Professor Saritoprak will examine the place of Jesus in the Qur'an and Hadith. He will present the topic of Jesus in Islam from an Islamic theological perspective including both classical and contemporary theologians' views of Jesus. Like Christians, Muslims, in general, also believe in the second coming of Jesus, known in Islam as the descent of Jesus. Dr. Saritoprak will highlight different Islamic theological approaches to Jesus's descent. Finally, Dr. Saritoprak will discuss the important role Jesus can play in interfaith dialogue.
From 6:15pm until 8:15pm
At UIW Rosenberg Sky Room
847 E.Hildebrand, San Antonio, TX 78212
Dialogue Institute of the Southwest and UIW Department of Religious Studies / 2103775044Agenda 6:15-6:45 pm Registration and Light Refreshments 6:45 pm Welcome and Introduction of the Speaker 7:00 pm Lecture 7:45-8:15 pm Q&A Suggested Donation: $10 Complimentary for Seniors and Students.