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Laurie Schlaepfer Understanding Radical Islam

What are the ideology and the goals of radical Islam?

Radical Islam has a particular ideological framework and interpretation of the Qur’an that sets it apart from other Muslims. Understanding the worldview of radical Islam allows us to make sense of the current events in our world, and helps us to avoid unfair generalizations.

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Who is Laurie Schlaepfer?

Laurie is an adjunct professor at Western Seminary San Jose and Sacramento. She has been teaching World Religions for 17 years, as well as serving in ministry with her husband, who is a pastor at Twin Lakes Church in Aptos, CA.

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