Who Is My Neighbor?
An Introduction to Islam for Non-Muslims
Want to learn more about Islam and our Muslim brothers and sisters? Here’s your chance! This five-week class will give you a chance to educate yourself about Islam and learn about its relationship to Christianity and Judaism, especially in matters of social justice. This class will be led by Riverside member Eugene Melino, NYU University Chaplain Imam Khalid Latif, NYU Associate Muslim Chaplain Faiyaz Jaffner, and Master of Divinity Candidate Mona Haydar.
Classes will run on Tuesday evenings beginning on April 25 and continue each week until May 23. Participants will be required to purchase a book for the class for $5. To register for the class please contact Lennith Santos-Santana or call 212.870.6833.
Tuesday, April 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Why Learn about Islam
Tuesday, May 2, 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Muslim History & Community
Tuesday, May 9, 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Muslim Life & Religious Practice
Tuesday, May 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Unity, Diversity, Mercy & Peace
Tuesday, May 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Living Faithfully with Muslim Neighbors
Date/Time TBD – A Visit with a Muslim