Khaled Abou El Fadl and Harold M. Schulweis —
Religion and Our World in Crisis

In this personal exchange between a Jewish rabbi and Islamic scholar, host Krista Tippett explores the integrity of religious faith and openness to the faiths of others. In a world in which religious experience is implicated in violence, two thinkers discuss how it is possible to love their own traditions and honor those of others.

This program was recorded live at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles in June 2003.

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is Professor of Law at UCLA, and author of Tolerant Islam.

is senior rabbi of Valley Beth Shalom and founder of the Jewish Foundation for Rescuers.

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Left: An Afghan boy reads the Holy Qur'an with a teacher at a mosque in Kabul.

Right: A Tunisian rabbi reads the Torah at a synagogue in Djerba.

Photos by Shah Marai/AFP, Fethi Belaid/AFP/Getty Images

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