Oxford Interfaith Forum warmly invites you to our Upcoming Events

Interfaith Discussion Series 2021

Co-Hosted with the Centre for Muslim-Christian Studies

Registration details are available at this link:

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SEPTEMBER 2021

Discussion topic: The Creation Story.

Date:14th September 2021

Time: 19:30-20:30 BST | 20:30-21:30 CEST |11:30-12:30 PDT | 14:30-15:30 EST | 21:30-22:30 IST

Welcome address: Lord Alderdice, Patron of Oxford Interfaith Forum.

Chair: Revd Nevsky Everett, Chaplain of Keble College, the University of Oxford.

Speakers:

  1. Revd Dr John Goldingay, Oxford.
  2. Ustadah Yomna Helmy, Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge.
  3. Rabbi David Wolpe, The Max Webb Senior Rabbi, Sinai Temple, Los Angeles, CA.

Venue: Online

Followed by a Q&A session

For further information, please contact Thea Gomelauri, oxfordfaiths@gmail.com

OCTOBER 2021

Discussion topic: Abraham and His Children.

Date: 12th October 2021

Time: 19:30-20:30 BST | 20:30-21:30 CEST |11:30-12:30 PDT | 14:30-15:30 EST | 21:30-22:30 IST

Welcome address: Revd Fr Jan Nowotnik, Direction of Mission and National Ecumenical Officer at the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.

Chair: Revd Dr John Goldingay, Oxford.

Speakers:

  1. Professor Anna Sapir Abulafia, Professor of the Study of Abrahamic Religions, the University of Oxford.
  2. Dr Zeyneb Sayilgan, Muslim Scholar, the Institute for Islamic, Christian, and Jewish Studies, Baltimore, MD.

Venue: Online

Followed by a Q&A session

For further information, please contact Thea Gomelauri, oxfordfaiths@gmail.com

NOVEMBER 2021

Discussion Topic: The Messiah and Messianism.

Date: 9th November 2021.

Time: 19:30-20:30 BST | 20:30-21:30 CEST |11:30-12:30 PDT | 14:30-15:30 EST | 21:30-22:30 IST

Welcome address: Ghanem Nuseibeh, Honorary Chair of Oxford Interfaith Forum.

Chair: Dr Georgina Jardim, Senior Fellow, the Centre for Muslim-Christian Studies.

Speakers:

  1. Dr Benjamin Sax, Jewish Scholar, the Institute for Islamic, Christian, and Jewish Studies, Baltimore, MD.
  2. Revd Dr John Goldingay, Oxford.

Venue: Online

Followed by a Q&A session

For further information, please contact Thea Gomelauri, oxfordfaiths@gmail.com

DECEMBER 2021

Discussion Topic: The Festival of Light and the Book of Maccabees

Date: 7th December 2021

Time: 19:30-20:30 BST | 20:30-21:30 CEST |11:30-12:30 PDT | 14:30-15:30 EST | 21:30-22:30 IST

Welcome address: Dr Martin Whittingham, Director of Centre for Muslim-Christian Studies.

Chair: Revd Dr John Goldingay, Oxford.

Speakers:

  1. Revd Canon Dr Robin Gibbons, Ecumenical Canon at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford.
  2. Dr Jesse Abelman, Curator of Hebraica and Judaica for the Museum of the Bible, Washington, DC.

Venue: Online

Followed by a Q&A session

For further information, please contact Thea Gomelauri, oxfordfaiths@gmail.com

 

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