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The Sultan and the Saint

  • Temple Theater 203 North Washington Avenue Saginaw, MI, 48607 United States (map)

The Dr. Raana Akbar Memorial Lecture Series,
The Catholic Diocese of Saginaw
and Saginaw Valley State University

Invite you to a Unity Productions Foundation Film Premiere:

The Sultan and the Saint

Thursday September 28, 2017
6:00 p.m.
Temple Theater
Saginaw, MI

In the year 1219, Francis of Assisi risked his life by walking across enemy lines to meet the Sultan of Egypt, the Muslim ruler and scholar Sultan Malik al-Kamil. This remarkable encounter between Christian preacher and Muslim ruler effectively smashed the strategy of dehumanizing the enemy in the Crusades and forged new hope for peace.  

Earlier Event: July 25
Coffee Chat Collective
Later Event: April 15
Christian Activism Workshop