Building Bridges of Connection with our Muslim Neighbors
Co-sponsored with Kesher: Connection!
Sunday, March 6, 2016, 11:00am
CJCS/Oakland Mills High School
Moderator: Rabbi Ilyse S. Kramer
Guest Speakers from the Montgomery Muslim Community Center (MMCC)
Building bridges to create interfaith engagement opportunities takes time and trust. Join us for our first session together, to focus on creating some new relationships with our Muslim friends from the Montgomery Muslim Community Center (MMCC, Silver Spring, MD).
Topics for discussion include:
Understanding and contextualizing ISIS
Muslim leaders, communities, and lay outcry against ISIS
Radical Islam; Moderate Islam: responses
Reflections on the Syrian refugee crisis
Reflections and Stories: Muslim lives today from 9/11 to 2016; and its impact on our guests personally, their families, and communities
What's next? Building Bridges together