An Abrahamic Reunion: How Religion Can Be a Force for Peace in the Middle-East

Audio (from National Public Radio)

11:30 a.m. in Bellarmine 246.

Sheikh Ghassan Manasra is Director of the Islamic Cultural Center in Nazareth where as a Sheikh and Fulbright scholar he teaches tolerance and interreligious dialogue to high school teachers and principals; publishes an Arabic newspaper to spread a moderate and tolerant Islam; and teaches courses on Judaism to Muslims.

Rabbi Eliyahu McLean is Director of the Jerusalem Peace-Makers, a network of religious leaders and grassroots peace workers in Jerusalem and the and Holy Land. He travels globally to teach interreligious dialogue and to organize reconciliation  events. www.jerusalempeacemakers.org