Muslims, Jews, Christians, and the Global Refugee Crisis

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Date(s) - Sunday, September 17, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation


The Herbert H. and Irma B. Risch Program On Immigration returns to BHC with the timely topic “Global Refugee Crisis.” There are more refugees and displaced persons than at any time since the Second World War. The leadership of pre-eminent global Jewish (HIAS) and Muslim (Islamic Relief USA) refugee relief organizations and a Catholic priest who works with asylees and refugees in Baltimore meet to discuss interfaith challenges and opportunities in responding to the global refugee crisis.

Panelists: Anwar Khan, Islamic Relief USA; Mark Hetfield, HIAS; Father Joe Muth, St. Matthew Church and Moderated by: Howard Libit, Executive Director, Baltimore Jewish Council

This program is free and open to the public, and is generously funded by the Herbert H. And Irma B. Risch Memorial Program on Immigration.