St. Peter’s Episcopal Church to serve up soup and study

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Del Mar will present a six-week Wednesday evening program about World Religions, with a soup supper set before each.

The series will kick off 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 11, with a presentation by David Moseley, Ph.D. (who teaches religious studies at The Bishop’s School) introducing the study of comparative religions.

The following five sessions, hosted by Moseley, will include presentations from scholars and practitioners of Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Daoism.

Each evening will begin with a soup supper at 6:30 p.m. The presentations will begin at roughly 7 p.m. and conclude with an opportunity for questions and discussion, finishing at about 8:30 p.m.

■ Sept. 11: Introduction to the study of Comparative Religion, Dr. David Moseley

■ Sept. 18: Islam, Imam Taha Hassane, Islamic Center of San Diego

■ Sept. 25: Judaism, Rabbi Matthew Earne, Temple Beth Am, Carmel Valley

■ Oct. 2: Hinduism, Prof. Ram Krishnamurthy, Shiva Vishnu Temple, Miramar

■ Oct. 9: Buddhism, Prof. Carl Ewig, Hsi Fang Temple, Hillcrest

■ Oct. 16: Daoism, Prof. Louis Komjathy, University of San Diego St. Peter’s is at 334 14th St. in Del Mar Village, one block east of the 101.

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