Wise Women in Three Texts and Traditions

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70 St Mary St

70 Saint Mary Street

Toronto, ON M5S 1J3

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A workshop exploring the role of women in Jewish, Muslim and Christian texts and traditions.

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Dr. Marcie Lenk is a Jewish scholar who lives in Jerusalem and has traveled widely teaching Jews and Christians (and people of other faiths) to understand and appreciate the basic text, ideas and faith of the other. She is deeply committed to interfaith engagements and dialogue. She specilized in Early Christianity at Harvard University.

Dr. Laury Silvers is a Muslim scholar and an activist. She is the author, co-author and co-editor of books and articles on Sufism in the Formative Period, Pious and Sufi Women ,and Muslim women's encounter with the Quran. Now in her retirement, she is bringing her scholarship and community concerns to life writing fiction with great reviews.

Saturday, November 16th.

Registration and refreshments at 9:30am.

$40 includes lunch; $30 for students of all ages. Pay at the door. We accept cash (exact amount would be appreciated) and credit cards.

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70 Saint Mary Street

Toronto, ON M5S 1J3

Canada

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