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Jewish, Christian and Muslim Leaders Look to Scriptures for Lessons on Pluralism 2 June , 2011

WHITE PLAINS — It’s often said that the “Golden Rule” transcends religious differences and offers the surest advice on how to treat others.

It’s a good thing — because our major religious Scriptures can be short of verses that promote the modern goal of “pluralism” in clear, concise chunks, say three religious leaders who traded scriptural interpretations Wednesday.

Lessons on how to pursue neighborliness can be found by those who are willing to look and recall the context in which the Scriptures were written, they said at the YWCA.

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