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Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations

 “Encounter” 1999 by Marco Di Piazza

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Department Events

November 5, 2014

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    Common Prayer Room Dedication
    1:15pm - 1:45pm:
    Sakowich Campus Center, 2nd floor
    Celebrate the opening of the Common Prayer Room!
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    Goldziher Symposium: Can a Jew and a Muslim Be Friends?
    2:00pm - 4:00pm:
    Cascia Hall (new location), free and open to the public.
    Rabbi Yehuda Sarna and Imam Khalid Latif of NYU - whose friendship is explored in the documentary short film “Of Many” - will visit Merrimack to share their story of friendship and interfaith collaboration.
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    2014 Goldziher Award Dinner
    6:00pm - 8:30pm:
    Rogers Center for the Arts, by invitation only.
    Prof. Yousef Waleed Meri will receive the 2014 Goldziher Prize for his scholarship and teaching in Jewish-Muslim Relations. Meri is Visiting Professor, Department of Studies of Islam in the Contemporary World, University of Jordan at Amman.

November 10, 2014

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    Kristallnacht-Holocaust Remembrance Week
    At a time of horror in the middle of the 20th century, the silence of the world made possible the monstrous crime of genocide, the attempted murder of a whole people for no other reason that they were a particular type of people, a people called by God the “Chosen People”: the Jews.