Graduate Theological Union

God in the White House: Religion and the 2012 Election

Dates: 
Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 7:00pm

We will explore the Christian, Mormon, Muslim and Jewish perspectives on the upcoming election and the role of religion in American politics, with attention to recent discussions around the separation of Church and State, on religious freedom and its role in public policy, and U.S. foreign policy.

Speakers:

  • James A. Donahue, President and Professor of Ethics, Graduate Theological Union
  • Daniel Itzkovitz, Professor of American Literature and Culture, Stonehill College
  • Zahra Billoo, Executive Director, Council on American-Islamic Relations
  • Robert A. Rees, Visiting Professor of Mormon Studies, Graduate Theological Union
  • Marianne Farina, C.S.C., Professor of Philosophy and Theology, Graduate Theological Union (moderator)

Register now (required)

Chapel of the Great Commission, Pacific School of Religion, 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley