Acts of Faith by Eboo Patel
The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation

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Acts of Faith is a remarkable account of growing up Muslim in America and coming to believe in religious pluralism, from one of the most prominent faith leaders in the United States. Eboo Patel’s story is a hopeful and moving testament to the power and passion of young people—and of the world-changing potential of an interfaith youth movement.

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Eboo Patel is the founder and president of Interfaith Youth Core and the author of Acts of Faith. He was a member of President Obama's inaugural faith council, is a regular contributor to the Washington Post, Huffington Post, CNN, and public radio, and speaks frequently about interfaith cooperation on college campuses. He lives in Chicago with his wife and two boys.

Author Residence: Chicago, IL
Published September 15, 2010 by Beacon Press. 217 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences, Religion & Spirituality. Non-fiction

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Patel, a founder of the Interfaith Youth Core, traces the personal journey that led to the group’s formation and introduces readers to its philosophy.

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In Acts of Faith, Eboo Patel, a Muslim of Indian heritage, relates his journey from an angry, displaced college student to the founder of the Interfaith Youth Core.

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Reviews Philosophy About Our Affiliates Books & Audios Recently Reviewed Eboo Patel is the founder and executive director of the Interfaith Youth Core, an international nonprofit that is building an interfaith youth movement.

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