Admitted Truth

Here you will find the resources linked with Dr David Coffey's lectures, on Thursdays at 7 p.m. beginning January 14th 2021.    These lectures will explore the use of ideas which are admitted by both the Qur'an and the Bible in discussions between Muslims and Christians. You will hear about key historical figures, and consider important themes which can form the basis for constructive communication today.

Lecture 1*:      January 14th and January 21st   

                             Introduction:  What is 'admitted truth'

                             The historical lens:  Muslim-Christian dialogue in the 7th-11th centuries A.D.

Outline of Lecture 1

Power Point for Lecture 1

Recording for January 14th

Lecture 2:         January 28th:    Thinking about the sources:

                             Qur'an, Sunnah, Sirah; Old Testament, Gospels, writing by Jesus' disciples.  


Lecture 3*:       February 4th and Feb. 11th; God:  Essence and nature, attributes, acts.

Lecture 4:         February 18th: Humanity, Sin and Salvation

Lecture 5:         February 25th Biblical Prophets and Muhammad

Lecture 6*:       March 4th & 11th:  Messiah/Jesus

Lecture 7:         March 18th:  The end times/conclusions

Whether you are an academic, a seminarian, a mosque member, church member, or none of those,

if you would like more information, someone from the Center would be glad to contact you to explain more about it.

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