Reading Challenging Texts in the Holy Scriptures
82.4 million people worldwide, were forcibly displaced at the end of 2020 because of persecution, conflict, violence, human rights violations, and public order disturbance (data by UNHCR).
While sources of these problems vary, religious misinterpretations of some texts in the Holy Scriptures fuel some of these conflicts. Hence, understanding and reading these challenging texts are basic steps to build harmonious interreligious relationships.
In this regard, The Netherlands-Indonesia Consortium for Muslim-Christian Relations(NICMCR) in collaboration with UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta present:
The Second Webinar Series: Reading Challenging Texts in the Holy Scriptures, under the subtheme of Love and Compassion in The Bible and Qur’an on
📅 Wednesday, 13 October 2021
🕜 1.30 pm Jakarta time
🕣 8.30 am Dutch time
📹 Via Zoom Meeting
1. Prof. Dr. Ruard Ganzevoort, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
2. Dr. Ahmad Rafiq, UIN Sunan Kalijaga University
3. Drs. Anne Dijk, FAHM Instituut
4. Rev. Dr. Yusak Tridarmanto, Duta Wacana Christian University
Dr. Ge Speelman, Protestantse Theologische Universiteit
✍️To register, please click HERE and complete the form
Meeting ID and Passcode will be informed later.