Faithful People, Living Word III: Moses, Prophet And Leader
March 16, 23, 30, 2015
Team from the Chicago Coalition for Interreligious Learning
Arguments for the Sake of Heaven (Pirke Avot 5.20): The Present and Future of Jewish/Catholic Dialogue
February 10, 2015
Amy-Jill Levine, PhD, University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies at the Divinity School and Graduate Department of Religion, Vanderbilt University
Yuval Ron Ensemmble
January 24, 2015
World Arts Event
Formed in 1999, the Yuval Ron Ensemble endeavors to alleviate national, racial, religious and cultural divides by uniting the music and dance of the people of the Middle East into an inspiring musical celebration. The ensemble includes Jewish, Christian and Muslim artists who have been actively involved in creating musical bridges between people of various faiths and ethnic groups worldwide.
October 29, 2014
Known for their unique blend of spiritual wisdom and humor, Imam Jamal Rahman, Pastor Don Mackenzie and Rabbi Ted Falcon openly address the usual taboos of interfaith dialogue -- the "awkward" parts of each tradition -- in order to create a more authentic conversation
October 7, 2014
Sponsored by the Saudi Club and the Interfaith Committee. Food will be served as some exhibits about the Islamic and Saudi culture.
God and the Violence Against Women in the Bible
September 18, 2014
In the Old Testament, God's violence against Israel's enemies was a way to show God's love for his people, but God's violence was also directed against Israel itself who was cast in the role of an unfaithful wife. How do we deal with the violence of God, especially as it is directed against women?
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.
October 21, 2013
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.