Posts Categorized: Mecca

THE HAJJ

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TweetShare Each year, Muslims from all over the world travel to Mecca, the site of the Ka’bah that was built by Abraham and Ishmael, to praise and give thanks to God, to ask pardon for their sins, and to renew their spiritual commitment through an elaborate series of rites and rituals. One of the five…
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ABRAHAM, HAGAR AND ISHMAEL: THE STORY FROM TWO TRADITIONS

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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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