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The document on human fraternity: a new horizon for Islamic-Christian dialogue? (Italian)

Lecturers : Adnane Mokrani, P. Laurent Basanese S.J.

Moderator: Valentino Cottini


Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, April 8th, 2019

This conference marks the launch of the research group co-directed by the PISAI and the Center for inter-religious studies of the Gregoriana, about human fraternity.


Titre original : “Il Documento sulla Fratellanza Umana: un nuovo orizzonte per il dialogo islamo-cristiano?”

Conférencier : Adnane Mokrani

Modérateur : Valentino Cottini

Introduction : P. Laurent Basanese S.J.

Conférence organisée par l’Université pontificale grégorienne à Rome le 8 avril 2019.

Cette conférence marque le lancement du laboratoire de recherche portée par le PISAI et le Centre d’études inter-religieuses de la Grégorienne sur le thème de la fraternité humaine.


المحاضر: عدنان مكراني

مدير الحلقة: فالينتيو كوتيني

المقدّمة: الأب لوران باسانيز اليسوعي

محاضرة نظّمتها الجامعة البابوية الجريجورية في روما بتاريخ 8 نيسان/أبريل 2019.

تشكّل هذه المحاضرة إطلاق مختبر الأبحاث من قبل المعهد البابوي للدراسات العربية والإسلاميّة والمركز الغريغوري للدراسات بين الأديان.

Conferenziere: Adnane Mokrani

Moderatore: Valentino Cottini

Introduzione: P. Laurent Basanese S.J.

Conferenza organizzata dalla Pontificia Università Gregoriana a Roma l’8 aprile 2019.

Questa conferenza segna il lancio del laboratorio di ricerca condotto dal PISAI e dal Centro di studi interreligiosi della Gregoriana sul tema della fraternità umana.

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