Pilgrimage of Abraham and Feast of Sacrifice

The Atlantic Institute and First Baptist Greenville had a great evening of dinner and dialogue with a focus on the Pilgrimage of Abraham and the Feast of Sacrifice.

Many guests of varying faiths gathered together at First Baptist Greenville’s Fellowship Hall. Dr. Akif Aydin from Atlantic Institute and Senior Minister Jim Dant from First Baptist Greenville provided perspectives from both the Muslim and Christian faiths, focusing on the story of Abraham and the sacrifice of his son. Both speakers followed up with questions from the audience, and highlighted the similarities and differences of the interpretations of Abraham’s story.

Dinner and dialogue followed freely afterword, giving attendees an opportunity to share their thoughts and opinions. Inspiring interfaith talks are the hallmark of the Atlantic Institute and we are proud to be part of such a valuable community event.

22895032_10213896569225847_931216993_n.jpg 22901314_10213896569265848_691272577_n.jpg 22901458_10213896569185846_516629159_n.jpg

22901573_10213896568985841_1752218093_n.jpg 22901726_10213896569465853_1275079767_n.jpg 23021953_10213896569385851_2070449455_n.jpg

23022103_10213896568905839_862970134_n.jpg 23022182_10213896569105844_1740388217_n.jpg 23022362_10213896569065843_85814623_n.jpg

23022370_10213896568585831_466046807_n.jpg 23023517_10213896568945840_903923604_n.jpg 23023611_10213896568865838_1569315126_n.jpg

23023798_10213896569785861_277992123_n.jpg 23113338_10213896569305849_749338423_n.jpg 23113571_10213896569705859_1253570102_n.jpg

23113592_10213896569145845_1164097939_n.jpg