The Abraham Center is a unique place of study for service among the Abrahamic communities of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Faculty in the Abraham Center bring a wealth of scholarly expertise and field experience to its academic programs.
The mission of the Abraham Center is to provide training and research opportunities for students so that they can pursue scholarly, professional, and intercultural activities in Abrahamic faith communities. At the Abraham Center students gain:
- Preparation for scholarly, professional, or intercultural service in Abrahamic communities
- Language essentials for the study of the Abrahamic traditions
- Working knowledge of the Abrahamic faith traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam and their interrelations
- Ability to discern points of commonality and ways of bridging differences between the Abrahamic traditions