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Interreligious Heroes – Book Talk

February 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MST

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A virtual event presentation by Rabbi Dr. Alon Goshen-Gottstein

ABOUT THE EVENT:

“Interreligious Heroes” brings together 43 premier faith leaders from six religious traditions.

These leaders were asked:

a. Who is a figure who inspires your interfaith work?

b. How does this figure inspire you, and what lessons, applications,

and concrete expressions has this inspiration taken in

your life?

The result is a stunning overview of the interfaith movement, its history, role models and heroes. Historical presentation complements the personal and experiential voice of the authors, making this not only a work for interfaith education but also a resource for spiritual inspiration.

The project was conceived as a tribute to Elijah board member and contemporary interreligious hero, Rabbi David Rosen, on the occasion of his seventieth birthday.

there is a 50% discount, when ordering on Wipf and Stock
at checkout (when paying) one has to use the discount coupon ELIJAHINTERFAITH

 

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

Alon Goshen-Gottstein is the founder and director of the Elijah Interfaith Institute, and lecturer and director of the Center for the Study of Rabbinic Thought, Beit Morasha College, Jerusalem. Ordained as a rabbi in 1977, he holds a Ph.D. from Hebrew University of Jerusalem in the field of Rabbinic Thought. His four score publications are divided between the areas of Interreligious Dialogue, Theology of Religions, Jewish Spirituality, and Rabbinic Thought. He has published 15 books in the field of theology of religions and interfaith relations. He is the editor of the Interreligious Reflections series, where work of the Elijah Think Tank is featured at Wipf and Stock publishers. His most recent monograph is Luther the Antisemite: A Contemporary Jewish Perspective (2018) published by Fortress Press.
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Date:
February 8
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MST
Cost:
$18
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