Will Islam Embrace Pluralism?

This is the third and latest installment in the new semi-weekly column that my friend and colleague Bill Hamblin (Department of History, BYU) and I are doing for the Deseret News in Salt Lake City.

Unlike my weekly Thursday column in the Deseret News, this jointly-written series won’t focus on Mormons and Mormonism.  Instead, it concentrates on religion around the world, both modern and historical.

Canaries in the coal mine?
New Testament 189, 190
What is "the most essential quality of civilization"? Here's one nominee.
New Testament 191