A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths

Book - 2005 | 1st Harper Perennial ed.
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Presents an examination of the Biblical patriarch Abraham, the common ancestor of Christians, Jews, and Muslims, looking at how he is viewed in each of the faith traditions, and discussing his significance to contemporary political and religious conflicts.
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2005.
Edition: 1st Harper Perennial ed.
ISBN: 9780060838669
Branch Call Number: 222.1109 FEILER
Characteristics: xii, 234, 16 pages : color maps ; 21 cm


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Oct 23, 2017

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Jan 04, 2015

Feiler is always curious about religion and how it interfaces with our everyday lives. This book continues his spiritual search started in Walking the Bible. Very easy read that belies the complexity of the ideas mentioned. He is trying to understand how Abraham become so important to the three major religions and how the different views of Abraham can be reconciled. My only wish was that he delved a little more deeply into these ideas.

Mister_Eugene Feb 12, 2014

This book provides very good and comprehensive insight as to how a significant biblical figure such as Abraham has turned out to be such a polarzing figure among the major religions of the world.

In addition to that the book is also well written and in such a style that is very to easy to read.

A book definitely worth reading.


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