Contemporary Muslim scholar Farid Esack offers his perspective on the Qur’an

Can the Qur’an be a guide for Muslims and non-Muslims in the modern world? Professor of Islamic Studies at University of¬†Johannesburg and author of “The Qur’an: A User’s Guide”, “The Qur’an: A Short Introduction”, and “The Qur’an: Liberation and Pluralism”, Farid Esack, sometimes described as a Muslim liberation theologian, offers an unconventional perspective.¬† (also listen to our January 26, 2015 post)