Please join us for a special guest presentation from Rachelle Friesen as she draws on her experience as the Mennonite Central Committee Peace Co-ordinator for Palestine to discuss and deconstruct Israel and Canada's controversial relationship with Palestine. Friesen served in this role for four years until she was deported by Israeli authorities on May 29 of this year, shortly before her term was scheduled to end. Feel free to invite friends!
"Jurist, Nazi, Theologian?: Carl Schmitt and the Re-emergence of Political Theology”
Toronto School of Theology, Seminar Room
Visiting Fellow, Kyle Gingerich Hiebert, will share some of his research on this topic and encourage conversation. Hiebert recently received his PhD in religions and theology from the University of Manchester (2013). His thesis was titled, "The Architectonics of Hope: Violence, Apocalyptic, and the Transformation of Political Theology."
The annual TMTC "Welcome Back" Dinner will be held in the TST building Sept 16 (4:30 prayer service, 5 pm dinner). Please join us for a delicious meal and to learn about upcoming events and ways to participate! Dinner is free and friends welcome. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in attending.
Location: Canadian Mennonite University, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Theme: Wading Deeper: Anabaptist-Mennonite Identities Engage Postmodernity
Featuring: "Going Under? (Neo)Anabaptist Orthodoxy and Multiplicity" by keynote speaker Peter Dula, Associate Professor of Religion and Culture, Eastern Mennonite University