Skip Navigation
January 30, 2015 | 10th Sh'vat 5775

Lesson 6: Unity and Diversity within the Community

Both Judaism and Islam embrace a powerful concept of a worldwide community. This idea is expressed in Islam as the umma (or community) and in Judaism as k'lal yisrael (all of the Jewish people). At the same time, however, there is also a great deal of diversity within this unified religious body. In this session, we will explore both the unifying aspects of our communities, as well as the vast cultural differences in which we find ourselves and express our religious identities. This model of unity among diversity can serve as a model for us as Muslims and Jews.

Comments left on this website are monitored. By posting a comment you are in agreement with Terms & Conditions.
 

Donate Now

URJ Books & Music

Reform Judaism magazine Fall 2014

 

Union for Reform Judaism

 

Multimedia Icon Multimedia:  Photos  |  Videos  |  Podcasts  |  Webinars
Bookmark and Share About Us  |  Careers  |  Privacy Policy
Copyright Union for Reform Judaism 2015.  All Rights Reserved