Amen-Amen-Amen: Common Words of a Shared Belief
The Cultural Diplomacy Department welcomed guests to the Embassy for Amen-Amen-Amen: Common Words of a Shared Belief, an evening paying tribute to the power of co-existence, inclusion, and religious pluralism. Amen-Amen-Amen is a documentary detailing the journey members of UAE's first Jewish congregation made in creating a Torah dedicated to UAE’s founder, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan and presenting it to his son, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahayan.
Dana Al Marashi, Head of Cultural Diplomacy, and Dr. John Sexton, President Emeritus of NYU offered opening remarks. Max Neuberger, founder, and publisher of Jewish Insider moderated the panel discussion between Tom Gallagher, creator of Amen-Amen-Amen, Rabbi Yehuda Sarna, Chief Rabbi of the Jewish Council of the Emirates and Eli Epstein, interfaith activist.