Religion, Faith and Spirituality in Islam Lecture Series
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 7:00pm
Istanbul Cultural Center, 591 North Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009
Dr. Mustafa Sahin
This program will introduce participants to the major issues in the history of Islam, one of the major Abrahamic religions. It is intended as a series of introductory lectures on major themes in the history of Muslim societies and how they relate to contemporary events. No prior knowledge of Islam is required. This program is open to public but registration is required.
Suggested Book: “Vision of Islam” by Sachiko Murata and William Chittick. Paragon House.
Fees: Participation fee for adults is $50 (for 5 weeks). Fee for College and High School students is $25. Please write checks payable to the Atlantic Institute. Light refreshments will be served.
04/23/2015: Brief Overview of the Hadith of Gabriel/the Tripartite Division of Islam; Foundations of Islamic Worldview
04/30/2015: Islam: Law and Politics
05/07/2015: Iman: Culture and Belief
05/14/2015: Ihsan: Spirituality and Society
05/20/2015*: Islam and the Modern World
*The last class as been changed from Thursday, May 21 to Wednesday, May 20.