Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd and Howard Davidson will be initiating the discussion with introductions to the subject.
We will then open the floor to questions, comments and observations so that we can all learn together.
Everyone is welcome. Please invite your friends.
Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd is the United Church Minister at Augustine United Church (until July 1). She is an Adjunct Professor at the Faculty of Theology at the University of Winnipeg. As a member of the General Council Theology and Inter-church Interfaith Committee, she was part of an official United Church delegation that went to Israel and Palestine in February of this year, to update the United Church policies and theology on the Middle East.
Howard Davidson is an Associate Professor in Extended Education at the University of Manitoba. He is also a member of the steering committee of Independent Jewish Voices and has visited Israel and the Occupied Territories on several occasions. He has published articles on Education and the Occupation.
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