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ACI Professor Explores Muslim Views of Jesus May 16 & 17

2007. 05. 10.

CALDWELL – Albertson College of Idaho (ACI) religion professor Denny Clark will present a one-evening mini-course which examines the many references to Jesus in the Qur'an, and the significant role Jesus plays in Muslim theology, as part of the spring series of adult religious education events sponsored by CofI and the Faith and Life Institute for Theological Education (FLITE).

The mini-course will be offered twice:

  • Wednesday, May 16 – Cathedral of the Rockies, 11th & Hays, Boise, from 7-9:15 p.m. An optional meal will be served at 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 17 – CofI in the Kathryn Albertson International Center, from 7-9:15 p.m.

The registration fee is $10 (free for high school and college students). No reservations are necessary.

Clark will also consider how the figure of Jesus can become an important link in promoting Muslim-Christian understanding and relationships. Dr. Said Ahmed-Zaid of the Islamic Center of Boise will participate in the discussion at the Boise event.

FLITE (Faith and Life Institute for Theological Education), sponsored by ACI, seeks to promote religious understanding and the interaction between faith and life for people of the Treasure Valley.