Contributing Editor Elaine Follis, Ph. D., recently retired from Principia College, where she was a professor of Religious Studies. She brings her insights and expertise to this month's focus on religious warfare, and gives us a thoughtful overview of the history (and significance) of the patriarch Abraham to the three major monotheistic religions.
Since becoming a Christian Science practitioner just after graduation from claremont college and a teacher of Christian Science in 1979, Ron Ballard of San Francisco, California, has been a frequent contributor to the Journal. This month he explores the of understanding God's real nature to heal the root causes of religious divisions.