Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning

The Jay Phillips Center is a collaborative enterprise of Saint John's University and the University of St. Thomas (MN), and it also serves the College of Saint Benedict. Its mission is to promote interfaith learning, friendship, and service among people of various religions. Please read our latest newsletter.

Upcoming Public Events

Monday, November 9, 2015, 10:20 a.m at SJU
Jesus in Islam
Lecture by Zeki Saritoprak, Ph.D.
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Expert to speak on implications of the Holocaust for multireligious conversations 
Published March 20, 2015

VBVictoria Barnett, director of the programs on ethics, religion and the Holocaust at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., will present the lecture "Implications of the Holocaust for Multireligious Conversations" at 4:15 p.m. Monday, April 20, in Room 264 of the Quadrangle Building, Saint John's University.

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Recent Publications

A Hindu Theology of Liberation: Not-Two Is Not One
Book by Anantanand Rambachan, special consultant to the Jay Phillips Center

"Interreligious and Interfaith Studies in Relation to Religious Studies and Theological Studies"
Article by Hans Gustafson, associate director of the center

"Interfaith Affinity: The shared vision of Rabbi Heschel and Pope Francis"
Article by Harold Kasimow and John Merkle, director of the center

From Enemy to Friend: Jewish Wisdom and the Pursuit of Peace
Book by Rabbi Amy Eilberg, special constultant to the center

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