The Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies (PISAI) is pleased to announce its fifth Georgetown Lecture on Contemporary Islam:
The Visit of Pope Francis to Iraq. Its Significance for Religious Relations.

The series is sponsored by the Office of the President at Georgetown University, and this year’s lecture is co-sponsored with Georgetown’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs and Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding.

Cardinal Michael L. FITZGERALD, M.Afr. and Cindy WOODEN, Rome bureau chief for Catholic News Service, will reflect on the visit.

Jason Welle, OFM, Director of Studies of PISAI, will moderate. Diego Sarrió Cucarella, M.Afr., president of PISAI, and John J. DeGioia, president of Georgetown University, will offer introductory remarks. John Borelli, special assistant for Catholic identity and dialogue at Georgetown University, will conclude the program.

Online Zoom Webinar
May 6, 2021
18.00-19.30 (Rome Time)
Registration is kindly required: