On Tuesday the 25 of October at the Imam Ali Centre of High Wycombe the Interfaith gathering discussed the Creation of Adam (May God bless Him) from both a Muslim and Christian perspective.
Firstly the relevant parts of textual scriptures were read aloud so we could all focus on the direct message of the religions. We all agreed that often we hear to much of other peoples opinions, and not enough of the direct texts that we believe are from God.
What was immediately apparent is that the narrative from both the Bible and Quran regarding Adam’s creation and role were very similar. There was a pleasant feeling of brotherhood as this conclusion filtered around the room.
The gathering ended with Tea and biscuits and an opportunity to chat with each other. The prayer at the end