Religion and the Upcoming Presidential Election

Thu, Oct 18, 2012 7:00 pm

Chapel of the Great Commission, Pacific School of Religion, 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley, Calif.

The Christian, Mormon, Muslim and Jewish perspectives on the upcoming election and the role of religion in American politics, with attention to recent discussions around the separation of Church and State, on religious freedom and its role in public policy, and U.S. foreign policy.
Will include workshops with speakers from various religious communities as well as a light dinner. Free and open to the public.

Speakers:

James A. Donahue, President and Professor of Ethics, Graduate Theological Union
Daniel Itzkovitz, Professor of American Literature and Culture, Stonehill College
Zahra Billoo, Executive Director, Council on American-Islamic Relations
Robert A. Rees, Visiting Professor of Mormon Studies, Graduate Theological Union
Marianne Farina, C.S.C., Professor of Philosophy and Theology, Graduate Theological Union (moderator)

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