Why Christian Women Convert to Islam
Why are increasing numbers of Western women converting to Islam? The author tells the true-life stories of women who have become Muslims, exploring the reasons for their decisions and illustrating the problems that they face. She examines the particular issues confronting women who marry Muslims and addresses the long-term implications of conversion. In these ways the book prepares parents and church leaders to guide women who are contemplating conversion or marriage with Muslim men.
- Paperback | 125 pages
- 139.7 x 210.82 x 12.7mm | 181.44g
- 01 Dec 2008
- Isaac Publishing
- McLean, United States
- New edition
- New edition
Table of contents
Introduction, Chapter 1: I was living a dream, Chapter 2: What attracts women to Islam, Chapter 3: I was deflected from my missionary calling, Chapter 4: Conversion by conviction, Chapter 5: Cultural and religious differences between Islam and the West, Chapter 6: What does Islam say about women, Chapter 7: What happens when a person leaves Islam, Chapter 8: What do Muslims believe?, Chapter 9: What can be done?, Chart comparing the differences between Islam and Christianity.
About Rosemary Sookhdeo
Rosemary Sookhdeo was born in New Zealand where she qualified as a pharmacist. She came to Britain to study at London Bible College where she met her husband Patrick. Later she went on to do post-graduate theological studies at Oxford University. They took over a very large derelict site in the East End of London and she was fully involved in the church planting, pastoral and training ministry for 23 years and was where they started the Barnabas Fund. She is the author of three books.