Judaism, Christianity, Islam: Which is the True Legacy of Abraham?
Listen and watch as three accomplished scholars debate the legacy of Abraham? The speakers are:
Dr. Douglas Jacoby is a Christian speaker and writer, and has lectured in over 80 nations. He is also principal instructor in the Athens Institute of Ministry. He received his bachelors in history from Duke, masters in theology from Harvard Divinity School, and doctorate in Ministry from Drew University. In 2007 he debated the existence of God with agnostic Dr. Michael Shermer. His interests include biology, cosmology, and ancient languages.
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach is host of the National TV show, “Shalom in the Home,” airing on The Learning Channel, and the best-selling author of 18 books. In Oxford, where Rabbi Shmuley served as Rabbi to the students for eleven years, he played host to, and debated, some of the world's leading thinkers and statesmen including Mikhail Gorbachev, Stephen Hawking, and Professor Richard Dawkins.
Imam Shabir Ally is president of the Islamic Information & Dawah Centre International in Toronto where he functions as Imam. Mr. Ally travels internationally to represent Islam in lectures and interfaith dialogues and explains Islam on a weekly television program called “Let the Quran Speak”. Mr. Ally also holds a B.A. in Religious Studies from Laurentian University with a specialization in Biblical Literature, and an M.A. in Religious Studies from the University of Toronto with a specialization in Quranic Exegesis.
The debates runs 2 hours and 20 minutes.