Study Day: Understanding Islam – The First Steps

To be held on Saturday 21 October 2017. A study day, to be led by Dr Chris Hewer, to help attendees begin to explore what Muslims believe.

The following areas will be covered:

  • · Islam before the time of Muhammad
  • · Standing before God
  • · Building a Just Society
  • · ‘Open House’, when Chris will respond to your questions

The event will be held at Loundsley Green Church, Pennine Way, Loundsley Green, Chesterfield S40 4NF (map below), starting at 10 am and continuing until 3.30 pm. There is no charge, but donations would be welcome on the day. (Please bring your own packed lunch.)

Everyone is welcome. You don’t need to have any previous knowledge of Islam and there will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions during the day, as well as breaks for refreshments.

If you would like to attend, please contact Rev. Liz Wills on 01142610732, or email providing your name and contact details.

About Dr Chris Hewer:

Chris Hewer is a Christian who comes from a background in Christian theology, education, Islamic studies and interfaith studies, and has worked in the field of Muslims In Britain and Christian-Muslim relations since 1986, including six years as Adviser on Interfaith Relations to the Bishop of Birmingham. His current work is to teach study days and residential courses, and to develop written and electronic resources.


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