Exorcising Prejudice: The Reformation and the Other (Jews & Turks).
Thursday 24 May in the Thurber Room – Meal at 19h; Presentation 19h45-21h15
Tragic Pasts and Ambiguous Futures: Our Inter-religious World.
Thursday 31 May in the Thurber Room – Meal at 19h; Presentation 19h45-21h15
Rev. Prof. Charles Amjad-Ali, Ph.D., Th.D., was the inaugural Martin Luther King, Jr., Professor of Justice and Christian Community, and the Director of Islamic Studies (Emeritus) at Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota. He was also the first Archbishop Desmond Tutu Professor of Ecumenical Theology and Social Transformation in Africa at the University of Western Cape in South Africa in 2013. He thus had the honor of occupying two prestigious academic chairs named after two Nobel Laureates of African-American and African descent.
Rev. Dr. Amjad-Ali is also preaching at ACP on Sunday 27 May.
Thurber Lectures is an adult community gathering and growth time that is open to all.