Diocese of Portsmouth

Understanding Islam Day

Start date
14 Oct 2017, 9:30 a.m.
End date
14 Oct 2017, 4:30 p.m.
St John’s Church, 7 Church Road, Locks Heath, Southampton, SO31 6LW

Understanding Islam Day

Engaging Discipleship: Social Engagement

With Dr.Richard McCallum and Dilwar Hussain

Saturday 14th October 2017
9:30am-4:30pm, StJohn’s Church, Locks Heath, SO31 6LW

Richard McCallum

A sociologist with research interests in religion and society and the contemporary encounter of faith groups in society. His doctorate explored Christian responses to Islam in the British context.

Dilwar Hussain

An independent consultant working on social policy, Muslim identity and Islamic reform in the modern world. Founding Chair of New Horizons in British Islam, a charity that works for reform in Muslim thought and practice.

The day covers:

Understanding Muslims, Exploring Islam in Britain,Responding to Islam and Engaging with Muslims.

Numbers limited.
Open to clergy, PCC members and congregational members
Sandwich lunch provided

Register your interest

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The event costs £2.00 per person payable on the day by cheque or cash.