The religions of Abraham: Judaism, Christianity and Islam, have had an immeasurable influence on culture and world history. With this influence as strong as ever in many places, it is time to take a closer look at exactly what these religions teach and how they shape the world.
Abraham, if he truly existed, certainly lived in a world unrecognizable in most ways to people living in modern times, and the Abrahamic religions come from very different societies than those that exist today. Is there a danger in mixing 21st century technology with beliefs from so long ago?
It is sad that religions which all claim to worship the same god cannot get along a lot better than they do. With the religious conflicts in the world today becoming more dangerous than ever through modern technology, the need to look at the teachings and appropriateness of the Abrahamic religions in the modern world has taken on a new sense of urgency. The articles below and those on Christianity and Islam look at these questions.