The Tent of Abraham is the first book to tell the entire story of Abraham and to reenergize it as a basis for peace.
Written by three leaders belonging to different faiths, the book explores in accessible language the mythic quality and the teachings of reconciliation that are embedded in the Torah, the Qur & #39;an, and the Bible.
And quot;The stories of our common ancestors told in this book with such creative imagination inspire all of us to build community across the walls that normally divide us.
And quot; & mdash;Bob Edgar, general secretary, National Council of Churches Rabbi Arthur Waskow is the director of The Shalom Center in Philadelphia and author of numerous books, including Seasons of Our Joy (Beacon/ 3611-2 / $18.00 pb). Joan Chittister, OSB, is a lecturer and the best-selling author of many books, including The Way We We re and Called to Question.
She lives in Erie, Pennsylvania. Murshid Saadi Shakur Chishti (Neil Douglas-Klotz) is an internationally known Sufi scholar and writer.
His most recent book is Blessings of the Cosmos.