Where Islam and Judaism Join Together

A Perspective on Reconciliation

  • Authors
  • Shai Har-El

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction: Jerusalem’s Gate of Mercy as a Context

  3. Prologue: Our Father Avrah âm/’Ibrâhīm

  4. Two Religions, One Faith

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Shai Har-El
      Pages 21-34
    3. Shai Har-El
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    4. Shai Har-El
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  5. Two Communities, One Ancestor

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Shai Har-El
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    4. Shai Har-El
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  6. Two Issues, One Resolution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 123-123
    2. Shai Har-El
      Pages 125-148
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    4. Shai Har-El
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 171-226

About this book


Introducing a framework to generate new conversations about inter-religious dialogue and create a community of religions, Shai Har-El argues that Islam and Judaism, sister religions, are closely related to one another with roots intertwined in the land, in the language, and in the memories of shared history.


Peace Dialogue Reconciliation Interfaith interreligious conflict Islam Judaism religion

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