Assignment 8

Read the twoWorld Religions Reader articles, "The Politics of Holiness in Jerusalem" and"The Dome of the Rock: Jerusalem's Epicenter", nd and the handout, "Politics at Prayer" .

Discuss with your study partner the major points of each piece. What stands out for each of you? What do you make of the differing points of view?

Write up the results of your discussion in a 2 page typed paper. Make sure your response is not just an opinion piece but is supported by evidence from the articles you read.