Interfaith Past Events
March 13, 2014
This panel explores three women’s experiences in interreligious dialogue/encounters. Each woman will speak from her own tradition about how collaboration across faith traditions has enriched her experience. Featuring Jeannine Hill Fletcher, ThD, associate professor of theology, Fordham University; Paula Hirschboeck, PhD and Jenan Mohajir from the Interfaith Youth Core. Women, Religion, & Dialogue is co-sponsored by Catholic Studies, Interfaith Cooperation Committee, Study of Women and Gender, and Theology and Pastoral Ministry.
Eid al-Adha (Festival of Sacrifice), one of the most important Islamic holidays, occurs across the Islamic world at the same time as the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The event commemorates Prophet Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his own son, Ismael, as a way of demonstrating his submission to God.
What are you HUNGRY for, Chicago? At this interfaith, intergenerational, intercommunity event, you may leave hungry and also nourished.