This week Dr. Larycia Hawkins and her employer, Wheaton College, announced that they would “part ways” after Hawkins wore a hijab in solidarity with Muslims who were facing backlash after the terrorist attacks in Paris, stating on her Facebook page, “We all worship the same God.”
But do we? And ultimately does that really matter?
Brad Hirschfield is the co-founder and co-executive editor of The Wisdom Daily. A rabbi, Brad has been featured on ABC’s Nightline UpClose, PBS’s Frontline, Fox News and National Public Radio. He wrote a long-standing column, “For God’s Sake,” for the Washington Post, and has also written for The Huffington Post and Beliefnet.com. He authored the book, You Don?t Have To Be Wrong For Me To Be Right: Finding Faith Without Fanaticism. Brad also serves as President of Clal, The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, a leadership training institute, think tank and resource center in New York City.