Faith Meets Faith

Press Release

Posted April 23, 2014

“FAITH MEETS FAITH: A CHRISTIAN-BUDDHIST ENCOUNTER”

Lorain County Sacred Landmarks Initiative will host “Faith Meets Faith: A Christian-Buddhist Encounter” at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 30 in Stocker Arts Center’s Cinema Hall.

The interfaith dialogue is part of the Comparative Religion Seminar Series. The event is free and open to the public.

Ven. Shih Ying-Fa, abbot of CloudWater Zendo, and Fr. Nicholas R. A. Rachford, pastor of St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church, will discuss the Buddhist and Christian meaning of compassion in contemporary society. The discussion will be moderated by Young Ko, director of Lorain County Sacred Landmarks Initiative and a professor at Lorain County Community College.

The Comparative Religion Seminar Series is sponsored by Lorain County Sacred Landmarks Initiative, the Honors Institute at LCCC, and the LCCC Arts and Humanities division.
 
For more information, contact the Lorain County Sacred Landmark Initiatives office at (440) 366-7110 or email sli@lorainccc.edu.

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