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God in the White House: Religion and the 2012 Election

October 18, 2012 at 7:00pm

Please join us at the GTU as we explore the Christian, Mormon, Muslim and Jewish perspectives on the upcoming election and the role of religion in American politics, with attention to recent discussions around the separation of Church and State, on religious freedom and its role in public policy, and U.S. foreign policy. Will include workshops as well as a light dinner.

Speakers include:

  • James A. Donahue, President and Professor of Ethics, Graduate Theological Union;

  • Daniel Itzkovitz, Professor of American Literature and Culture, Stonehill College;

  • Zahra Billoo, Executive Director, Council on American- Islamic Relations;

  • Robert A. Rees, Visiting Professor of Mormon Studies, Graduate Theological Union;

  • Marianne Farina, C.S.C., Associate Professor of Philosophy and Theology, Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology (moderator).

Chapel of the Great Commission, Pacific School of Religion, 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley.

 Free and open to the public but registration required »