Multi-Faith Resource Team Hosts Faith Week Jan. 18 to 23
The Multi-Faith Resource Team is hosting a number of events to mark Faith Week Jan. 18 to 23, beginning with a tour of local places of worship Jan. 18 and a Faith Fair Jan. 19 from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. in the MacNaughton Building lobby.
On Jan. 20, the Jewish Student Organization hosts a free bagel lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Room 004 of the University Centre, and the documentaries Hiding and Seeking: Forgiveness and Tolerance After the Holocaust, Islam: Empire of Faith and What Is True: An Introduction to Secular Humanism run from 1:30 to 4 p.m. in UC 442. A panel discussion on “Faith and Social Justice” begins at 5:30 p.m. in UC 103.
On Jan. 22 from 7 to 9 p.m. in War Memorial Hall, four religious scholars representing Hinduism (Chris Chapple), Christianity (Jim Pankratz), Judaism (Rabbi Ed Elkin) and Islam (Timothy Gianotti) will present their views of those who fall outside the faith.
All events are free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.uoguelph.ca/~faith.