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Jordan Denari Duffner
Author, Finding Jesus among Muslims; working on book abt Islamophobia; Assoc; PhD student of Catholic theo & Islam; RT≠endorse, Ops mine
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Jordan Denari Duffner 20h
Replying to @bobshine89 @NCRonline
Thank you, Bob!
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Jordan Denari Duffner 22h
Replying to @jordandenari
You have through Dec. 18 to enter! Please share with friends, schools, and libraries who might want to enter. If you are an individual who wants to enter for your local library, specify that by replying to the thread! (And yes I’ll cover shipping.)
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Jordan Denari Duffner 22h
Today is the first birthday of my book, Finding Jesus among Muslims! To celebrate, two giveaways: 1) A free, signed copy for a Catholic high school or public library. 2) A free, signed copy for an individual. Like this Tweet to be entered!
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CNN Dec 13
A 7-year old Guatemalan girl has died in US Customs and Border Protection custody, a source with the agency told CNN. The Washington Post reported Thursday that the girl died of dehydration and septic shock after being taken into custody by Border Patrol.
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John Gramlich Dec 13
Just published! 's annual, year-end roundup of striking findings. From personal experiences with sexual harassment and cyberbullying to decreases in refugee admissions and illegal immigration, here are 18 findings that stood out to us in 2018.
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DISC Dec 11
WATCH!: Muslim Youth Voices presents stories that convey the richness and diversity of Muslim Americans. Over the course of three summers, 44 youth from 6 cities were given the essential tools to tell their own stories on their own terms. via
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 12
If you’re interested in Muslim-Christian relations in the Middle East, and how Western powers have impacted them, I highly recommend this episode of podcast.
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Poor People's Campaign Dec 10
"We are not afraid, we are not afraid, we will live for liberation 'cause we know why were made!" Border agents confront faith leaders and moral witnesses at the US-Mexico Border. Watch live:
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Guthrie Graves-Fitzsimmons Dec 10
Faith leaders to U.S. authorities: "Our sacred texts tell us to tear down walls, to welcome the immigrant and to treat everyone as if they are God's children” reports on :
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 11
Teacher friends! I highly recommend applying for this great opportunity to learn about Muslims and Islam in the US with Prof. Edward Curtis:
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 9
I’ll check this out!
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 9
If you have any thoughts/tips on introducing Islam to Christian (esp Catholic) audiences, I'm all ears. I've been eager to hear more Muslim evaluations of the Word-Bearers model, and open to their alternatives that aren't as Christian-centric.
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 9
I agree with you 100%, Khalil, on all these points and have been trying to account for them in recent months. I find the framework a helpful starting pt for Catholic audiences, esp those who come w basic misconceptions abt the Prophet and Qur'an, but it's not the be all, end all.
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Mary Karr, Author Dec 8
. Walk. Walk w/o earplugs or podcasts or music. Move your body & look & let your brain hum. Neuroscientists judge the detached but curious ‘default’ mind set we get on a stroll a source of creativity, like a cauldron original thoughts can bubble up from. Writers walk.
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 8
This makes me so happy!
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 8
Replying to @MisterCorduroy
I'm so glad!!
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 8
For the Catholic feast of the , here's the portion of the Qur'an where Anne conceives Mary and dedicates her to God's service:
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 8
Today is the feast of the . Perhaps surprisingly, this Catholic teaching abt Mary can help Christians begin to grasp the parallel role and significance of the Prophet Muhammad in Islam. An excerpt from to explain:
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Jordan Denari Duffner 8 Dec 17
'What does the Prophet Muhammad have to do with the ?' I answer this question in a Facebook Live session, and read from my forthcoming book, :
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Jordan Denari Duffner Dec 8
Replying to @rachwoodlock @desondy
Thanks for the shoutout! :)
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