Religious Freedom Annual Review 2020: Religion and Religious Freedom in the COVID-19 Era: Finding Community and Hope

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Opening Session

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  • Welcome: Brett G. Scharffs, Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript
  • Introduction of first keynote: Elizabeth A. Clark, Associate Director and Religious Freedom Annual Review Organizer, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript
  • Dr. Alaa Murabit, Medical Doctor and UN High-Level Commissioner on Health Employment and Economic Growth – Transcript
  • Introduction of second keynote: W. Cole Durham, Jr., Founding Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript
  • Elder David A. Bednar, Quorum of the Twelve Apostles,, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Transcript

 

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Moderated Panel: Religion’s Roles in Uniting America and Addressing the Crisis

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  • Welcome: Jane Wise, Associate Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript of intro only
  • Moderator: Brett G. Scharffs, Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies
  • Senator Kyrsten Sinema, United States Senator (D-Arizona)
  • Senator Mike Lee, United States Senator (R-Utah)

 

Friday, June 19, 2020

Closing Session

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  • Welcome: Gary B. Doxey, Associate Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript
  • Michael O. Leavitt, Founder, Leavitt Partners; Former Governor of Utah; Former Secretary of Health and Human Services – Transcript
  • Introduction to closing speakers: David H. Moore, Associate Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript
  • Elizabeth A. Clark, Associate Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript
  • Brett G. Scharffs, Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies – Transcript