Interfaith dinner slated for Thursday

The Atlas Foundation will hold a Dinner of Abrahamic Traditions from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 105 Bonnabel Blvd., Metairie.

The Rev. Buddy Noel, of Our Lady of The Lake Roman Catholic Church, and Imam Rafeeq Numan, of Masjid ur-Rahim, will speak on “Perspectives of Abrahamic Traditions on Family.”

The goal of the dinner is to bring together the clergy, charitable and religious leaders, as well as academicians, of the three Abrahamic traditions to strengthen their relationship and increase understanding.

Other sponsors include Trinity Episcopal Church, Rayne Memorial United Methodist Church, Fountain Magazine, Fatoush Restaurant, Don Fortunato’s Pizzeria and CapLand Embroidering.

To make a reservation, go to http://www.atlaslouisiana.org/dat or contact Emrah Aktepe, executive director of the Atlas Foundation, at (504) 315-0621 or e.aktepe@atlaslouisiana.org.