Rachel Pieh. Pillars Walden, New York : Plough Publishing House, [2021] 9781636080079 (DLC) 2020057291
ISBN 9781636080062 (paperback)
9781636080079 (ebook)
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