The main problem with viewing tolerance with in these religions is that the religious extremists are the least tolerant in each religion, yet they are the most vocal. This gives each religion a bad name in the eyes of the others. The prime example of this today can be seen in the radical members of Al Qaeda. Their extremist views in no way represent the views of the common Muslim however, they give the appearance that all Muslims want to kill all Jews and Christians. If one were to rank the three religions from most tolerant to least it would be: Judaism, Islam, Christianity. The Jewish people have a long history of oppression and while their doctrine of marriage only between a man and woman of the same religion gives the appearance of being intolerant, they tend to be more accepting of other religions. Both... [continues]
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