Speaker Series

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Institute of Islamic and Turkish Studies Speaker Series Hosted Rev. Dr. Henry Brinton as a guest speaker for the month of March.

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The Rev. Henry G. Brinton is senior pastor of Fairfax Presbyterian Church in Fairfax, and is a frequent contributor to USA TODAY. He is married to Nancy Freeborne Brinton, a professor at George Mason University, and together they have two children, Sarah and Sam. Henry was educated at Duke University and Yale Divinity School, and is the author of […]

The speaker for the month of February was Rev. Tim Heflin.

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IITS continues to bring speakers from different backgrounds for its Speakers Series. This month Rev. Tim Heflin was the guest speaker. The evening started with a light supper. After that Rev. Tim was introduced tot he audiences. Reverend mentioned his friendship with IITS and how it resembles the story of Abraham (peace be upon him) […]

IITS Speaker Series with Rev. Dr. Earl Zimmerman was a great success

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IITS Speaker Series of the month was a great success. Rev. Dr. Zimmerman enlightened the audience with historical background of Mennonite Church and its relations with Muslims communities throughout history. Rev. Dr. Zimmerman answered the questions regarding many different topics. Great dialog took place and many ideas were exchanged.

IITS Speaker Series: “Is Nursi’s advice in the Damascus Sermon only valuable for Muslims?”

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“Is Nursi’s advice in the Damascus Sermon only valuable for Muslims?” by Fr. Thomas Michel   Senior Fellow, Alwaleed Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding and Woodstock Theological Center at Georgetown University Saturday, April 27, 2013 7:00 pm at IITS 10359 Democracy Ln., Fairfax, VA 22030 Free and open to the public Please register now Refreshments will be […]

IITS Speaker Series: “Faith, Identity and the Ottoman Order”

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presents “Faith, Identity and the Ottoman Order” by Huseyin Yilmaz, Ph.D.   Co-Director, Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies Saturday, January 12, 2013 7:00 pm at IITS 10359 Democracy Ln., Fairfax, VA 22030 Free and open to the public Please RSVP to rsvp@iitstudies.org Refreshments will be served Huseyin Yilmaz specializes in cultural and intellectual history […]