We Refuse to Be Enemies Part 1

Silk Road Cultural Diplomacy - Part 1:
In memory of our beloved Brother the late Dr. Nohad Toulan
We Refuse to Be Enemies

Saturday, February 4th, 2017 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
MET Community Center 10330 SW Scholls Ferry Road, Tigard, OR 97223

The Muslim Educational Trust (MET) is pleased to invite you to MET's Monthly Forum and Potluck Dinner this coming Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at the MET Community Center. Celebrating 20+ Years of Friendship with our Jewish Sisters and Brother. We are celebrating friendship and relationships that have sustained our beautiful communities. There are so many individuals that have contributed to this respect and love against all political divisions. These individuals include:

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Late Dr. Nohad Toulan
RabbiAryehHirschfield
Late Rabbi Aryeh Hirschfield
JimHana
Jim Hana
NedRosch
Ned Rosch
SalmaAhmed
Salma Ahmed
GulzarAhmed
Gulzar Ahmed
FrankAfranji
Frank Afranji
StevenWasserstrom
Steven Wasserstrom
ShahriarAhmed
Shahriar Ahmed
RabbiDanielIsaak
Rabbi Daniel Isaak
MaxineFookson
Maxine Fookson
RabbiJoeyWolf
Rabbi Joey Wolf
WajdiSaid
Wajdi Said
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Hala Gores
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Gloria Tuma and Aseel Nasir-Dyck

We will be joined by our dear friends at Havurah Shalom and friends from the larger community. Our keynote speakers will be Senior Rabbi Joey Wolf of Havurah Shalom and Mr. Wajdi Said, President of Muslim Educational Trust. Rabbi Joey Wolf and Mr. Wajdi Said have engaged leaders from the Arab, Jewish and Muslim communities over the last 20 years. We want to pay respect and celebrate our Rabbi Joey Wolf. We will enjoy a discussion followed by dinner together celebrating our friendship of over 20 years.

The Sultan and The Saint Movie

 

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The Sultan and the Saint Movie Screening followed by Small Group Discussion
Sunday, October 6, 2019 2:00 p.m.

St. Matthew Lutheran Church: 10390 SW Canyon Road, Beaverton, OR 97005

In divisive times, exceptional people reach out to each other. You are cordially invited to a free screening of The Sultan and the Saint, a feature film narrated by Jeremy Irons, that tells the story of St. Francis of Assisi and Muhammad Al-Kamil, the Sultan of Egypt, who managed to meet face-to-face during the Crusades. This all-but-forgotten story has implications for our world today. St. Matthew Lutheran Church is hosting the event, which will include refreshments and an opportunity for small group discussion. The program is also sponsored by MET and the Institute for Christian Muslim Understanding. Read more about the film here: https://www.sultanandthesaintfilm.com/about-the-film/

History of Islamic Calligraphy Workshop

By Dr. Abd-Elmoneim Dalouk
Saturday, May 6th, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
MET Community and Educational Center
2nd Floor Al-Andalusia Hall

10330 SW Scholls Ferry Road, Tigard, OR 97223

Please join us for an engaging worshop titled "History of Islamic Calligraphy". Dr. Dalouk will broadly cover Islamic art with a focus on Islamic Calligraphy and the description of the six major types of scripts and their history. Workshop will include practice of the 2 major Arabic scripts: Ra'qa and Naskh. Materials and instruments will be used in the workshop.