ICJS 25th Anniversary Speaker Series

Three acclaimed scholars explore the conflicts that arise in a religiously plural world and how these conflicts demand the attention of Christians, Muslims, and Jews.

A Muslim Perspective

Thursday, October 3, 2013, at 7:30 p.m.
Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College, 1021 Dulaney Valley Rd., Baltimore, MD 21204

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf
Founder of the Cordoba Initiative and the author of What’s Right with Islam Is What’s Right with America: A New Vision for Muslims and the West.

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf has recently published Moving the Mountain: Beyond Ground Zero to a New Vision of Islam in America in which he delivers an open and honest clarion call, inviting readers to a deeper understanding of the role of moderate Muslims in America and in the world, triggering an entirely new conversation about Islam. 

Continuing the Conversation: Responses to Imam Rauf. 
Led by ICJS staff at 956 Dulaney Valley Rd., Baltimore, MD 21204.

Click here for PDF flyer.

Recent Lectures

A Jewish Perspective

Presented on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at 7:30 p.m.
Beth El Congregation, 8101 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21208

Click here to watch Rabbi Rosen's lecture,  From Religious Intolerance to Creative Engagemen.

Rabbi David Rosen
International Director of Interreligious Affairs of the American Jewish
Committee and Director of its Heilbrunn Institute for International Interreligious
Understanding, former Chief Rabbi of Ireland

A Christian Perspective

Presented on Thursday, January 10, 2013, at 7:30 p.m.
at Church of the Redeemer, 5603 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21210

Click here to watch Dr. Gillis' lecture,  A Christian Perspective on Interreligious Dialogue: Regression, Stagnation, Progress.

Chester L. Gillis, Ph.D.
Dean of the College and Professor in the Department of Theology at Georgetown
University, Director of the Program on the Church and Interreligious Dialogue in
the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs at Georgetown University