In this video encounter, Imam Ossama Bahloul discusses his idea that community includes everyone regardless of religion or nationality.
Imam Ossama Bahloul, Ph.D. is currently the Resident Scholar of the Islamic Center of Nashville. Dr. Bahloul’s passion in comparative religions has fueled over 16 years of experience in interfaith dialogue. Prior to his tenure at the Islamic Center of Nashville, Dr. Bahloul was the Imam at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro where he led the community through severe Islamophobic attacks while building the only mosque in Murfreesboro. He also delivered the TEDx Talk, The Gift of Difficulty.