The Rev. Nancy Jo Kemper, right, pastor of New Union Christian Church in Woodford County, greeted Dan Rosenberg, left, who is Jewish; state Auditor Crit Luallen, a New Union member; and Mehmet Saracoglu, who is Muslim, at a special service Sunday to promote interfaith understanding. Rosenberg read from the Torah and Saracoglu read from the Quran. The service  emphasized the beliefs that Christianity, Judaism and Islam share.
The Rev. Nancy Jo Kemper, right, pastor of New Union Christian Church in Woodford County, greeted Dan Rosenberg, left, who is Jewish; state Auditor Crit Luallen, a New Union member; and Mehmet Saracoglu, who is Muslim, at a special service Sunday to promote interfaith understanding. Rosenberg read from the Torah and Saracoglu read from the Quran. The service emphasized the beliefs that Christianity, Judaism and Islam share.
The Rev. Nancy Jo Kemper, right, pastor of New Union Christian Church in Woodford County, greeted Dan Rosenberg, left, who is Jewish; state Auditor Crit Luallen, a New Union member; and Mehmet Saracoglu, who is Muslim, at a special service Sunday to promote interfaith understanding. Rosenberg read from the Torah and Saracoglu read from the Quran. The service emphasized the beliefs that Christianity, Judaism and Islam share.

Tom Eblen: Tiny Woodford County church counters religious bigotry

September 15, 2010 12:00 AM

UPDATED January 10, 2011 09:10 AM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.