To appreciate more deeply Catholic perspectives on interreligious dialogue as well as promote mutual respect, understanding and friendship with people of other religions, Catholics are invited to join a 24 Feb 2019 (Sun), 10am to 12.30pm visit to the Maghain Aboth Synagogue, 24/26 Waterloo Street, S 187950. Rabbi Mordechai Abergel, the Chief Rabbi of Singapore, will conduct the tour and the dialogue.
As preparation, all participants must attend a formation and orientation session on 18 Feb 2019 (Mon), 7.45pm to 9.15pm at Level 3, Fr. J M Beurel Centre (Annex Building) of the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd, “A” Queen Street, S 188533. This will help moderate expectations, provide an opportunity to familiarise with Church teachings on interreligious dialogue as well as create awareness of the importance of proper attitudes and dressing among other things. A debrief will be done right after the visit proper to help process one’s experience.
Register (1) Name as per NRIC/Passport (2) NRIC/Passport No. (3) Parish (4) Handphone No. to [email protected] latest by 14 Feb (Thu). (1) and (2) will be submitted to the synagogue for security clearance.