Contextualization is a popular word in missiology (though neither word is very popular with my spell checker). This is rightly so. Contextualization in the context of missiology is the process of taking the gospel message from the context of the Hebrew and first century New Testament world and relaying it in terms that is understandable to present day cultures, especially as it relates to cultures foreign to our own.
Now how does this relate to the terms Allah ( الله ) and Elohim (אֱלהִים)? Continue reading “Allah & Elohim”