Dear Community Members,
“Challenges and Opportunities for Muslims in America”
When: Sunday October 29, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Where: Charleston Central Mosque– 1082 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
Featuring: Mark Berkson, PhD, Director of Religious Studies, Hamline University
Dr. Mark Berkson is Professor of Religion at Hamline University. He earned a B.A. from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, an M.A. from Stanford University in East Asian Studies, and a Ph.D. from Stanford University in Religious Studies and Humanities. His scholarly work has addressed topics such as comparative religious thought, religious ethics, death and dying, and interfaith dialogue. In addition, Mark Berkson has created two 24-hour lecture DVD & book series with great courses on “Cultural Literacy for Religion and Death”, “Dying and the Afterlife: Lessons from the World Cultures”.
The Christian Jewish Council of Greater Charleston is an organization that seeks to build bridges of understanding to promote sensitivity, tolerance, respect and fellowship among all faith groups.
This lecture is free and open to the public.
Co-sponsored by Roper/ St. Francis Mission Department and the College of Charleston Religious Studies Department.
- October 22, 2017
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