Thursday, September 18, 2008

Theological Implications of being an "Abrahamic Faith"??

Just how related are the religions of Islam, Judaism, and Christianity?

On the Inhabitatio Dei blog, a wonderful question was posed related to the theological implications of these three "Abrahamic" faiths being connected to 'Father Abraham':

from Inhabitatio Dei

Here is my question: what theological significance, if any, does the common Abrahamic heritage of Judaism and Islam have from a Christian theological perspective? Clearly we cannot think about Judaism and Islam the same way we think about, say, Hinduism. At some level our stories are connected. What theological difference does this connection make?

read the entire post HERE

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