Thu 30th Oct 2014 | Last updated: Thu 30th Oct 2014 at 16:13pm

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Topic: Islam

We need to grow in understanding of Muslims, English bishop says

Bishop urges faithful not to accept negative media image of Muslims

The government regularly bungles religious issues, so how can it deal effectively with Islamic extremism?

Cosying up to Saudi Arabia is just one example of the hypocrisy at the heart of David Cameron’s pluralist position

The Oxford ‘Asian grooming gang’ were not in fact all Asian. But they were all Muslim: is this a problem we are afraid to face?

It is in fact a dilemma for their religious community and not for the “Asian” community – if such a thing exists

Coptic leaders say Egypt’s constitution ‘prepares the way for Islamic caliphate’

Three Coptic bishops strongly criticise document, saying it is shaped by Sharia law

How are we to evangelise Muslims?

We need to shake off the idea that conversion is cultural imperialism

Why did the Arabs thrive while the Huns and Avars died out? Islam

Last night’s documentary on the birth of Islam illustrates how powerful religion made Arabic culture

A Muslim group forbids tomatoes ‘because they are Christian’. Will dialogue with Muslims ever be possible? Perhaps: but it won’t be easy

There are sane and moderate Muslims: but will they ever predominate?

The quest to discover the origins of Islam begins

Ed West welcomes a new book that sheds light on the mysterious birth of the Islamic faith

Benedict XVI is offering extraordinary leadership on liturgy and the environment

Seven years in, the Pope has inspired Catholics and shown he has an authentic vision for the Church

The TV series Homeland never gets to grips with its key question: why would a US soldier embrace Islam?

I wonder how many Westerners have, like Brody, become Muslim. What would be their reasons for doing so?