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What is Idolatry & Why We Need It Today: A Jewish View by Rabbi Dr. Eugene Korn

Thursday, 08 November, 2018

Rabbi Dr. Eugene Korn will speak at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, Pere Marquette Gallery of DuBourg Hall.

Dr. Korn is the Academic Director and co-founder of The Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation in Israel and Senior Research Fellow at Beit Morasha of Jerusalem’s Institute for Religion and Society. He was ordained in Israel and earned a Ph.D. in moral philosophy at Columbia University. He has taught at Yeshiva, Columbia and Seton Hall Universities.

His studies focus on ethics in Halakhah, and interfaith relations.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Sponsored by: Campus Ministry, the Catholic Studies Program, the Center for Service and Community Engagement, the Department of Languages Literatures, and Cultures, the Department of Philosophy, the Department of Theological Studies, the Micah Program, and the Office of Mission and Identity