United in Hostility

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Surah 33, Al-Ahzab

‘O Prophet! Say to your wives, “If you desire the life of this world and its finery, then let me compensate you, and release you kindly.”’ (v.28)

Islam has such a reputation for oppression, compulsion and lack of freedom. Yet we read the Qur’an and realise that it is a Book of…



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Julian Bond

Julian Bond


Grant maker; writer #JesusRediscovered; former CEO @chrismusforum; freelance interfaither @stethelburgas, @UKHousingFast @johnsw. Vegetarian, Muslim ally.