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Comparing Halakhah and Sharia Law (Sunday workshop) with Rabbi Leonard Gordon

Comparing Halakhah and Sharia Law: A New Frontier of Jewish-Muslim Relations

Sunday, November 12th at 10:00 AM

Rabbinic Judaism and Islam are both traditions rooted in law and legal philosophy. Join Rabbi Gordon for a special workshop where we will examine some passages comparing and contrasting rules governing food, the family, and religious life.

Germantown Jewish Centre’s Rabbi Emeritus, Leonard Gordon, served GJC from 1994-2010. He is co-Director of Interfaith Partners for Peace, an organization that promotes co-existence for Israelis and Palestinians. Rabbi Gordon is  completing a Doctor of Ministry degree in Interfaith Studies at the Andover Newton Theological School.

$18 (sponsorships available upon request)

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$18 per person