Nationalism, Religious Intolerance, and the Future of Interfaith Coalitions

Nationalism, Religious Intolerance, and the Future of Interfaith Coalitions

Conversations on religious intolerance across the globe. A discussion on current political leaders using religion and religious sites to demonstrate power. The discussion includes recent events which demonstrate examples of religious intolerance. Including the conversion of Turkey’s Hagia Sophia from a museum to a mosque, Christian Nationalism in the US and India’s recent decline in religious tolerance.

Panelists include:

• Dr. Parvez Ahmed, Director of Diversity, UNF

• Dr. Julie Ingersoll, Religious Studies Program Coordinator, UNF

• Alex Sivar, Interfaith Center of Northeast Florida

Tuesday November 17
6:00 – 7pm

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OUR VISION: Interfaith Center Northeast Florida strives to make our region a beacon for interfaith cooperation.

OUR MISSION: Interfaith Center Northeast Florida seeks to be a leader in the building of mutual understanding among diverse faiths, in Northeast Florida.

CORE VALUES: Interfaith Literacy, Mutual Curiosity, Community Engagement

Interfaith Center for Northeast Florida, is a non-profit organization in Jacksonville FL, that aims to promote interfaith understanding through messages, events and celebrations. We develop and facilitate dialogue in order to enhance Northeast Florida’s awareness and appreciation of religious and non-religious diversity.