2012 Alumni/ae Days Schedule of Events

Schedule of the 2012 Alumni/ae Days

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

1pm Interfaith Panel: Nurturing a Culture of Just-Peace: Opening Local Communities for Interfaith Engagement

3pm Meet and Greet with EDS Faculty and Staff

4pm Alastair Cassels-Brown Memorial Organ Concert: Nancy Granert, organist

5:15pm Evening Prayer

6pm Alumni/ae Reception

Thursday, May 3, 2012

8:45am Community Eucharist

9:45am Community Coffee

10:45am Kellogg Lecture 1: What Does It Mean to Be an Observant Muslim in America? 

Dr. Ingrid Mattson will address assimilation and religious accomodation, the difference between religious law and civil law, and alliances for the common good. 


12:00pm Alumni/ae Lunch and Annual Meeting

2:30pm Kellogg Lecture 2: What Is the Current State of Christian-Muslim Relations?

Dr. Ingrid Mattson will survey the global state of relations between Christians and Muslims, examine material and ideological factors that create tension and conflict, and will discuss the political and theological ideas and activities that further peace and community. 

3:45pm Closing Prayer and Refreshments