American Jessey Eagan chose to observe Lent this year by wearing hijab, in solidarity with Muslim women. Supported by her church as well as a good Muslim friend, Jessey found the experience both illuminating and beneficial and posted her diary of it at #40DaysOfHijab.
Toward a balanced perspective on the Qur'an, Islam as it exists in the world and Muslim-Christian dialogue.
Mark Anderson is an author and lecturer on Islam, the Qu'ran and Muslim-Christian dialogue. He has an MA from McGill University in Islamic Studies and another from Westminster Theological Seminary, plus years of experience living in the Arab world.