Syria’s Protestant Heritage

6 lessons from 100 years of history The Protestant history of the Middle East is one of not only diverse religious life, but also contributions to Ottoman and Arab society, according to a new publication from Rev Dr Deanna Ferree Womack. The book, Protestants, Gender and the Arab Renaissance in Late Ottoman Syria (2019, Edinburgh University Press) retraces the steps of early Protestant missionaries to Syria¬†(bilad al-Sham) to explore the experiences of the Syrian Protestant converts and their families. Dr … Continue reading Syria’s Protestant Heritage