Bishops Seminar on Islam

CCT, with support from Church of Sweden, is conducting a seminar for Bishops on Islam. The purpose of this seminar is to help Bishops broaden their understanding on Islam and current trends on Islamic radicalization and extremism. The two day seminar has started on 23rd of May and will end on 24th of May. The attendants include Bishops from CCT member churches, representatives of Church of Sweden, Zanzibar Interfaith Centre and CCT secretariat.

Here are some updates in pictures:

Welcome Note By CCT General Secretary, Rev. Canon Moses Matonya

Welcome Note By CCT General Secretary, Rev. Canon Moses Matonya

Some of the attendants (L-R): Brighton Kilewa (ELCT General Secretary), Bishop Chedieli Sendoro, Bishop Oscar Mnung'a

Some of the attendants (L-R): Brighton Killewa (ELCT General Secretary), Bishop Chedieli Sendoro, Bishop Oscar Mnung’a

Introduction by Church of Sweden by Josephine Sundqvist

Introductory note by Church of Sweden by Josephine Sundqvist

Some of the attendants (L-R): Bishop Alinikisa Cheyo, Bishop Joseph Mutorela

Some of the attendants (L-R): Bishop Alinikisa Cheyo, Bishop Joseph Mutorela

Presentation by Rev. Dr. Bwire, representing PROCMURA and a lecturer on Islam from Kenyatta University (Kenya)

Presentation by Rev. Dr. Bwire, representing PROCMURA and a lecturer on Islam from Kenyatta University (Kenya)

Rev. Dr. Leonard Mtaita presenting on Historical Background of Radicalization in Tanzania

Rev. Dr. Leonard Mtaita presenting on Historical Background of Radicalization in Tanzania

Rev. Dr. Leonard Mtaita presenting on Historical Background of Radicalization in Tanzania

Rev. Dr. Leonard Mtaita presenting on Historical Background of Radicalization in Tanzania

Rev. Dr. Bengston Hakan presentation on Co-existence and Religious Radicalization in Holy Land

Rev. Dr. Bengston Hakan presentation on Co-existence and Religious Radicalization in Holy Land

Audience listening to Dr. Hakan

Rev. Dr. Bengston Hakan presentation on Co-existence and Religious Radicalization in Holy Land

Rev. Dr. Bengston Hakan presentation on Co-existence and Religious Radicalization in Holy Land

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