2019 Spirited Brunch
Apr
28
12:30 PM12:30

2019 Spirited Brunch

Join us for the 2019 Spirited Brunch! Over 20 communities will be participating this year!Join us for the third iteration of the Spirited Brunch on April 28, 2019 12:30-3:30 pm. Communities throughout Charleston will open their doors to the wider Charleston Community, offer a tour of their space and a general overview of their faith tradition, as well as let you taste a sample of foods that represent their community!

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The Story of Coptic Christians
Apr
2
6:30 PM18:30

The Story of Coptic Christians

The Coptic Orthodox Church of Egypt is one of the oldest Christian churches in the world and the largest Christian community in the Middle East. Come & learn about this ancient and contemporary church from the Coptic community in South Carolina. Find out what is happening to Christians of the Middle East today.

6:30 PM Tuesday April 2, 2019

Grace Church Cathedral, 98 Wentworth Street

Charleston, SC 29401

This program is free and open to the public. 

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Food and Faith 2019
Jan
28
6:30 PM18:30

Food and Faith 2019

  • Arnold Hall, College of Charleston (map)
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Our Third Annual Food and Faith program will be held on January 28, 2019. Speakers from the Jewish and Muslim communities will share information about the topic of blessings, followed by a question and answer session. All participants then partake in a meal prepared by the Jewish and Muslim communities of Charleston while they discuss topics organized by table. This is a lively and interesting discussion, not to mention an incredible meal. Join us!

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Third Annual James Sawers Jr. Interfaith Speaker Series
Oct
11
to Oct 13

Third Annual James Sawers Jr. Interfaith Speaker Series

The Third Annual James Sawers Jr. Interfaith Speaker Series was held on October 11-13 in Charleston. Our speaker was Dr. Rabbi Reuven Firestone, professor of Medieval Judaism and Islam at the Hebrew Union College and affiliate professor of religion at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He has written over 100 scholarly articles and eight books and regularly lectures at universities and religious centers throughout the U.S., Europe, the Middle East and Asia. 

Rabbi Firestone offered various lectures, workshops and informal discussions throughout Charleston.

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Second Annual Spirited Brunch
Apr
22
12:30 PM12:30

Second Annual Spirited Brunch

Over 20 communities participated in the second annual Spirited Brunch, opening their doors to the Charleston community to teach about their sacred spaces and offer a refreshment to all who visit. Hundreds learned more about the various religious communities in Charleston during this monumental event.

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Food and Faith 2018
Jan
29
6:30 PM18:30

Food and Faith 2018

The 2018 Food and Faith program was held on January 29, 1018 at 6:30 pm at Arnold Hall, College of Charleston Campus. More than 150 people attended to hear Rabbi Michael Davies and Imam Haris Qudsi talk about Fast and Festivals in their respective traditions, as well as dialogue with one another while enjoying a delicious meal prepared for them by the Muslim and Jewish communities.

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Spirited Brunch 2017
May
21
12:30 PM12:30

Spirited Brunch 2017

The Christian-Jewish Council is proud to be a co-sponsor of the upcoming 

“ Spirited Brunch"  

with the Post & Courier and The College of Charleston’s Religious Studies Program, to be held on 

Sunday, May 21 from 12:30-3:00 PM . 

Please join us for this opportunity to visit various houses of worship and religious institutions in the area, to have some snacks and learn about each faith community represented. 

Watch for more details in the Food Section of next Wednesday’s (May 17) Post & Courier or follow the link in the letter below to find out more information. Enjoy and learn. 

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Food and Faith (2017)
Jan
30
6:30 PM18:30

Food and Faith (2017)

The Christian-Jewish Council of Greater Charleston on held its first Food and Faith program on Monday, January 30, 2017 at 6:30 PM. Over 100 people attended this event to participate in a Dialogue Between Muslims and Jews about Food and Faith, and partake in a meal prepared for them by the Muslim and Jewish communities.

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