As a Catholic Christian the Qur’an Teaches Me to Acknowledge Creation

Jordan Denari Duffner

is the author of the forthcoming book, Finding Jesus among Muslims: How Loving Islam Makes Me a Better Catholic, and she currently works as a Research Fellow for the Bridge Initiative, a Georgetown University research project on Islamophobia.

A former recipient of a Fulbright research grant, she has published articles in TIME, America, Commonweal, Sojourners, National Catholic Reporter, U.S. Catholic, and other outlets.

A man sitting in the woods holding a sacred text.
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June 23rd, 2017

For the closing days of Ramadan, a young Catholic scholar shows us that we can look to many sources outside one’s own religious canon to find meaning and pay attention to the world before us.