Educating Father Abraham: The Meaning of Fatherhood

Kass, Leon R.
December 1994
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1994, Issue 48, p32
Discusses the education of the patriarch Abraham, father of Judaism, father of Christianity and father of Islam, focusing on his education in fatherhood. Meaning of husband and wife, and fatherhood; Relation of Abraham with his father and his nephew; Significance of circumcision to the covenant between God and man.


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