Middle East Resources

Bibliography: Christian Missions and Islamic Studies

Middle East Resources – www.unashamedofthegospel.org

June 2007

Adeyemo, Tokunboh. Salvation in African Tradition. Nairobi, Kenya: Evangel Publishing House, 1979

Allen, Roland. Education in the Native Church. London: World Dominion Press, 1928

Allen, Roland. The Spontaneous Expansion of the Church. London: World Dominion Press, 1956

Allen, Roland. Missionary Methods: St. Paul’s or Ours? London: World Dominion Press, 1953

Anderson, Sir Norman. The World’s Religions. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1977

Anderson, J. N. D. The World’s Religions. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1953

Atiya, Aziz S. History of Eastern Christianity. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1968

Ayubi, Nazih. Political Islam: Religion and Politics in the Arab World. New York: Routledge, 1991

Betts, Robert B. Christians in the Arab East: A Political Study. Atlanta: John Knox Press, 1978

Beyerhaus, Peter, P. J. God's Kingdom & the Utopian Error: Discerning the Biblical Kingdom of God from Its Political Counterfeits. Wheaton, IL: Crossway Books, 1992

Bostom, Andrew G., (Editor) The Legacy of Jihad: Islamic Holy War and the Fate of Non-Muslims. Amherst, NY Prometheus Books, 2005

Braswell Jr., George W. Islam: Its Prophet, Peoples, Politics and Power. Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 1996

Braswell Jr., George. What You Need to Know About Islam & Muslims. Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 2000

Brockelmann, Carl. History of the Islamic Peoples. New York: Capricon Books, 1960

Brooks, Geraldine. Nine Parts of Desire: The Hidden World of Islamic Women. New York: Doubleday, 1995

Brown, Stuart. The Nearest in Affection: Towards a Christian Understanding of Islam. Geneva, Switzerland: WCC Publications, 1994

Catherwood, Christopher. Christians, Muslims, and Islamic Rage: What Is Going On and Why It happened. 
Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2003

Cottam, Richard W. Nationalism in Iran. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, l964

Cragg, Kenneth. The Call of the Minaret. New York: Oxford University Press, l956

Cragg, Kenneth. Sandals at the Mosque: Christian Presence Amid Islam. London: S.C.M. Press Ltd., l959

Cragg, Kenneth. The Dome and the Rock: Jerusalem Studies in Islam. London: S.P.C.K., l964

Cragg, Kenneth. The Arab Christian: A History in the Middle East. Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1991

Cragg, Kenneth. Troubled by Truth: Biographies in the Presence of Mystery. Cleveland, OH: The Pilgrim Press, 1994

Dalenberg, Cornelia. Sharifa. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1983

Dawood, N.J. The Koran. A New Translation. Baltimore: Penguin Boo, Inc., l956

Ellis, Marc H. Beyond Innocence and Redemption: Confronting The Holocaust and Israeli Power: Creating a Moral Future for the Jewish People. San Francisco: Harper & Row Publishers, 1990

Esposito, John L. editor. Voices of Resurgent Islam. New York: Oxford University Press, 1983

Feldman, Noah. After Jihad: America and the Struggle for Islamic Democracy. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2003

Friedman, Thomas L. From Beirut to Jerusalem. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1989

Friedamn, Thomas L. The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1999

Geisler, Norman & Saleeb, Abdul. Answering Islam: The Crescent in the Light of the Cross. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1993

Gibb, H.A.R. Mohammedanism: An Historical Survey. New York: Oxford University Press, l970

Guillaume, Alfred. Islam. Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, Ltd., l956

Haddad, Robert M. Syrian Christians in Muslim Society: An Interpretation. Princeton, NJ: Princeton U. Press, 1970

Hasan, Asma Gull. American Muslims: The New Generation. New York: Continuum, 2000

Heldenbrand, Richard L. Christianity and New Evangelical Philosophies. (Third Edition) Words of Life,  
349 East Street, Middletown, CT 06457 1999

Hitti, Philip K. The Arabs: A Short History. Princeton, NJ: Princeton U. Press, 1970

Hitti, Philip K. Islam: A Way of Life. Chicago: Regnery Gateway, 1970

Hodgson, Marshall. The Venture of Islam: Conscience and History in a World Civilization. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1975

Humphreys, R. Stephen. Between Memory and Desire: The Middle East in a Troubled Age. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1999

Huntington, Samuel P. The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996

Johnston, Arthur. The Battle for World Evangelism. Wheaton, IL: Tyndale House Publishers, 1978

Karsh, Efraim. Islamic Imperialism: A History. New Haven, CT and London: Yale University Press, 2006

Kateregga, Badru D. & Shenk, David W. A Muslim and a Christian in Dialogue. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1997

Kato, Byang H. Theological Pitfalls in Africa. Nairobi, Kenya: Evangel Publishing House, 1987

Kato, Byang H. Biblical Christianity in Africa. Achimota, Ghana: Africa Christian Press, 1985

Kelsay, John. Islam and War: A Study in Comparative Ethics. Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Know Press, 1993

Kreeft, Peter. Ecumenical Jihad: Ecumenism and the Culture War. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 1996

Laffin, John. The Arab Mind Considered: A Need for Understanding. London: Cassell, 1975

Lawrence, Bruce B. Defenders of God: The Fundamentalist Revolt Against the Modern Age. San Francisco: Harper & Row Publishers, 1989

Lewis, Bernard. The Arabs in History. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993

Lewis, Bernard. The Middle East and the West. New York: Harper & Row, 1966

Lewis, Bernard. The Muslim Discovery of Europe. New York: W. W. Norton, 1982

Lewis, Bernard. The Political Language of Islam. Chicago: University of Chicago, l988

Lewis, Bernard. Semites & Anti-Semites. New York: W. W. Norton, 1987 (Paperback edition)

Lewis, Bernard. Race and Slavery in the Middle East: An Historical Enquiry. New York: OUP, 1992

Lewis, Bernard. Islam and the West. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993

Lewis, Bernard. Cultures in Conflict: Christians, Muslims and Jews in the Age of Discovery. New York: OUP, 1994

Lewis, Bernard. The Shaping of the Middle East. New York: OUP, 1994

Lewis, Bernard. The Jews of Islam. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1987

Lewis, Bernard. Islam in History: Ideas, People, and Events in the Middle East. Chicago: Open Court Publishing, 1993

Lewis, Bernard. The Multiple Identities of the Middle East. New York: Schocken Books, 1998

Lewis, Bernard. The Middle East: A Brief History of the Last 2,000 Years. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995

Lewis, Bernard. What Went Wrong? Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response. New York: OUP, 2002

Madany, Bassam M. The Bible and Islam: Sharing God’s Word with a Muslim, 2006.  
Middle East Resources, www.unashamedofthegospel.org   

Madany, Shirley W. Muslims Meeting Christ, 2005. Middle East Resources, www.unashamedofthegospel.org

Madany, Bassam M. and Shirley W. An Introduction to Islam, 2006  www.unashamedofthegospel.org

Malley, Robert. The Call from Algeria: Third Worldism, Revolution, and the Turn to Islam. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1996

Miller, Judith. God Has Ninety-nine Names: Reporting From a Militant Middle East. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1996

Miller, William McElwee. Ten Muslims Meet Christ. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, l969

Miller, William McElwee. A Christian’s Response to Islam. Nutley, NJ: P & R Publishing Co., l977

Miller, William McElwee. My Persian Pilgrimage: An Autobiography. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library, 1995

Miller, William McElwee. Beliefs and Practices of Christians. Toronto, ON: Fellowship of Faith for the Muslims, 1996

Mitri, Tarek, editor. Religion, Law and Society: A Christian-Muslim Discussion. Geneva: WCC Publications, 1995

Mortimer, Edward. Faith and Power: The Politics of Islam. New York: Random House, l982

Mottahedeh, Roy. The Mantle of the Prophet: Religion and Politics in Iran. New York: Pantheon Books, 1985

Naipaul, V.S. Among the Believers: An Islamic Journey. New York: Vintage Books, A Division of Random House, l982

Naipaul, V.S. Beyond Belief: Islamic Excursions among the Converted Peoples. New York: Random House, 1998

Neill, Stephen. Christian Faith & Other Faiths. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 1984

Parrinder, Geoffrey. Africa’s Three Religions. London: Sheldon Press, 1969

Parrinder, Geoffrey. Jesus in the Qur’an. Oxford, England: Oneworld Publications, 1995

Parshall, Phil and Julie. Lifting the Veil: The World of Muslim Women. Wanseboro GA, Gabriel Publishing, 2002

Patai, Raphael. The Arab Mind. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1973

Payne, Robert. The Holy Sword: The Story of Islam from Muhammad to the Present. London: Robert Hale Ltd., l96l

Peres, Shimon. Battling for Peace: A Memoir. New York: Random House, 1995

Pickthall, Mohammad Marmeduke. The Meaning of the Glorious Koran: An Explanatory Translation.  
New York: Mentor Books, 1960

Piper, John. Let the Nations Be Glad! : The Supremacy of God in Missions. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, 1996

Pipes, Daniel. In the Path of God: Islam and Political Power. New York: Basic Books, Inc., Publishers 1983

Pryce-Jones, David. The Closed Circle: An Interpretation of the Arabs. New York: HarperPerennial, A Division of HarperCollins Publishers, 1991

Rahman, Fazlur. Islam. New York: Anchor Books, Doubleday & Company, 1968

Riddell, Peter G. and Cotterell, Peter. Islam in Context: Past, Present, and Future. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, 2003

Robinson, Neal. Christ in Islam and Christianity. Albany, New York: State University of New York Press, 1991

St Clair-Tisdall, W. The Sources of Islam. Edinburgh, Scotland: T & T Clark

Sivan, Emmanuel. Radical Islam: Medieval Theology and Modern Politics. Enlarged Edition. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1990

Smith, Wilfred Cantwell. Islam in Modern History. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, l977

Spencer, H. Islam and the Gospel of God: A Comparison of the Central Doctrines of Christianity and Islam, Prepared for the Use of Christian Workers Among Muslims. Delhi, India: S.P.C.K., l956

Spencer, Robert. Islam Unveiled: Disturbing Questions About The World’s Fastest-Growing Faith. San Francisco: Encounter Books, 2002

Spencer, Robert. Onward Muslim Soldiers: How Jihad Still Threatens America and the West. Washington, DC: Regnery Publishing, 2003

Spencer, Robert. The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam (and the Crusades). Washington, DC: Regnery Publishing, 2005

Stott, John R. & Coote, Robert, editors. Down to Earth: Studies in Christianity and Culture. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1980

Sweetman, J. Windrow. The Bible in Islam. London: The British and Foreign Bible Society, l954

Sweetman, J. Windrow. Islam and Christian Theology: A Study of the Interpretation of Theological Ideas in the Two Religions. Part II Volume I. London: Lutterworth Press, l955

Sweetman, J. Windrow. Islam and Christian Theology. Part II Volume II. London: Lutterworth Press, l967

Tritton, A. S. Muslim Theology. London: Luzac & Co., l947

Van Ess, Dorothy F. Pioneers in the Arab World. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, l974

Vander Werff, Lyle L. Christian Missions to Muslims. S. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library, l977

Wakin, Edward. A Lonely Minority: The Modern Story of Egypt's Copts. New York: William Morrow & Company, 1963

Watt, W. Montgomery. Muhammad, Prophet and Statesman. London: Oxford University Press, l96l

Watt, W. Montgomery. Islamic Philosophy and Theology. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, l962

Watt, W. Montgomery. The Formative Period of Islamic Thought. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, l973

Williams, John Alden (Ed.) Islam. New York: George Braziller, 1962

Wilson, J. Christy. Apostle to Islam: A Biography of Samuel M. Zwemer. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, 1952

Ye’or, Bat. The Decline of Eastern Christianity under Islam: from Jihad to Dhimmitude. Cranbury, NJ: Associated University Presses, 1996

Ye’or, Bat. Islam and Dhimmitude: Where Civilizations Collide. Cranbury, NJ: Associated University Presses, 2002

Youssef, Michael. Revolt Against Modernity: Muslim Zealots and the West. Leiden, The Netherlands: E. J. Brill, l985

Youssef, Michael. Holy War, Oil and the Islamic Mind. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan Publishing House, 1991

Zwemer, Samuel M. “Into All The World”, The Great Commission: A Vindication and an Interpretation. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan Publishing House, 1943

Zwemer, Samuel M. Across the World of Islam. New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1939

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Cross-Above the Crescent: The Validity, Necessity and Urgency of Missions to Moslems. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1941

Zwemer, Samuel M. Christianity: The Final Religion. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1920

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Art of Listening to God: Studies in Some Neglected Values of Life, Religion and Missions. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1940

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Glory of the Manger: Studies on the Incarnation. New York: American Tract Society, 1940

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Glory of the Cross. Edinburgh: Marshall, Morgan & Scott, Ltd.

Zwemer, Samuel M. Taking Hold of God: Studies on the Nature, Need and Power of Prayer. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1936

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Moslem Doctrine of God: An Essay on the Character and Attributes of Allah According to the Koran and Orthodox Tradition. New York: American Tract Society, l905

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Moslem Christ: An Essay on the Life, Character, and Teachings of Jesus Christ According to the Koran and Orthodox Tradition. London: Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier, l9l2

Zwemer, Samuel M. Islam: A Challenge to Faith. New York: Student Volunteer Movement, l907

Zwemer, Samuel M. Arabia: The Cradle of Islam. (Third Edition Revised). New York: Fleming H. Revell Co., l900

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Moslem World. New York: Young People’s Missionary Movement of the U. S. and Canada, l908

Zwemer, Samuel M. & Van Sommer, Annie. Our Moslem Sisters: A Cry from Lands of Darkness Interpreted by Those Who Heard It. New York: Fleming H. Revell Co., l907

Zwemer, Dr. & Mrs. Samuel M. Moslem Women. North Cambridge, MA 1926

Zwemer, Samuel M. Call to Prayer. London: Marshall Bros. Ltd., l924

Zwemer, Samuel M. Heirs of the Prophets: An Account of the Clergy and Priests of Islam, the Personnel of the Mosque and ‘Holy Men.’ Chicago: Moody Press, l946

Zwemer, Samuel M. Evangelism Today: Message Not Method. New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1944

Zwemer, Samuel M. Thinking Missions with Christ: Some Basic Aspects of World-Evangelism, Our Message, Our Motive and Our Goal. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan Publishing House, 1934

Zwemer, Samuel M. Sons of Adam: Studies of Old Testament Characters in New Testament Light. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, 1951

Zwemer, Samuel. The Ship That Sailed and the Keel That Never Kissed the Sea. Board of Domestic Missions, Reformed Church in America.

Zwemer, Samuel M. The Place of the History of Religion in a Theological Discipline: Inaugural Address on the occasion of his installation as Professor of the History of Religion and Christian Missions in Princeton Theological Seminary, October 1, 1930. Princeton, NJ: The Princeton Seminary Bulletin, November 1930

Journal Articles & Book Reviews

FIRST THINGS, November 1990. Pannenberg, Wolfhart & Neuhaus, Richard John: The Christian West?

FIRST THINGS, June/July 1991. Adams, Lawrence E.: The WCC at Canberra: Which Spirit?

FIRST THINGS, November 1991. Neuhaus, Richard John: Looking at Islam After Kipling and Hesse

FIRST THINGS, December 1991. Neuhaus, Richard John: The Closed Circle of Islam

FIRST THINGS, August/September 1992. Heim, S. Mark: Pluralism and the Otherness of World Religions

FIRST THINGS, December 1994. Pannenberg, Wolfhart: Christianity and the West: Ambiguous Past, Uncertain Future

FIRST THINGS, June/July 1995. Di Noia, J. A.: Jesus and the World Religions

FIRST THINGS, August/September 1995. Liben, Paul H.: Murder in the Sudan

FIRST THINGS, December 1995. Pipes, Daniel: The Western Mind of Radical Islam

FIRST THINGS, January 1996. Lewis, Bernard: Islam Partially Perceived

FIRST THINGS, March 1996. Dulles, Avery: Evangelizing Theology

FIRST THINGS, August/September 1996. Scheck, Tom: Contra Dulles & Reply of Dulles (Correspondence)

FIRST THINGS, May 1997. Bacevich, A. J. Who Are You? The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order (Books in Review)

FIRST THINGS, October 1997. Neuhaus, R. J. The Approaching Century of Religion (The Public Square)

FIRST THINGS, March 2001. Neuhaus, R. J. Taking Risks for Freedom (The Public Square)

FIRST THINGS, August/September 2001. Neuhaus, R. J. Will All Be Saved? (The Public Square)

FIRST THINGS, October 2001. Neuhaus, R. J. One Nation Under Many Gods (Public Square)

FIRST THINGS, November 2001. Neuhaus, R. J. “Salvation Is from the Jews”

FIRST THINGS, December 2001. Correspondence: Responses to R. J. Neuhaus’ Will All be Saved?

FIRST THINGS, December 2001. The Editors, In a Time of War. (Re: The Events of 11 September 2001 and Islam)

FIRST THINGS, December 2001. J. Bottum. What Violence Is For? (Reactions to 11 September 2001)

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1991. Jonegeel, Jan: The Missiology of Gisbertus Voetius: The First Comprehensive Protestant Theology of Missions.

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1992. Bolt, John: Some Reflections on Church and World, Worship and Evangelism

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1993. Greenway, Roger S: The Ethics of Evangelism

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1996. Bolt, John & Muller, Richard A., 
Does the Church Today Need A New “Mission Paradigm”?

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, November 1996. Van Gelder, Craig & Hart, Dirk: The Church needs to Understand Its Missionary Nature: A Response to John Bolt and Richard Muller Bolt, John & Muller, Richard: For the Sake of the Church: A response to Van Gelder and Hart

CALVIN THEILOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1997. Palmer, Timothy P. The Denial of Missions in the Missiology of Anton Wessels

REFORMED ECUMENICAL COUNCIL: Theological Forum. Volume 27. No. 3. October 1999 Theological Education for a New Millennium

Articles & Reviews by Rev. Bassam M. Madany

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1992. Robinson, Neal: Christ in Islam and Christianity

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, November 1992. Cragg, Kenneth: The Arab Christian: A History in the Middle East

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1993. Ateek, Naim S., Ruether, Rosemary Radford & Ellis, Marc, eds. Faith and the Intifada: Palestinian Christian Voices

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, November 1994. Kelsay, John: Islam and War: A Study in Comparative Ethics. Mujahid, Abdul Malik: Conversion to Islam: Untouchables' Strategy for Protest in India

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, November 1995. Brown, Stuart: The Nearest in Affection: Towards a Christian Understanding of Islam

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1996. Cragg, Kenneth: Troubled by Truth: Biographies in the Presence of God

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, November 1996. Tarek Mitri, ed. Religion, Law and Society: A Christian-Muslim Discussion

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1997. Braswell, George W., and Jr. Islam: Its Prophet, Peoples, Politics, and Power

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 1997. Parrinder, Geoffrey. Jesus in the Qur'an

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, NOVEMBER 1998. Keith, Graham. Hated without a Cause? A Survey of Anti-Semitism

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, April 2002. Asma Gull Hasan. American Muslims: The New Generation

CALVIN THEOLOGIFAL HOURNAL, April 2004. Noah Feldman. After Jihad: America and the Struggle for Islamic Democracy.

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, November 2004. Phil and Julie Parshall. Lifting the Veil: The World of Muslim Women.

CALVIN THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL, November 2004. Peter G. Riddell and Peter Cotterell. Islam in Context: Past, Present, and Future.

THE OUTLOOK, June 1994.The Glory of the Impossible & Team Service for the Lord (With Shirley W. Madany)

THE OUTLOOK, December 1994. The Christian Mind

THE OUTLOOK, November 1996. Reflections on the “Uniqueness of Jesus Christ”

REFORMATION & REVIVAL JOURNAL, Volume 6, Number 2, Spring 1997. A Review article of Peter Kreeft’s “Ecumenical Jihad: Ecumenism and the Culture War,” Ignatius Press, 1996

REFORMATION & REVIVAL JOURNAL, Volume 9, Number 4, Fall 200. A Review article of Samuel P. Huntington’s “The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order,” New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996 The World in the Post-1990s

REFORMATION & REVIVAL JOURNAL, Volume 10, Number 3, Summer 2001. “The Trinity and Christian Missions to Muslims.”

MIDDLE EAST RESOURCES WEB PAGE: www.unashamedofthegospel.org

Middle East Resources is a ministry of Rev. and Mrs. Bassam M. Madany 
Articles, Book Reviews, and Documents relating to Missions are updated regularly on this site.

WORLD REFORMED FELLOWSHIP WEB PAGE: www.wrfnet.org 
A Reformed web site. Various Reformed writers contribute to this web page, including Rev. and Mrs. Bassam Madany.

ST FRANCIS MAGAZINE WEB PAGE: www.stfrancismagazine.info 
A Quarterly Journal for Missions to Muslims

REFORMATION THEOLOGY WEB PAGE: www.reformationtheology.com

MONERGISM: A very good source of sound Protestant writings: www.monergism.com

TANWEER: This is an Arabic source for the discussion of Modernization and Renewal in Arab-Muslim civilization, www.kwtanweer.com

A COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF THE CREEDS OF CHRISTENDOM: www.creeds.net

A UNIQUE WEBSITE OF EX-MUSLIMS WHO EXPRESS THEIR VIEWS ON VARIOUS CONTROVERSIAL TOPICS: www.news.faithfreedom.org