Peace education seminar set at New Windsor Service Center

November 22, 1993

On Earth Peace Assembly Inc., a peace education program of the Church of the Brethren, will sponsor a daylong seminar, "Religious Perspectives on Peacemaking," Dec. 11 in Windsor Hall at the New Windsor Service Center.

The seminar will feature leaders of four of the world's great religions sharing their views on peace.

The program includes:

* 9 a.m. -- "A Jewish Perspective on Peacemaking" by Rabbi Shira Lander, a rabbinical consultant and lecturer, Board of Rabbis Study Coordinator, Institute for Christian-Jewish Studies.

* 9:45 a.m. -- "A Buddhist Perspective on Peacemaking" by Andre Papantonio, Dharma Study Group of Baltimore.

* 10:45 a.m. -- "An Islamic Perspective on Peacemaking" by Iman M. Bashar Arafat, imam and director, Islamic Society of Baltimore.

* 11:30 a.m. -- "A Baha'i Perspective on Peacemaking" by Dr. Suheil Badi Bashrui, Baha'i chair for world peace, University of Maryland College Park. Dr. Bashrui is a scholar of Anglo-Irish, English and Arabic literatures.

The cost for this conference is $13.50, including lunch. Preregistration confirmation is urged.

Information: 635-8705.

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