Exploring the Power of Abraham's Legacy
Lampman, Jane, The Christian Science Monitor
Amid the abundant evidence that violence and military force are not the road to peace in the Holy Land, a few small groups in the region have been searching for common ground within Judaism, Islam, and Christianity as a place to start.
They have a valuable new ally. Bruce Feiler, the bestselling author of "Walking the Bible," has brought his winning mix of insight, passion, and historical research to that task. His latest book focuses on Abraham, the one man to whom all three monotheistic faiths trace their roots.
It was the events of 9/11, Feiler says, that compelled him to pursue a journey into the heart of the three faiths, to explore whether their shared …
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Publication information: Article title: Exploring the Power of Abraham's Legacy. Contributors: Lampman, Jane - Author. Newspaper title: The Christian Science Monitor. Publication date: October 17, 2002. Page number: 15. © 2009 The Christian Science Publishing Society. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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