When Religions Contribute to Education for a more Fraternal Humanity

Study Day in preparation for the World Event Reconstructing the Global Educational Pact (14 May 2020) promoted by Pope Francis

What resources are religions endowed with to educate for a more fraternal humanity? To respond to this question, a study day is organised amongst expert representatives of various religions, including a Christian, a Muslim, a Jew, a Hindu, a Buddhist, a Confucian, and an exponent of the traditional African religions.

Event date Feb 24, 2020
Hours: From 17:00 To 19:00
Event organizer: Gregorian Centre for Interreligious Studies
Event Category: Study Days
Room: Aula Magna
Venue:

Pontificia Università Gregoriana
Piazza della Pilotta, 4
I-00187 Roma

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Online registrations are closed. Registration will still be possible on site on the same day of the event, starting at 16:00, until seats are exhausted.

Simultaneous translation will be provided: Italian, English, French.

For information:
interreligious@unigre.it
Phone. +39 06 67015531
Room T-203

Ore 9.00-13.00
RESERVED SEMINAR for Teachers and Students

The Image of the Other in Our Own Religion
Hana BENDCOWSKY, Ms., Prof. Clémentine FAÏK-NZUJI, Massimo GARGIULO, PH.D., Jaya MURTHY, PH.D., Nayla TABBARA, PH.D., Rev. Halyale WIMALARATHANA THERO
 

Ore 17.00-19.00
ROUND TABLE open to the public AULA MAGNA

Introduction
Prayer, Chaplaincy and Choir of the Pontifical Gregorian University video message from His Holiness Pope FRANCESCO for the launch of the "Global Compact on Education".

Official Salutations

Debate
Moderator:
R. P. Laurent BASANESE S.J. Director of the Gregorian Centre for Interreligious Studies of the Pontifical Gregorian University, Italy

Speakers:

Ms. Hana BENDCOWSKY, The Rossing Center for Education and Dialogue, Israel
Prof. Clémentine FAÏK-NZUJI Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium
Massimo GARGIULO, PH.D. Cardinal Bea Centre for Judaic Studies, Pontifical Gregorian University, Italy
Jaya MURTHY, PH.D. Essayist and Scholar of Hinduism, Italy
Nayla TABBARA, PH.D. Adyan Foundation, Lebanon
Rev. Halyale WIMALARATHANA THERO International Buddhist Foundation, Switzerland

Salutations and Conclusions
Rev. Fr Diego SARRIÓ CUCARELLA M. Afr. President of the Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies, Italy

Song to Fraternity
Lower Secondary School Pupils, directed by Ms Teresa BRACAGLIA Comprehensive Institute "Teresa Spinelli" of Rome

Ore 19.00
BUFFET