Dr. Reuven Firestone, Professor Medieval Judaism & Islam, HUC/LA
Today, it often seems as if relations between Muslims & Jews are dominated by fear, resentment, & ignorance. Some Muslims believe that Jews are taught to abhor anyone not Jewish. Some Jews claim that Muslims are hostile to Jews because the Qur’an teaches Jew hatred & is inherently antisemitic. Investigate how the Qur’an really portrays Jews.