You are hereHomeBible ReviewApril 1999 Page Numbers Yes No Bible Review 15:2, April 1999 Parallel LivesThe trials and traumas of Isaac and IshmaelBy Curt Leviant Although the Bible emphasizes the differences between Isaac and Ishmael, the half brothers suffer at least one strikingly similar life (or should we say near-death) experience. Do they have more in common than we thought? Join the BAS Library! Already a library member? Log in here. Institution user? Log in with your IP address.