Priests, imams, and clerics in villages, towns, and cities, reporting to bishops, reporting to cardinals who report to the Vatican, or other religious masters, as the case may be?
The three monotheist religious traditions, Judaism, Christianity and Islam, have more in common than in contention. All three believe God is one, unique, concerned with humanity’s condition. Each takes up the narrative of the others’ — Christianity and Islam carrying forward the story begun in the Hebrew scriptures of ancient Israel that define Judaism.
But how true is this? Whats really going on?