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Foreword A note on the text Overview of themes and context Reading the text Preface Tuning up A tribute to Abraham A preliminary outpouring from the heart Problem I: is there a teleological suspension of the ethical? Problem II: is there an absolute duty to God? Problem III: was it ethically defensible for Abraham to conceal his undertaking from Sarah, from Eliezer, from Isaac? Epilogue Reception and influence.