Reflections on Interfaith Dialogue: Lecture by Professor Jafar Morvarid, Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran

Thursday, January 21, 2016
4:00 p.m., Abernethy Room, Axinn Center

Professor Morvarid will discuss the necessity of interfaith dialoge in the contemporary world and some of its philosophical and theological challenges.   He is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the theological department of the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran.  He received his PhD from the Iranian Institute of Philosophy in 2011.  Prior to that, in addition to an M.A. from Tehran University in philosophy, he received extensive training in traditional Islamic Studies from the Islamic Seminary of Qom.

Sponsored by the Department of Religion, and the Scott Centef for Spiritual and Religious Life.