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Jordan Denari Duffner is the author, educator, and scholar of Muslim-Christian relations. Her books are the newly-released "Islamophobia: What Christians Should Know (and Do) about Anti-Muslim Discrimination," and "Finding Jesus among Muslims: How Loving Islam Makes Me a Better Catholic," which came out in 2017.

Currently pursuing a PhD in Theological and Religious Studies at Georgetown University, Jordan is also an associate of the Bridge Initiative, where she previously worked as a research fellow studying Islamophobia. She is a former Fulbright researcher to Amman, Jordan, where she studied the impact of Christian television programming on Muslim-Christian relations.

Jordan's writing has won numerous awards, including Second Place in the G
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About 'Finding Jesus among Muslims'

Do Christians and Muslims believe in the same God? How are Christianity and Islam similar, and how are they different? What is the point of interfaith dialogue?

These are just some of the questions addressed in 'Finding Jesus among Muslims' Finding Jesus among Muslims How Loving Islam Makes Me a Better Catholic by Jordan Denari Duffner , an urgent and award-winning book from Catholic author Jordan Denari Duffner. Drawing from church teaching, the stories of saints and martyrs, and her exten Read more of this blog post »
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"This is a great book that poses necessary, if uncomfortable, questions for Christians of all backgrounds. It has academic rigor without dense academic jargon, which makes it an engaging read in one sitting."
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What do Christians think of the Prophet? Charles Tieszen takes readers on a journey throughout the centuries and around the world to shed light on Christians' varied views on the central figure of Islam. The book is particularly valuable for the ways ...more
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“Few of us are immune from ... implicit bias; we all carry stereotypes and assumptions about people who are different from us.”
Jordan Denari Duffner

“Childhood is not a state which only applies to the first phase of our lives in the biological sense. Rather it is a basic condition which is always appropriate to a life that is lived aright.”
Karl Rahner

“When man is with God in awe and love, then he is praying.”
Karl Rahner, The Need and the Blessing of Prayer




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