The Role of Religion in Society


On Thursday, July 15, 2021, the University of Human Development with Temple University jointly held an international forum under the title: "The Role of Religion in Society."

The forum was delivered by Prof. Dr. Anwar M. Faraj, the President's Assistant for Scientific and Post-Graduate Affairs of the University of Human Development, and Prof. Dr. Leonard J. Swidler the founder president of the Dialogue Institute at Temple University.

Prof. Swidler focused on dialogue and critical thinking in his contribution to the creative role of religion in the 21st century and Prof. Faraj evaluated both the positive and negative role of religion in the public atmosphere.

The forum was held in the presence of more than 150 teachers and researchers from different universities.