Viewpoint: Spiritual Kinship in the Family of God

The greatest tragedies of our time have stemmed from the deep divisions that have developed among the children of God. More specifically, I am referring to those who fall within the three major monotheistic religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. These three faith traditions have been at war with one another since the first century CE (with Islam appearing around the seventh century). It is astonishing to me that these groups, who all believe in the same God, could exist in such a perpetual state of war with each other over the centuries. Of course, I am also aware that the fighting has🔒

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Eric Palmieri lives in North Providence, R.I.

Posted in: February 2016, Viewpoint

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