Scriptural Reasoning challenges my long-treasured interpretations of scriptural texts and allows me to enrich myself from others’ interpretations.
Rose Aslan, PhD candidate in Islamic Studies at the University of North Carolina, immersed herself in Scriptural Reasoning for three weeks at the Cambridge Inter-faith Programme Summer School. Here she writes about her experience for the Huffington Post.
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Scriptural Reasoning is a way to learn about the texts others hold dear; a way to learn about how others approach their sacred texts; a way to welcome “strangers” to my own scriptures; a way to appreciate my own scriptures more deeply.
Scriptural Reasoning is a form of collaborative study and learning which enriches the participants intellectually and personally. The greatest result of SR is the community of learners it creates.