Melanie Duguid-May, John Price Crozer Professor of Theology at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School will lead this four part course Tuesdays, starting March 1, 7:00-9:00pm.
The course looks at the religious aspirations and beliefs, together with political strategies and tactics that have shaped the contemporary situation in the land called holy. The course covers events beginning in the 1880's and looks at Jewish and Christian and Muslim perspectives and practices, and considers both the realities in the Holy land today and how these realities are becoming global in range.
March 1: The emergence of Zionism, context and content.
March 8: 1948, Catastrophe & Creation.
March 15: 1967, Catastrophe Continua.
March 22: 1993-Present, "A Matrix of Control.”
Tuition is $30, cash or check to First Unitarian. Class size is limited to 20 persons, with 10 seats reserved for First Unitarian members.
To register, contact Ron Johnson, 585-967-4946 or firstname.lastname@example.org.