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Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations

imageLeaders from Class of 2014 to be honored at Feast of Faiths: Anna, Iqra, Chelsea and Neha

Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim-Relations

 

Mission Statement

Cultivating the practice of Abrahamic hospitality,
the Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations
at Merrimack College educates for
religious, ethical, and cultural literacy.
We seek to counter destructive prejudice and increase
mutual understanding among peoples of diverse beliefs. 

Department News

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    Prof. Dr. Josef  “Yousef” Waleed Meri, Allianz Visiting Professor of Islamic Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, Munich, Germany is the 2014 winner of the Goldziher Prize for Jewish-Muslim Relations.
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    Did you miss Rabbi Burt Visotzky’s lecture on Jewish-Muslim relations on March 5th? Now you can watch on YouTube.
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    We will honor four students in the Class of 2014 for their interfaith and intercultural work at our third annual “Feast of Faiths” student dialogue dinner on February 11, 2014. We are proud to recognize Anna Ndamba of Framingham, MA; Iqra Iftikhar of Wakefield; Chelsea Comfort of Franklin;  and Neha Patel of Southborough.




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Interfaith Twitter Feed

  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: A student at NYU has developed a mobile app to enable Muslims around the world to pray in community. http://t.co/9qTrKFPPVe
    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 7:09 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: A poem for Passover and National Poetry Month by Andrea Cohen, director of The Writers House at Merrimack College. http://t.co/dGp63Dhb6v
    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 5:15 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Anita Diamant on the 1st anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing: "Anyone who has ever lost a loved one knows… http://t.co/hGBdDrvVVF
    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 1:58 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Entering into Holy Week from Fr. James Martin, SJ. http://t.co/SAGRZ237o1
    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 4:48 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Quinoa, that glorious gluten-free superfood, is officially kosher for #Passover! Here are seven recipes from the… http://t.co/c1hcI29IjY
    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 2:57 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: A Sound Byte of Torah for Passover featuring 2012 Goldziher Prize Winner Rabbi Burt Visotzky of The Jewish… http://t.co/VaocWfBgO2
    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 2:33 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Tonight at sundown marks the beginning of Passover when Jews gather to tell the story of the Exodus. Here is one… http://t.co/zzAJH7Rqfy
    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 2:05 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Our 17th Annual Model Passover Seder made the Pic of the Day!… http://t.co/9OTEfwFTv0
    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 2:03 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: Recent interview with Brown Univ. Prof. Maud Mandel on her new book, "Muslims and Jews in France: History of a… http://t.co/hMxHY0Rk62
    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 8:20 pm
  • Twitter profile image mc_JCM: In 1994, the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda killed more than 1,000,000 people in 100 days. When will we be… http://t.co/MqgN93U7EK
    Posted on April 7, 2014 at 6:14 pm