2013 - 2014

Neighbors & Neighborhood

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Perspectives on Abrahamic Traditions

North Star Ballroom
St. Paul Student Center, University of Minnesota
2017 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

More info for location: http://www1.umn.edu/twincities/maps/StCen/

»

Listening for the Spirit of God in Our Pursuit of Justice: Spirituality and Justice in the Jewish Tradition

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Lecture by Rabbi Rachel Timoner

McNeely Hall 100
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul campus

»

Song of Wonder

Wednesday, April 23, 7:30 pm

A concert of South Indian and Judeo-Spanish music featuring Nirmala Rajasekar and David Jordan Harris

Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul Campus

»

Backstage at Song of Wonder

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

A preview by Nirmala Rajasekar and David Jordan Harris of their Sacred Arts Festival concert

John Roach Center, Room 126
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul campus

»

Conversations in Feminism, Law, and Religion

Thursday, March 20, 2:30pm - Friday, March 21, 5:30pm

Rev. Elizabeth Eaton, presiding Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, will deliver the keynote address for this groundbreaking two-day conference that continues a conversation begun by feminist legal scholars and theologians and marked by the recent publication of Feminism, Law, and Religion (Ashgate Press 2013, Failinger, Schiltz and Stabile, eds.) about the role that theology and religious law from diverse religions can play in the construction and critique of just law throughout the world. The Jay Phillips Center is cosponsoring this event in collaboration with the University of St. Thomas College of Arts and Sciences, School of Law, LuAnn Dummer Center for Women, Muslim-Christian Dialogue Center, Siena Symposium for Women, Family, and Culture, and the Terrence J. Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law, and Public Policy.

Woulfe Auditorium
Anderson Student Center
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul campus

»

Religious Understandings of Hospice and Palliative Care

Monday, March 10, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

An Interfaith Conversation on End-of-Life Care

Woulfe Alumni Hall North (378A), Anderson Student Center
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Campus

»

Seeker of Truth

Saturday, March 1, 2014

An evening of Sufi, Hebrew, and Christian Devotional music, poetry, and stories by the Yuval Ron Ensemble

Twin Cities Friends Meeting House
1725 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

»

Religion in Prison

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 7:00 p.m.

Film screening of "If I Give My Soul" and interfaith conversation with Andrew Johnson and local prison chaplains

Woulfe Alumni Hall North (378A), Anderson Student Center
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Campus

»

In Quest of the Jewish Mary: The Mother of Jesus in History, Theology, and Spirituality

Monday, February 10, 2014

Lecture by Sister M. Christine Athans, BVM, Ph.D.

Woulfe Alumni Hall North (378A), Anderson Student Center
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Campus

»

The Jerusalem of Islam

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Lecture by Steven L. Derfler

Church of St. Edward, Social Hall
9401 Nesbitt Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55437

»

Pope Francis and the Jewish People: From Catholic-Jewish Relations in Argentina to Catholic-Jewish Relations around the World

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Lecture by Rabbi Mordechai Levin

O'Shaughnessy Educational Center Auditorium
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul campus

»

The Jerusalem of Christianity

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Lecture by Steven L. Derfler

Church of St. Edward, Social Hall
9401 Nesbitt Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55437

»

Little Mosque on the Prairie - “The Barrier” (season 1, episode 2)

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Interfaith discussion facilitated by Odeh Muhawesh, Noreen Nazir, and Rabbi David Wirtschafter

St. Pascal Baylon Catholic Church, Social Hall
1757 Conway Street, St. Paul, MN 55106

»

The Jerusalem of Judaism

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Lecture by Steven L. Derfler

Church of St. Edward, Social Hall
9401 Nesbitt Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55437

»

Little Mosque on the Prairie - “Keeping the Faith" (season 4, episode 16)

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Interfaith discussion facilitated by Muhammad A. Ahmad, Noreen Nazir, and Rabbi David Wirtschafter

St. Pascal Baylon Catholic Church, Social Hall
1757 Conway Street, St. Paul, MN 55106

»

Little Mosque on the Prairie – “The Archdeacon Cometh” (season 1, episode 8)

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Interfaith discussion facilitated by Muhammad A. Ahmad, Noreen Nazir, and Rabbi David Wirtschafter

St. Pascal Baylon Catholic Church, Social Hall
1757 Conway Street, St. Paul, MN 55106

»

Hank Greenberg: Baseball Star, Jewish Hero, American Legend

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Biographer John Rosengren interviewed by Rabbi David Wirtschafter

Woulfe Alumni Hall North (378A)
Anderson Student Center
University of St. Thomas

»

Building a Bridge over Shifting Sands: Muslims and Jews Seeking Peace in Jerusalem

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Presentations by Rabbi Ron Kronish and Kadi Iyad Zahalka of Jerusalem

Mount Zion Temple
1300 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

»

The Other Peace Process: Interreligious Dialogue in the Service of Peace

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Presentations by Rabbi Ron Kronish and Kadi Iyad Zahalka of Jerusalem

CHANGE OF VENUE
Hamline Methodist Church
1514 Englewood Ave, St Paul, MN 55104

»

Muslims and Jews Seeking Peace in Jerusalem

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Presentations by Rabbi Ron Kronish and Kadi Iyad Zahalka of Jerusalem

Woulfe Alumni Hall North (378A)
Anderson Student Center
University of St. Thomas

»