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Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations

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Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim-Relations

 

Mission Statement

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. 

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Department News

Department Events

November 5, 2014

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    Goldziher Symposium: Can a Jew and a Muslim Be Friends?
    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.
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    2014 Goldziher Award Dinner
    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 at Amman.

November 10, 2014

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    Kristallnacht-Holocaust Remembrance Week
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    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.

November 11, 2014

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    Kristallnacht-Holocaust Remembrance Week
    All Day:
    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.


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Interfaith Twitter Feed

  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: The Goldziher Award Dinner is a private affair, but we welcome you to our afternoon Symposium with @RabbiSarnahttp://t.co/ck9hlHU0ra
    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 6:41 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: @josefmeri is the winner of the 2014 Goldziher Prize for Jewish-Muslim Relations. @IngridMattson and @kessler_edhttp://t.co/Xxt0eOpWWw
    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 6:38 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: On November 5th we will award the 3rd Goldziher Prize for Jewish-Muslim Relations to Dr. Yousef Waleed Meri… http://t.co/wOj8yInlQD
    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 4:35 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Build your Sukkah… Sukkot is coming! http://t.co/1HR4B4u1MX
    Posted on October 7, 2014 at 5:03 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Omid Safi @ostadjaan of Duke University quoting Rabbi Heschel "… that in a free society, some are guilty, but… http://t.co/Z3IUoZQjPf
    Posted on October 7, 2014 at 4:58 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: RT @josefmeri: Looking forward to visiting Merrimack College next month to attend #interfaith proceedings & award dinner for the Goldziher …
    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 4:47 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Happy Birthday to the president of our InterFaith Alliance, Maria Haseeb!
    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 2:23 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Pope Francis asks for creativity as he opens the "extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family." http://t.co/IIa3y4umkv
    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 11:30 am
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Five things to know about the Vatican’s family synod, called by Pope Francis. http://t.co/Eh1FGtj8TU
    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 11:29 am
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Three divorced Catholics, three views on Communion. From Michael O’Loughlin, national reporter at CRUX. http://t.co/VOpCD8W5zY
    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 11:28 am