Interfaith Week — The Rabbi Ferdinand M. Isserman Memorial Lecture

  • Thursday, March 31, 2022 • 7:00 pm
  • DUC 276

The Rabbi Ferdinand M. Isserman Memorial Lecture

Ibrahim-Abdul-MatinIbrahim Abdul-Matin will speak on the topic, “Dominion or Regeneration: How do Faith Communities Show Up in Perilous Times?” Abdul-Matin is an interfaith leader focused on environmental justice and sustainability. His talk will include examples of interfaith partnerships working for economic justice, and call us to consider what our own religious and philosophical traditions call us to do in response to our climate crisis. Abdul-Matin is the author of Green Deen: What Islam Teaches About Protecting the Planet, and is the founder of Green Squash Consulting, a management consulting firm based in New York working with people, organizations, companies, coalitions, and governments committed to equity, justice, and protecting the planet.

This lecture is presented in collaboration with the Interfaith Partnership of Greater St. Louis, the Office for Religious, Spiritual & Ethical Life and the Center for Diversity & Inclusionat Washington University in St. Louis. Free parking for the event is available in the Danforth University Center garage (6475 Forsyth Ave). For more information, contact Callista Isabelle.

Free and open to the public.

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