On a frequent basis we upload opinion articles to this website. These blogs are written by a diverse group of authors from a Christian or Islamic background. The topics are related to the Church in the Context of Islam, or to our current research project surrounding inclusion and exclusion. The content of the blogs does not necessarily represent the vision of the Chair.
Actions speak louder than words – By Willem Jansen
By Erika van Nes / 14 December 2022
It is a normal Monday afternoon. I am helping my son move in Delfshaven, Rotterdam. He lives with a number...Read More
TIME FOR ANOTHER LANGUAGE
By Erika van Nes / 28 May 2021
Everything starts with language. The deeply human experience of religion is grounded in language, because religion cannot possibly flourish without...Read More
Can inclusivity go too far?
By Erika van Nes / 6 May 2021
"Come on, come on!" The man in the immaculate white dishdasha (long robe) gestures invitingly to his front door. I...Read More