Thank you for Standing in Solidarity Against Islamophobia!
GTU Solidarity Statement and Panel Discussion
Pacific School of Religion chapel, 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley
Rev. Dr. H James Hopkins, American Baptist Seminary of the West
Dr. Munir Jiwa, Center for Islamic Studies
Dr. Naomi Seidman, Center for Jewish Studies
Imam Zaid Shakir, Zaytuna College
Dr. Rita Sherma, Center for Dharma Studies
Jakada Imani, Ignite Institute Director
For God’s Sake: A Program with the Founders of Zaytuna College Zaytuna College, 2401 Le Conte Ave, Berkeley
The wars, hatred, and chauvinism polarizing many parts of the world, including our own country, are causing many to justify the wanton slaughter of “them” in the interest of protecting “us.” We can only bridge this lethal divide when we recognize that there is no “them,” there is only “us” — because God has sanctified all life
Co-sponsored by Graduate Theological Union, Center for Islamic Studies, the Center for Jewish Studies, Center for Dharma Studies, American Baptist Seminary of the West, Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology, Ignite Institute at PSR, Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University, Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Pacific School of Religion, San Francisco Theological Seminary, Starr King School for the Ministry, Zaytuna College, and the United Religions Initiative.