The essays and lectures colleced in this volume focus on the relationship of the Catholic Church with the other Abrahamic faiths, primarily Islam and Judaism. There is also some discussion of Asian religions. This volume, in structure, loosely follows the document Nostra Aetate itself.
Pim Valkenberg is associate professor of theology at The Catholic University of America, USA and author of Renewing Islam: A Christian View of Fethullah Gulen and the Hizmet Movement (CUA Press). Anthony Cirelli is Associate Director of the Secretariat of Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).