Tuesday, November 21, 2017
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies
29 Pierre Koenig Street, Talpiot, Jerusalem , Israel
Critical Issues/Book Launch of The Other Peace Process: Interreligious Dialogue, a View from Jerusalem, with a discussion between:
Tuesday, Nov 21, 11:45AM-1:00PM
The author of The Other Peace Process: Interreligious Dialogue, a View from Jerusalem, Rabbi Dr Ron Kronish is the Founding Director of the Interreligious Coordinating Council in Israel (ICCI), which he directed for 25 years. Drawing on personal experiences and encounters, he describes the theory and practice of interreligious dialogue, education and action in Israel and Palestine in the context of the political peace process. He also covers the peace-building processes and programs that occur in Israel and the region.
Kadi Iyad Zahalka, Head of the Shar’i Court in Jerusalem, is an accomplished judge, lecturer, author and activist. He obtained his L.L.B. from Tel Aviv University, and his M.A. (summa cum laude) from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, where he is now completing his PhD thesis on the Muslim Minority Jurisprudence Doctrine (Fiqh al Aqalliyyat).
The Very Revd. Hosam Naoum is Dean of St George’s Anglican Cathedral in Jerusalem. Previously, he was responsible for St Phillips in Nablus, the Church of the Good Shepherd in Rafidia, and St Matthew’s in Zababdeh. He studied at Virginia Theological Seminary between 2009-2010.
Rabbi Dr. Ron Kronish will be selling and signing his new book The Other Peace Process: Interreligious Dialogue, a View from Jerusalem.
Bookings are closed for this event.