… when they were forced to convert, killed or exiled from Europe.
As we saw in this essay the three major religions of the world (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam) have an appalling history of conflict, hatred, and wars between them. This is despite the fact that there are no irreconcilable differences between the three religious ideologies. One of the major challenges of the 21st century, therefore, is to emphasize the common aspects of all religions to bring peace among all mankind.
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