How do we talk about Jihad?
Monday 11 November 19.00 – 21.00
5 Birch Road, Sheffield, S9 3XL
A Christian Scholar of Islam Dr Chris Hewer is back in Sheffield!
Dialogue Society Sheffield Branch will hold a seminar event in order to understand the misconception of "Jihad". He is going to talk about what "jihad" really means to muslims?
After Chris' speech , there will be a Q/A session.
Refreshment will be provided!
Dr Chris Hewer comes from a background in Christian theology, education, Islamic studies and inter-faith studies and has worked in the field of Muslims in Britain and Christian-Muslim relations since 1986, first at the Centre for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations at Selly Oak in Birmingham and from 1999 to 2005, as the Adviser on Inter-Faith Relations to the Bishop of Birmingham. From 2006-2010, he was the St Ethelburga Fellow in Christian-Muslim Relations in London, with a brief to deliver adult popular education courses, study days and talks around Greater London. His current work is to teach study days and residential courses, to develop written and electronic resources and to be available for consultation.
|Event held by||Dialogue Society|
|Telephone||020 7839 8675|
|Event categories||Conference/seminar/talk/workshop, Dialogue/discussion|
|Important information||Everyone who is interested in the topic is kindly invited to our seminar event.
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