Download e-book for iPad: Abraham's Ashes: The Absurdity of Monotheism by Peter Heinegg

By Peter Heinegg

ISBN-10: 0761859659

ISBN-13: 9780761859659

“Abrahamic faith” has lengthy been a buzzword in ecumenical discourse. it's the concept that Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, regardless of their profound ameliorations, are united of their reverence for Abraham—not simply because the progenitor of Israel, yet as a common father within the religion. Abraham’s Ashes offers a forceful critique of the biblical and Qur’anic perspectives of Abraham, exhibiting how on the middle of all prophetic religions lies an untenable fable of suprarational magical wondering “revelation.” This fantasy includes communiqués to a privileged male from a mysterious patriarchal God who calls for, and in relation to Jesus, really gets the tribute of human sacrifice. This merciless tale proves to be an apt advent to the unusual, contradictory, and oppressive delusion referred to as monotheism.

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