Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim-Relations
Cultivating the practice of Abrahamic hospitality,
the Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations
at Merrimack College educates for
religious, ethical, and cultural literacy.
We seek to counter destructive prejudice and increase
mutual understanding among peoples of diverse beliefs.
September 30, 2014
5:00pm - 7:00pm:
Merrimack ClubDo you like to talk about diversity and inclusion? We want to hear from you! Join the conversation at our student dialogue dinner. By invitation. See Kathleen O’Brien in SAK 320 if you want to join us.
November 5, 2014
2:00pm - 4:00pm:
Rogers Center for the Arts, free and open to the public.Rabbi Yehuda Sarna and Imam Khalid Latif of NYU - whose friendship is explored in the documentary short film “Of Many” - will visit Merrimack to share their story of friendship and interfaith collaboration.
6:00pm - 9:00pm:
Rogers Center for the Arts, by invitation only.Dr. Yousef Waleed Meri will receive the 2014 Goldziher Prize for his scholarship and teaching in Jewish-Muslim Relations. Meri is Visiting Professor, Department of Studies of Islam in the Contemporary World, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan.
November 10, 2014
At a time of horror in the middle of the 20th century, the silence of the world made possible the monstrous crime of genocide, the attempted murder of a whole people for no other reason that they were a particular type of people, a people called by God the “Chosen People”: the Jews.
Click above to make an online donation. Select “The Merrimack Fund” and please be sure to designate your gift “In Honor of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations/JCMR.”
- YouTube Invitation to Minor in Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations
- Why minor in J-C-M Relations?(PDF)
- Academic requirements for the JCM minor
- Crossing Borders 2012 YouTube Video