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Understanding Islam Series

October 23, 2019 at 5:30pm7:00pm EDT

Bird Library, 114

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Join the Muslim Chaplaincy at Syracuse University for its renowned 7-week program intended to educate and increase understanding of Islam, and also to engage participants of different backgrounds into a productive dialogue and better understanding of common and different grounds. The series is free of charge and open for the campus and off-campus interfaith community. Please RSVP via email to to express interest in one or all sessions.

The series will be facilitated by Muslim Chaplain Amir Duric, and co-sponsored by Muslim Student Life at Syracuse University, Muslim Students’ Association, SU Libraries and Hendricks Chapel.

Wednesdays, Oct. 2 through Nov. 13, 2019 from 5:30-7 p.m.


Oct 2: Introduction to the basic terms and concepts              

Oct 9: Contemplation and Submission              

Oct 16: Perfecting Moral Character                

Oct 23: Demystifying Jihad              

Oct 30: An Insight into the Gender Jihad             

Nov 6: Muhammad, mercy to the worlds

Nov 13: Visiting a Syracuse Mosque

Note: Each session will consist of a lecture and discussion.

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This event was published on September 24, 2019.

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