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I Dared to Call Him Father

I Dared to Call Him Father

Author: Bilquis Sheikh
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Description

At a time when new questions about Islam arise daily, the miraculous story of Bilquis Sheikh will help you understand and reach out to Muslims---with compassion and the gospel. A wealthy Pakistani woman, the outspoken Sheikh came to know God through a dream, turning her world upside down---and putting her life in danger. 192 pages, softcover from Baker.

Description
I Dared to Call Him Father is the fascinating true story of Bilquis Sheikh, a prominent Muslim woman. Her unusual journey to a personal relationship with God turned her world upside down-and put her life in danger. Originally published in 1978, the book has sold 300,000 copies and is a classic in Muslim evangelism. The 25th anniversary edition includes an afterword by a missionary friend of Bilquis who plays a prominent role in the story and an appendix on how the East enriches the West.
Author description
Bilquis Sheikh was the wife of a high-ranking government official in Pakistan. She gave her life to Jesus Christ in 1966. In 1972, sponsored by Samaritan's Purse, she resettled in the United States, where she spoke widely and shared her faith with many. Years later Bilquis returned to Pakistan, where she died in 1997. She was given a Christian funeral.
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General Fields

  • : 9780800793241
  • : Baker Publishing Group
  • : Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group
  • : May 2003
  • : 213mm X 137mm X 13mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Bilquis Sheikh
  • : Paperback / softback
  • : 25th
  • : en
  • : 248.246092
  • : 192
  • : black & white illustrations