Krister Stendahl Memorial Lecture 2016: Michael Melchior
The Krister Stendahl Memorial Lecture is a yearly event to honor the memory of Krister Stendahl, bishop in Stockholm 1984-1988 and Professor at the Divinity School at Harvard University. Bishop Stendahl was also a member of Paideia’s board of trustees. The lecture series is a cooperation between the Center for Interfaith Dialogue, run by the Stockholm Diocese of the Church of Sweden.
Rabbi Michael Melchior is an internationally renowned Jewish leader, thinker and activist. He is a former Minister of Social and Diaspora Affairs, a former Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and a former member of Knesset for Meimad. He is the Rabbi of a vibrant community in Talpiyot, Jerusalem, while still holding the title of the Chief Rabbi of Norway.
The title of his lecture is: Can Radical, Fundamental Religion Live in a World of Humanism, Democracy and Peace?
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