Posts Categorized: Can Different Faiths Get Along

ABRAHAM, HAGAR AND ISHMAEL: THE STORY FROM TWO TRADITIONS

Posted by & filed under Abraham Isaac, Abraham Sarah Hagar Ishmael, Can Different Faiths Get Along, interfaith, Judaism Islam, ka'bah, Mecca, Qur'an Bible, where in Bible.

TweetShare According to the Jewish Tradition: Sarah saw the son whom Hagar the Egyptian had borne to Abraham playing. She said to Abraham, “Cast out that slave-woman and her son, for the son of that slave shall not share in the inheritance with my son Isaac.” The matter distressed Abraham greatly, for it concerned a…
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NEWT’S CHURCHGOING IMMIGRANTS

Posted by & filed under 1st Amendment, Can Different Faiths Get Along, church and state, church attendance, Illegal Immigrants, Immigration, is Jesus God?, Law and Equity, Newt Gingrich, Republican Debate, Spiritual Renewal.

TweetShare  I listened with interest to the Republican Debate the other night, and was especially struck by Newt Gingrich’s comments on immigration. Despite being of a very different political persuasion, I often find Gingrich’s comments to be thoughtful and intelligent, and far prefer to listen to him than to the others. When he first began…
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VETERAN’S DAY 11-11-11

Posted by & filed under American University Speech, Can Different Faiths Get Along, Kennedy, Pax Americana, Peace, Veteran's Day.

TweetShare Today, 11-11-11, as we remember with gratitude the sacrifices of our soldiers and their families, and we hope for a future of peace, security, and happiness, I think it is worth recalling these beautiful words of John F. Kennedy, in his commencement address at American University in 1963: “What kind of peace do we…
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