Archives for August 13, 2011

A Christian Reflection on Ramadan: Rev. Susan Thistlethwaite

A good day for a Christian to reflect on RamadanRev. Susan Thistlethwaite, An ordained minister of the United Church of ChristThis is turning out to be a good day, even a good month to reflect on Ramadan for me as a Christian.  In addition to being a month of fasting from dawn until dusk, Ramadan is also a time when Muslims are to turn their attention from worldly affairs to improvement of themselves, deepening their spiritual lives and seeking enlightenment. The stock market has f … [Read more...]