How Kosher are Muslims? The Image of Muslims in Traditional Jewish Sources
Armin Langer, Berlin / Germany
Is a Jew allowed to go into a mosque? Can he/she pray there? If yes, only alone or also next to Muslims? In our shiur we will discuss these and similar questions using traditional Jewish sources, in order to get a better picture of how our Sages viewed our Muslim brothers and sisters.
Armin Langer is a BA in Philosophy and a BA in Jewish Theology, and is pursuing his MA studies in the latter. He studied at the Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem and at the Abraham Geiger College in Berlin. Langer is since 2013 coordinator of the Jewish-Muslim group “Salaam-Shalom”. He has been working as a freelance author, his first book is Ein Jude in Neukölln.