Michael Birkel


Michael Birkel is Professor of Religion at Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana. His new book, based on the conversations described in this essay, is "Qur’an in Conversation" (Baylor University Press).

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What 25 Conversations with Muslims Taught Me About Their Faith

I read the Qur’an differently after learning how my Muslim neighbors read their holy book.