Leaders from Class of 2014 to be honored at Feast of Faiths: Anna, Iqra, Chelsea and Neha
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.
Prof. Dr. Josef Waleed Meri, Allianz Visiting Professor of Islamic Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, Munich, Germany is the 2014 winner of the Goldziher Prize for Jewish-Muslim Relations.
We will honor four students in the Class of 2014 for their interfaith and intercultural work at our third annual “Feast of Faiths” student dialogue dinner on February 11, 2014. We are proud to recognize Anna Ndamba of Framingham, MA; Iqra Iftikhar of Wakefield; Chelsea Comfort of Franklin; and Neha Patel of Southborough.
“Les Journees de l’Emir et des Quartiers Populaires” celebrated the life of humanitarian Emir Abd el-Kader, forgotten Muslim leader of the 19th century.
April 8, 2014
2:00pm - 3:30pm:
Cascia HallRabbi Robert Goldstein presiding
At this festive Passover ritual called the Seder, we will tell the story of the Exodus of Moses and the Israelites as they escaped from Pharaoh in ancient Egypt. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 1st.
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