Medieval Spain fostered an enlightened
culture in which three great Abrahamic traditions --
Judaism, Christianity, and Islam -- co-existed, interacted, and
In many ways, this period offers the closest model to the
global world today, in the way that Christians, Muslims,
Jews, and others intermixed, competed, and tried to
cooperate. These three major faiths inextricably share
common roots, beliefs, stories, and history.
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