Special thanks to Karen Armstrong and John Esposito for giving permission to print the articles contained in this Guidebook and for making suggestions for other sources of materials that are included herein. Much gratitude is extended to Charter for Compassion leads, Sande Hart, Reed Price and Barbara Kaufmann for lending their talents of research and discovery to this effort. Also, thank you to Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell for her recommendation, Imam Malik for permission to reprint his article, and to Nancy Roberts of the Department of Religion at Chautauqua Institution for helping with research and recommendations.
Marilyn Turkovich, Director
Charter for Compassion International
December 23, 2015
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