Bill Moyers: Genesis - A Living Conversation

Season 1 Episode 6

A Family Affair

Aired Unknown Jan 01, 1996 on PBS
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A Family Affair
Seeking a descendant, Abraham takes Hagar as a wife, who conceives Ishmael--engendering jealousy, division, and pain for everyone involved. Participants: Scholar Robert Alter; law professor Azizah Y. al-Hibri; novelist Bharati Mukherjee; community activist Eugene Rivers III; theologians Lewis B. Smedes and Burton L. Visotzky; and playwright-composer Elizabeth Swados.moreless

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