Conference: San Francisco Bay Area Sabeel

When & Where
Christ the King Catholic Church
199 Brandon Rd
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
March 21, 2014 (All day) - March 22, 2014 (All day)
Contact
Kate Doherty
925 682 2486

 

VOICES FOR JUSTICE AND PEACE IN THE HOLY LAND

An opportunity to hear from and talk with Christian, Muslim, Jewish and secular leaders, scholars and activists about the situation in Palestine/Israel

Keynote Speaker - Rev. Graylan Scott Hagler - Senior Minister of Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ, Washington, D.C., and National President of Ministers for Racial, Social and Economic Justice.

Accompanied by a special message from Professor Richard Falk, U.N. Special Rapporteur for the Palestinian Territories.

Plenary Speakers include Palestinian authors Susan Abulhawa and Omar Barghouti, Israeli historian Ilan Pappé, Ambassador Ed Peck, Col. Ann Wright, Dr. Lonnie Bristow and Prof. Clayborn Carson.

The conference will also feature several workshops led by academics, intellectuals, activists and religious leaders.

Conference co-sponsored by Christ the King Parish, Pleasant Hill, and Northern California Friends of Sabeel including Mt. Diablo Peace & Justice Center.