Kenneth Cragg has been a major figure in Christian-Muslim conversations. He has spent some 45 years in the Middle East as professor of philosophy, as a chaplain, and as assistant bishop in the Anglican Archdiocese of Jerusalem. He has also taught at the University of Sussex in England. His published works include hundreds of scholarly articles and more than 30 books, most recently The Arab Christian and Palestine: The Prize and Price of Zion.
In this unique and inspirational anthology, Kenneth Cragg brings together prayers from the Muslim and Christian faiths to explore the themes reticent in all types of prayer, from praise through penitence and petition. Featuring a full index of Qur’anic and Biblical passages, and arranged thematically, this is an accessible, diverse and original collection of some of the most beautiful prayers from Senegal to Samarkand.
Publisher: ONE WORLD OXFORD