Publish Date: 1/22/2018 Code: 62561

'Jesus in Quran' subject of Connecticut's Church event

Jesus (AS) in the Quran will be the subject of first congregational talk in Ridgefield, US state of Connecticut.

Jesus (AS) in the Quran will be the subject of first congregational talk in Ridgefield, US state of Connecticut.

Omer Bajwa, director of Muslim life at Yale, will give a talk on Jesus’s role in the Quran, at the First Congregational Church, on Sunday, Jan. 21, at 8:30 a.m. in the church Commons. 

His talk will include the Quranic narrative of the life of Jesus, who is a revered prophet in Islam, and the role of Jesus and his mother, Mary, in Islamic theology and Muslim culture.