We are honored and excited to once again host Dr Mary Ann Fadae as she shares with us historical, cultural, and spiritual dimensions of Islam, Sufism, and the great Sufi teacher and poet Jalāl ad-Dīn Rūmī.
Please join us for this series!
We will gather right after church for about an hour. If you’d like to just come to the classes, come to church at about 11:15, grab a snack, and we’ll begin by 11:30.
What we’ll learn!
101: The basic teachings of Islam and where Sufism fits
Sufism: the seeker, the guide and the practice
The Spiritual Journey, the Goal, and Spiritual transformation with readings of Rumi’s poetry in the original Farsi offered by Farzad Fadae
All are welcome!
The Church Within
1125 Spruce St
Indianapolis, IN 46201
Mary Ann D. Fadae, Ph.D., has taught courses on Islam, Sufism, and Arabic and is a member of the Jerrahi Order of America. Dr. Fadae is involved in interfaith work locally, is past president of the Association of International Women, and a board member of Christians for Peace and Justice in the Middle East. She is the translator of The Key to Salvation: A Sufi Manual of Invocation and is in the process of translating for publication a 13th-century work on the meaning and significance of the Divine Name of God, Allah.