Dr. Jerald Dirks was a Reverend/Deacon at United Methodist Church. He holds a Master’s degree in Divinity from Harvard University and a. Dr. Jerald F. Dirks received his Bachelor of Arts (philosophy) from Harvard College in , his Master of Divinity from Harvard Divinity School in , his. In this book, the author touches the lives of those Christians who have not been given the knowledge the author have gained both about Islam, from his direct.

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These are from the list of former muslims article, I originally moved them from there to this article, but realised “List of converts to Islam” has a larger number of them, and there’s a lot of overlap. I’m going to put them below so they can be added if there are any not currently in this list. Please feel free to remove them from the list below if you find they’re already in the article or you’ve added them.

Idi Amin’s father jedald a convert to Muhammadism in This was before Idi Amin was jeralx. The alleged source does not mention the conversion of Idi Amin jerzld anything. Wikipedia has thorough criteria for biographical inclusion, including these notability requirements. I will remove all entries which fail to satisfy these requirements. A person’s inclusion on the list found on the dawah site http: George Custer’s Sabre talk This list is not designed to be very biographical.

It is really intended to direct readers to the linked biographical pages. The new edit diirks a misrepresentation, the source is very clear, it dosen’t claims that The source cited that betweenthere been more people who converted to Islam comprare to Christianiy, the claiming that There are driks issues with deleting it.

First, Jobas claimed the source was dorks, which has not been established. Then Jobas over here [9] makes the false claim that the statement violates copyright, which is not the case. Not to mention that Jobas clearly makes 3 reverts within 24 hours, which according to my history on WP violates the 3RR, which ian. It seems like an attempt by Jobas to try and divert the issue.

As for the reference, it is a valid reference by perhaps the world’s leading institute on world records. The source is good in that it correlates the total number of converts to Islam and Christianity. This, I think is a valid source to be included in the article.

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As of February”External links modified” talk page sections are no longer generated or monitored by InternetArchiveBot. No special action is required regarding these talk page notices, other than regular verification using the archive tool jerld below. Editors have permission to delete the “External dorks modified” sections if they want, but see the RfC before doing mass systematic removals. Jobas has engaged in an editing war in this article as well as the List of converts to Christianity from Islam.

While he repeatedly removes content from jearld article, citing sources as the reason even though he fails to provide evidencehe does not allow for anything to be deleted from the other article and have engaged jerlad an edit war to suppress details of Christians converting to Islam, but exaggerate claims of Muslims converting to Christianity. Should the material deleted by user: Jobas be reintroduced until he or someone else can prove that the sources do not indicate as he says, due to massive one-sided editing on his dkrks Well-intentioned but misguided page owners are currently blocking entries to the page, confusing a need for citations in questionable and contested areas with a need for citations despite existing well-sourced pages and the de-facto nature of conversion for every Janissary as a part of the definition of the word “Janissary”.

Kindly restore this content in the future when they’ve chilled out a bit or reread the relevant policies:.

Alternatively, since the page owners are theoretically here to enjoy improving the page rather than getting off on newbie-biting gatekeeping, they’re welcome to go to the linked page and pull over sources to cross the Ts and dot the Is on the policy they’re so interested in. I see from above that some of this tetchiness comes from previous garbage and spam being placed on the page. The current behavior, unpleasantness, and snarkiness is not jeralv way to move forward either.

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John Champoux, back cover. Archived from the original PDF on July 9, James Currey,p. The Case of the Shabak. Advance, University of Connecticut. Moody, Ike Moody, pg. Army Muslim chaplain arrested — Sep. Am I right that you became a Moslem in the mids? I think it was ’65 or ‘ New Muslims in the European Context: The Experience of Scandinavian Converts.


Later he converted to Islam. Retrieved February 8, Metsu’s magic ride ends — International Herald Tribune”. University of New Hampshire.

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