Welcome to Tajoora  |  Free Shipping for orders over £60.00 in the UK

{"id":10373408526,"title":"Losing My Religion: A Call for Help","handle":"losing-my-religion-a-call-for-help","description":"\u003cdiv class=\"panel-group\" id=\"accordion\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"panel panel-default\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"panel-heading\"\u003e\n\u003ch4 class=\"panel-title\"\u003e\u003ca data-toggle=\"collapse\" data-parent=\"#accordion\" href=\"#collapse2\"\u003eDetailed Description:\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"collapse2\" class=\"panel-collapse collapse\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv style=\"color: black;\" class=\"panel-body\"\u003e\"Crucial to the vitality of any religious community is its ability to attract and engage descendants and converts. By this measure, notwithstanding the proliferation of mosques and Islamic organizations, the Muslim community in America is not doing at all well.\" This rather sober assessment motivates Dr. Lang to address, in this book, the alienation from the Mosque of the great majority of America's homegrown Muslims. In L\u003cspan style=\"font-style: italic;\"\u003eosing My Religion: A Call For Help\u003c\/span\u003e, the author comes to terms with many of the queries put to him by Americans of Muslim parentage and converts to Islam since the publication of his book \u003cspan style=\"font-style: italic;\"\u003eEven Angels Ask\u003c\/span\u003e in 1977. Lang asserts that to effectively respond to the general malaise of American-born Muslims, the Islamic establishment in America needs to be willing to listen to the doubts and complaints of the disaffected. This entails engaging in open discussions on issues with which many in the Muslim community will be uncomfortable, but Lang avers that such open dialogue will be of more benefit to young American Muslims struggling with their faith than the covert and uniformed discussions that often take place or no discussion at all. For this reason, Lang feels it is important and beneficial \"to be candid and objective and not evade controversy, for to inadequately state the case for or against a specific position, especially when it challenges convention, only serves to further alienate the skeptical.\" In addition to examining questions of theodicy, hadeeth authenticity, and moot practices within the American Muslim community, the author includes many testimonials and inquiries that make this book informative.\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ccenter\u003e\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.noorart.net\/noorartiv\/iv\/BookViewer.php?nrt_iv_id=4587#lnkNABV_Photo_1\" button=\"\" type=\"button\" style=\"background-color: #962a2a; color: white; padding: 14px 40px;\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003eSample Preview\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/center\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e","published_at":"2017-04-18T10:38:47+01:00","created_at":"2017-04-18T10:38:48+01:00","vendor":"Amana Publications","type":"Book","tags":["Ages: Adults","Author: Jeffrey Lang","Dimensions: (15.24 x 22.86)","First Publishing Date: 09\/01\/2004","Format: Paperback","ISBN: 1590080270","Language: English","Pages: 512","Publisher: Amana Publications","Theme: Dawah \u0026 Outreach","Titem"],"price":1639,"price_min":1639,"price_max":1639,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":39487615310,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"TBKLRCHE","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":false,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Losing My Religion: A Call for Help","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1639,"weight":839,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"continue","barcode":"9781590080276"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1902\/6745\/products\/page_1_9fb0b51a-8b46-4593-826c-bb753b8f68f0.jpg?v=1515666388"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1902\/6745\/products\/page_1_9fb0b51a-8b46-4593-826c-bb753b8f68f0.jpg?v=1515666388","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Losing My Religion: A Call for Help","id":689550786626,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.656,"height":1220,"width":800,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1902\/6745\/products\/page_1_9fb0b51a-8b46-4593-826c-bb753b8f68f0.jpg?v=1569040378"},"aspect_ratio":0.656,"height":1220,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1902\/6745\/products\/page_1_9fb0b51a-8b46-4593-826c-bb753b8f68f0.jpg?v=1569040378","width":800}],"content":"\u003cdiv class=\"panel-group\" id=\"accordion\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"panel panel-default\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"panel-heading\"\u003e\n\u003ch4 class=\"panel-title\"\u003e\u003ca data-toggle=\"collapse\" data-parent=\"#accordion\" href=\"#collapse2\"\u003eDetailed Description:\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"collapse2\" class=\"panel-collapse collapse\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv style=\"color: black;\" class=\"panel-body\"\u003e\"Crucial to the vitality of any religious community is its ability to attract and engage descendants and converts. By this measure, notwithstanding the proliferation of mosques and Islamic organizations, the Muslim community in America is not doing at all well.\" This rather sober assessment motivates Dr. Lang to address, in this book, the alienation from the Mosque of the great majority of America's homegrown Muslims. In L\u003cspan style=\"font-style: italic;\"\u003eosing My Religion: A Call For Help\u003c\/span\u003e, the author comes to terms with many of the queries put to him by Americans of Muslim parentage and converts to Islam since the publication of his book \u003cspan style=\"font-style: italic;\"\u003eEven Angels Ask\u003c\/span\u003e in 1977. Lang asserts that to effectively respond to the general malaise of American-born Muslims, the Islamic establishment in America needs to be willing to listen to the doubts and complaints of the disaffected. This entails engaging in open discussions on issues with which many in the Muslim community will be uncomfortable, but Lang avers that such open dialogue will be of more benefit to young American Muslims struggling with their faith than the covert and uniformed discussions that often take place or no discussion at all. For this reason, Lang feels it is important and beneficial \"to be candid and objective and not evade controversy, for to inadequately state the case for or against a specific position, especially when it challenges convention, only serves to further alienate the skeptical.\" In addition to examining questions of theodicy, hadeeth authenticity, and moot practices within the American Muslim community, the author includes many testimonials and inquiries that make this book informative.\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ccenter\u003e\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.noorart.net\/noorartiv\/iv\/BookViewer.php?nrt_iv_id=4587#lnkNABV_Photo_1\" button=\"\" type=\"button\" style=\"background-color: #962a2a; color: white; padding: 14px 40px;\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003eSample Preview\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/center\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e"}

Losing My Religion: A Call for Help

Product Description
£16.39
Maximum quantity available reached.
We currently have 1 in stock. The rest of items will take 1 - 3 weeks to ship.
SKU: TBKLRCHE
Weight: 0.839 kg
Publisher: Amana Publications
ISBN: 1590080270
Author: Jeffrey Lang
Format: Paperback
Ages: Adults
Language: English
Theme: Dawah & Outreach
Pages: 512
Dimensions: (15.24 x 22.86)
First Publishing Date: 09/01/2004

"Crucial to the vitality of any religious community is its ability to attract and engage descendants and converts. By this measure, notwithstanding the proliferation of mosques and Islamic organizations, the Muslim community in America is not doing at all well." This rather sober assessment motivates Dr. Lang to address, in this book, the alienation from the Mosque of the great majority of America's homegrown Muslims. In Losing My Religion: A Call For Help, the author comes to terms with many of the queries put to him by Americans of Muslim parentage and converts to Islam since the publication of his book Even Angels Ask in 1977. Lang asserts that to effectively respond to the general malaise of American-born Muslims, the Islamic establishment in America needs to be willing to listen to the doubts and complaints of the disaffected. This entails engaging in open discussions on issues with which many in the Muslim community will be uncomfortable, but Lang avers that such open dialogue will be of more benefit to young American Muslims struggling with their faith than the covert and uniformed discussions that often take place or no discussion at all. For this reason, Lang feels it is important and beneficial "to be candid and objective and not evade controversy, for to inadequately state the case for or against a specific position, especially when it challenges convention, only serves to further alienate the skeptical." In addition to examining questions of theodicy, hadeeth authenticity, and moot practices within the American Muslim community, the author includes many testimonials and inquiries that make this book informative.


About Tajoora

Tajoora in Brief

Tajoora LTD was registered in England on 2015 11 03 as a UK-based business to serve the purpose of providing quality educational materials and services to the people in the UK and in the EU (European Union).

Tajoora through its websites, tajoora.co.uk, tajoora.com and tajura.co.uk strive to distribute best-in-class Arabic Learning and Islamic Studies curricula and books; as well as supplemental and educational products. We also distribute our products through UK and EU retailers.

Tajoora is proud to act as a UK/EU branch of Noorart Inc. (noorart.com) of the USA. Noorart has been a leader in publishing and distributing Arabic and Islamic Educational items for the past 19 years.

Tajoora's Mission

Tajoora is dedicated to educating and inspiring our worldwide Muslim and Arab youth by distributing quality educational products.

Because we take the responsibility of being a leader in the community seriously, we choose to employ the best business practices available.

Tajoora: Your Partner in Islamic Education

Arab and Muslim parents often feel overwhelmed with the task of providing an Arabic and Islamic education to their children.

Tajoora (and its parent company, Noorart) understand this and have accepted the challenge of providing quality Arabic and Islamic products to assist these dedicated parents.

In fact, Tajoora –following suit of its parent company Noorart – has created an entire school division to fill the needs of Arabic and Islamic educators around the UK and the EU.

We offer the largest and most diverse selection of Arabic and Islamic curricula available in the world. Not only are private schools benefiting from these extraordinary products, but Arabic and Islamic learning centers and homeschoolers also take advantage of Tajoora’s offerings.

As always, we welcome your comments and continued support... Thank you!

Related Products