Feasting and Fasting: a Dialogue between Muslims and Jews

Assalamualaikum All

Your presence is requested-Feasting and Fasting: a Dialogue between Muslims and Jews

On Monday, January 29, 2018 from 6:30-8:30 PM

Arnold Hall, 96 Wentworth Street, Charleston, SC, 29403 (College of Charleston Jewish Studies Center)

Second Annual event. Please join fellow community members for a conversation about cultural and religious points of view between Jews and Muslims regarding Festivals and Fast days in their respective calendars.

The program begins with dialogue between Muslim Scholar Br. Haris Qudsi and Rabbi Michael Davies, moderated by Elijah Siegler, Professor of Religious Studies at the College of Charleston.

Following the moderated discussions, attendees will form breakout groups and discuss issues beyond food, including Jewish and Muslim prayer practices, pilgrimage, clothing, scripture and charity. Discussions will coincide with a sampling of traditional Jewish (Kosher) foods and Halal dishes from the Muslim world.

You all are requested to participate at College of Charleston’s Second Annual Celebration of Food and Faith!
Free Admission! All welcome Questions: cmcmuslimah@gmail.com
Sponsored by College of Charleston &The Christian Jewish Council of Greater Charleston

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