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Attitudes in the West to the Eastern Churches

In November 2015 at a conference in Rome, Patriarch Ignatius Yousseff III the Patriarch of Antioch for the Syriac Catholic Church stated “Middle Eastern Christians have been forgotten, abandoned, even betrayed by the Western countries.” There is nothing new historically in this attitude to Eastern churches by Western politicians and church leaders. 826 more words

Trexler, "Evangelizing Lebanon"

In September, Baylor University Press will release “Evangelizing Lebanon: Baptists, Missions, and the Question of Cultures,” by Melanie E. Trexler (Valparaiso University). The publisher’s description follows: 285 more words

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Afaf, "Gendered Politics and Law in Jordan"

In August, Springer will release “Gendered Politics and Law in Jordan: Guardianship over Women,” by Afaf Jabiri (University of London).  The publisher’s description follows: 142 more words

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al-Anani, "Inside the Muslim Brotherhood"

In October, Oxford University Press will release Inside the Muslim Brotherhood: Religion, Identity, and Politics by Khalil al-Anani (Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, Qatar). The publisher’s description follows: 238 more words

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