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When you buy books from iPub Global Connection, you’re not just getting a good price on books. You’re also supporting the authors we feature. You will discover many interesting writers, such as Dr. Leonard Swidler, a professor of Catholic Thought and a driving force for interreligious dialogue around the globe.
Len, who has taught at Temple University for the past half century, founded Temple’s Dialogue Institute in 1978 and created the Journal of Ecumenical Studies. Len has been a keynote presenter at conferences and forums in more than 30 nations throughout Africa, Asia, and Europe, as well as across the U.S. As the author of over 100 books on religion, dialogue, and philosophy, we celebrate him as the first Featured Author on this site.
Leonard Swidler, PhD
While others use religion as a barrier, Len sees it as a way to bring people together, even people from different religions. After all, the first religions emerged from peoples’ desire to understand the world around them.
Antony Fernando, PhD & ThD
Born to a catholic Sri Lankan family, Professor Antony Fernando was singled out for success at a young age. When Dr. Fernando was 9, he scored sufficiently enough on IQ test to be awarded a free education by the Sri Lankan government. As a result, he was enrolled in the largest seminary school in Sri Lanka.
Paul Mojzes, PhD
Dr. Paul Mojzes is professor emeritus of religious studies at Rosemont College, Rosemont, Pennsylvania and was distinguished visiting professor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. In retirement he became interim director of the Holocaust and Genocide Studies doctoral program at Gratz College.
As a part of the post-Vatican II, Arlene’s work on women in the Catholic Church began in 1966. Her feminist ideas began in Catholicism, but they soon expanded to other religions as well.
Hans Küng is a Swiss Catholic priest, controversial theologian, and prolific author. Since 1995 he has been President of the Foundation for a Global Ethic (Stiftung Weltethos). Küng is “a Catholic priest in good standing,” but the Vatican has rescinded his authority to teach Catholic theology.
Andrea French was born in Las Vegas, Nevada and raised in El Paso, Texas. She wrote her children’s book when she was a high school junior as an assignment for a Child Development class. Andrea’s book charmingly reveals how she found a new puppy sitting on her couch one day.