Dialogue from Islamic Theological Perspective


Panel Discussion

Moderator: Fr. Mario Imperatore sj, in Scutari since 2000 where he is the dean of the Institute of Philosophy and Theology of Seminary

Mgr. George Frendo op. He was born in 1946 in Qormi (Malta) and has been appointed in 2006 by Popo Benedict XVI as the Auxiliary Bishop of the diocese of Tiranë- Durrës. He has been a President of the Conference of Religious of Albania and Councilor of UCESM.

Arkimandrit Kozma Sovjani, representing the Orthodox Church

Dr. Atakan Derelioglu, lecturer at the Islamic Sciences Department of the Bedër University (Tirana).

Director of the Bedër Center of Islamic Studies Dr. Atakan Derelioglu participated an International conference organized by “Zoja e Keshillit të Mirë” University (Tirana). 

He approached the concept of dialogue within the format of following questions.

What are the basis of dialogue in the Qur’an and Sunnah?

What are the examples of Prophet Muhammad (pubh)?

Why do we need dialogue in our globalized and shrunken world?

He shed light on the answers of these questions during his speech.