The Sultan and The Saint Movie



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:

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.

Latino Night at MET

Silk Road Cultural Diplomacy Part 4
Saturday, March 25th, 2017 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

MET Community and Educational Center 10330 SW Scholls Ferry Road Tigard, OR 97223

Join us for an evening of Silk Road Cultural Diplomacy with the Latino American Community in Portland to foster an understanding of our Latino-American cultures. We will enjoy a conversation with our panelists, followed by a potluck dinner.

Alberto Moreno
Executive Director, Oregon Latino Health Coalition
Linda Castillo
Office of Neighborhood Involvement New Portlander Program
Alan Hipólito
Executive Director, Verde
Rev. Linda Jaramillo
Retired National Officer, The United Church of Christ
Sahar Bassyouni
Director, Islamic School of MET and Oregon Islamic Academy
Jawad Khan
Teacher, Oregon Islamic Academy
Ronault (Polo) Catalani
Office of Neighborhood Involvement New Portlander Program