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)