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Mercy in Muslim Scriptures

The Lay Centre is pleased to continue the video series of our special six-week program for the Jubilee Year, “Mercy Beyond Boundaries.” This video features the two lectures by Professor Lejla Demiri from Centre for Islamic Theology, Tübingen University. She spoke … Continue reading

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Vincent Pallotti Institute – Lecture Series 2015-2016

Yes. Mercy is important! This is why Pope Francis proclaimed this “Jubilee of Mercy” (8 December 2015-20 November 2016), as an invitation for reflection and renewal. Continue reading

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How religions can create a culture of peace

  Creating a culture of peace requires religions to engage in both thought and action, said Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Holy See’s Secretary for Relations with States. The archbishop was the main speaker at a conference on the theme “Creating … Continue reading

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Alumna meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel invited representatives of Islamic theology to the German Chancellery in Berlin last month. The informal discussions, held 26 January, were an occasion to take stock of the situation and the future of Islamic theology in the … Continue reading

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