Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Understanding Islam: Part One

Meetings, talks presentations, workshops
Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 06:00 PM

Venue: Holy Family Retreat Center, West Hartford  |  City: West Hartford CT

Finding Friendship: Understanding Islam (part one of two-part series) with Imam Sami A. Aziz will be presented from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 20, at Holy Family Retreat Center in West Hartford.  Part one will offer an overview of Islam belief, with the goal of cultivating mutual understanding and respect between Muslims and Christians. Participants will learn the five pillars of practice, the six pillars of belief, the sources of Muslim ethics and more. Imam Aziz is the Muslim chaplain at Wesleyan University and an assistant imam at Bloomfield Muslim Community Center. He is founder and president of CommonGroundServices.org, a non-profit aimed at uniting hearts through education. Part two will be presented on Oct. 11. Offering: $40 per session, $75 for both, includes dinner. 860-760-9705. www.holyfamilyretreat.org

 

Telephone
860-760-9705
Address
303 Tunxis Road
West Hartford CT

 

All Dates


  • Wednesday, September 20, 2017 06:00 PM