Explore and Discuss

God(s): A User’s Guide: Programming to Enlighten!

Come and explore the exhibition, God(s): A User’s Guide, followed by a panel discussion presented in partnership with the University of Ottawa’s Religion and Diversity Project. This series will enlighten you and challenge how you view the role of religion in Canada.

Experts from various institutions across Canada will weigh in with their findings, and their research just might surprise you! Join the discussion as experts present their various viewpoints, followed by a question-and-answer period.

Museum admission is free from 4 to 8 p.m.; tickets for panel discussion available at the Box Office.

For more information on The Religion and Diversity Project, please visit: http://religionanddiversity.ca

God(s): A User’s Guide: Explore and Discuss Series

Multiculturalism in Canada: Secularism and Reasonable Accommodation

Thursday, February 16, 2012 — 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Panellists:

Lori Beaman (University of Ottawa)

Solange Lefebvre (Université de Montréal)

Charles Taylor (McGill University)

Natasha Bakht (University of Ottawa)


Tickets: $8 (Adults) • $6 (Members) • $5 (Students)

Explore and Discuss Series — Religion in Public Institutions

Thursday, March 1, 2012 — 6 to 7:30 p.m

The Panellists:

Sheryl Reimer-Kirkham (Trinity Western University)

James Beckford (University of Warwick)

Pascale Fournier (University of Ottawa)

Remi Warner (Ontario Human Rights Commission)


Tickets: $8 (Adults) • $6 (Members) • $5 (Students)

Explore and Discuss Series—Religion, Gender and Sexuality in Modern Society

Thursday, March 15, 2012 — 6 to 7:30 p.m

The Panellists:

Donald Boisvert (Concordia University)

Pamela Dickey Young (Queen’s University)

Nancy Nason-Clark (University of New-Brunswick)

Heather Shipley (University of Ottawa)


Tickets: $8 (Adults) • $6 (Members) • $5 (Students)

Explore and Discuss Series—Religion and Immigration

Thursday, April 5, 2012 — 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Panellists:

Peter Beyer (University of Ottawa)

Glen Choi (University of Ottawa)

Patrice Brodeur (Université de Montréal)

Paul Bramadat (University of Victoria)


Tickets: $8 (Adults) • $6 (Members) • $5 (Students)

Theme of the Day


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Tell us about a religious holiday that is significant to you.

    • joe
    • August 22nd, 2012
    Christmas, because it brings family together, whether religious or not.
    • Sam
    • June 20th, 2012
    Even though I'm not sure God exists, I celebrate Easter and Christmas. These two holidays are an affirmation of how God really does love all of us. I have prayed many years but still have had no inspiration. I guess some people just have to wait. I hope I'll get a sign soon.
    • Anurb
    • April 15th, 2012
    The trees, the birds, the grass, the sun...nature in all her beauty. She is my God(dess).
    • GMD
    • April 10th, 2012
    April 21 Ridvan commemorating the day in 1863 when Baha'u'llah declared His Mission to the world. Since then His followers have encircled the earth with His love and unity.