Please join us for the 2017 Hesburgh Lecture, sponsored by the Notre Dame Club of New York.
“Islam, the Catholic Faith and the Future of the World”
The lecture is presented by Gabriel Reynolds, Ph.D.,
Theology, University of Notre Dame.
Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
Doors open at 6:30 PM; lecture begins at 7:15 PM.
San Damiano Hall
The Hesburgh Lecture is a free event open to club members, the parish, and the public.
Registration is requested.
Reynolds is the author of The Qur’an and Its Biblical Subtext (Routledge 2010) and The Emergence of Islam (Fortress, 2012). At Notre Dame, Reynolds teaches classes including “Foundations of Theology,” “Islam and Christian Theology,” “The Qur’an and Its Relation to the Bible,” “The Holy Land,” and “Islamic Origins.” Outside of Notre Dame he has conducted research and delivered lectures in cities throughout the Middle East, including Ankara, Cairo, Jerusalem, Beirut, Damascus, and Tehran. Gabriel and his wife Lourdes have four children: Luke, Emmanuel, Theresa, and René.