Religious Passion: The Good Trialogue

Feb 6, 2014

Extremism: Religious Passion and The Problem of Perception 

Trialogue 2014: The Challenge of Civil Discourse 
Sponsored by the Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice 

This is the first of three public discussions regarding the topic of religious extremism. Learn More

Session One: The Good
Sunday, February 2, 2014 • Peace Academy, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Kindness. Empathy. Compassion. When religious passion is channeled by a true believer, it can be a powerful contributor to the common good.

  • Rev. Bill Crowell, Associate Minister, BAUMC, Interfaith Trialogue Chair
  • Rev. Floyd M. Schoenhals, retired Bishop of the Arkansas-Oklahoma Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
  • Rabbi Emeritus Charles P. Sherman of Temple Israel
  • Sister Melek Z. Oyludag, Executive Director of the Surayya Anne Foundation
  • Dr. Gary Peluso-Verdend, President and Associate Professor of Practical Theology at Phillips Theological Seminary