Religious Identity and Renewal: Jewish, Christian and Muslim Explorations

Symposium participants. Photo: LWF/I. Benesch
Symposium participants. Photo: LWF/I. Benesch


The conference will provide theological reflection on the dynamics of religious renewal with scholars from the Jewish, Christian and Muslim traditions.

Religions carry strong visions of renewal and thereby have the potential to trigger dynamics of change in all spheres of human life.

Theological perspectives on renewal are shaped by how religious communities conceive of God, God’s presence and God’s action.

Furthermore, renewal of religious identity is informed by how religious communities interpret past, present, and future challenges to themselves, society and the world.

In our time of intensified religious diversity we have an opportunity to explore together the meaning of religious renewal across religious traditions.

Department: Department for Theology and Public Witness

Program: Public Theology and Interreligious Relations

Language: English

Invitation Only
12:00 PM GMT-07:00
10 August 2014
5:30 PM GMT-07:00
14 August 2014

Seattle University, School of Theology and Ministry

Hunthausen Hall 901 12th Avenue, P.O. Box 222000
Seattle 98122-1090


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