CRCS & ICRS Wednesday Forum: “A Common Word Between Us and You: Are love of God and love of neighbor sufficient basis for Christian-Muslim relations?”

Dear CRCS & ICRS students, faculty and guests, We kindly invite you to participate in the CRCS & ICRS Wednesday Forum of this week. Wednesday forum will have Jay T. Rock (Coordinator for Interfaith Relations for the Presbyterian Church, U.S.A.) as the speaker who will talk about “A Common Word Between Us and You: Are love of God and love of neighbor sufficient basis for Christian-Muslim relations?”. Some information about this forum can be read as follows.

Date: Wednesday, 17 February 2010
Time: 12.30 pm – 2.30 pm (free lunch)
Venue: Room 306, UGM Graduate School Teknika Utara, Pogung
Speaker: Jay T. Rock

Abstract:

The invitation from Muslims to Christians contained in ACommon Word is welcome and important. How have Christians responded? The responses of the World Council of Churches and the National Council of Churches USA offer two perspectives. Can we both affirm this basis for relationship, and also see the importance of attending to our differences?

Registration:

The forum is free of charge and on a first-come-first serve basis.

About the Speaker:

Jay T. Rock is the Coordinator for Interfaith Relations for the Presbyterian Church, U.S.A.

Contact Persons:

Elis Z. Anis (ICRS): elis236.andri@yahoo.com,elis@ugm.ac.id; Lina Pary (CRCS): lina_pary@yahoo.com; Maria Ingrid (CRCS/ICRS): ingridita@gmail.com.

(JMI)

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