LSTC News Release
"What Our Sacred Scriptures Say about Love of God and Neighbor" examines texts
Posted Mar 7, 2008
On Sunday, April 6, A Center of Christian-Muslim Engagement for Peace and Justice (CCME) at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago will host its third mini-conference examining what the Bible and Qur’an have to say about a particular topic. “What Our Sacred Scriptures Say about Love of God and Neighbor” begins at 2:00 p.m. in the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Common Room (350). It is free and open to the public.
Speakers for the day are Dr. Irfan Omar, Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Marquette University, and the Rev. Dr. Ralph Klein, Christ Seminary-Seminex Professor of Old Testament, LSTC.
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The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago forms visionary leaders to bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ. Its approximately 290 students come from all parts of the United States and from around the world to study in the masters level and advanced studies programs. Graduates become pastors, other church leaders, and university and seminary professors. LSTC is a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and a member of the Association of Chicago Theological Schools, allowing students to cross-register among the 12 member seminaries and drawing on a wealth of ecumenical resources. LSTC enjoys a number of cooperative arrangements with the University of Chicago.