Matti Friedman http://publicradiotulsa.org en "A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible" (Encore presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/true-story-obsession-faith-and-pursuit-ancient-bible-encore-presentation <p>The uprising in Syria continues to be a cause of great concern around the globe as fighting intensifies between rebel forces and pro-government soldiers, with much of the combat occurring in and near the ancient trading city of Aleppo, in northwestern Syria. On this installment of ST, as we listen back to an interview that first aired in late May, we offer another story of Aleppo --- and of one of Judaism&#39;s most sacred texts. Our guest is the journalist Matti Friedman, a correspondent for the Associated Press who grew up in Toronto and now lives in Jerusalem. Thu, 02 Aug 2012 20:52:40 +0000 Rich Fisher 23397 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible" (Encore presentation.) "A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/true-story-obsession-faith-and-pursuit-ancient-bible <p>On this edition of our show, we speak by phone with the journalist Matti Friedman, a correspondent for the Associated Press who grew up in Toronto and now lives in Jerusalem. Thu, 31 May 2012 19:05:02 +0000 Rich Fisher 19682 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible"