Understanding Islam Today -- Prof. Stephen Lloyd-Moffett
Dr. Stephen Lloyd-Moffett is an internationally known Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies and will be presenting a five-week lecture series starting this fall entitled: Understanding Islam Today. The lecture series will be introduced by San Luis Obispo Mayor Jan Marx.
This series of lectures provides an opportunity to discover more about Islam and move beyond the headlines and sound-bites to seek answers to the troubling questions of our time. Included lectures:
-- The Historical Roots of Islam --
-- The Quran and the Worldview of Islam
-- The Place of Violence and the Rise of ISIS
-- Shari'ah Law and the Hope for Democracy
-- Islam and Muslim Women
Registration: Free to the public, however, seating is limited and A TICKET IS REQUIRED FOR ADMITTANCE. The print-at-home ticket option can be found below the will-call option on the drop-down menu. OBTAIN A FREE TICKET, PRINT IT AT HOME AND BRING IT WITH YOU, OR CALL BROWN PAPER TICKETS TO GET ON THE WILL CALL LIST
Sponsored by Lifelong Learners of the Central Coast in cooperation with the Islamic Society of SLO County, the SLO United Methodist Church, the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of SLO County and the Five Cities Diversity Coalition. Special thanks to Congregation Beth David, People of Faith for Justice, the Mosque of Nasreen, United Church of Christ, St. Johns Lutheran Church, Unity of SLO, and the City of SLO.
Date: Wednesdays, beginning September 14, 2016, and continuing September 21 & 28, October 5 & 19
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: United Methodist Church, 1515 Fredericks St. San Luis Obispo, CA
United Methodist Church (View)
1515 Fredericks St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405