LINDSBORG — Bishop Emeritus Munib Younan, Lutheran Bishop Emeritus of Jordan and the Holy Land, will pay a visit to Bethany College Oct. 10 and 11.

He will be on campus to share insights regarding Christian/Muslim relationships. Bishop Younan has most recently served as President of the Lutheran World Federation. His experience is expected to provide students, faculty, community members and area clergy with an unparalleled opportunity to engage in religious and political reflection on communities of faith in the Middle East.

Students, faculty, clergy, and members of the community are invited to a buffet dinner at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 10 in Lindquist Hall on Bethany College campus where Younan will speak. Advance registration is required by sending your name and congregational or institutional affiliation email to by Oct.9. Cost of the meal is $12. A panel discussion in Lindquist Hall on the topic of interfaith approaches to immigration and borders will follow at 7 pm.

Oct. 11 lunch will be served through the cafeteria service at 11:30 a.m. in the Levin Room. Please email by Oct. 9 to reserve a spot, as space is limited in the Levin Room. Also on Oct. 11, Bishop Younan will give a public address in Pearson Chapel, Mabee Welcome Center, from 1 to 1:50 pm, and make himself available to meet with those interested, in the Mabee Welcome Center from 2 to 4 pm.