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John Renard, PhD

John Renard, PhD John Renard received his doctorate in Islamic studies from Harvard University. He currently teaches courses in Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism, religion and the arts, and comparative theology in the Department of Theological Studies at Saint Louis University. He authored Visible Ink Pressís popular comparative religion primer, The Handy Religion Answer Book, as well as numerous titles on Islam, including Tales of Godís Friends: Islamic Hagiography in Translation, and Islam and Christianity: Theological Themes in Comparative Perspective. He lives in St. Louis, Missouri.

Titles by this Author

The Handy Islam Answer Book
by John Renard, PhD
Handy Islam

The Handy Religion Answer Book, Second Edition
by John Renard, PhD
Handy Religion 2e