Interfaith

Lehigh Dialogue Center

This data was last updated on 19 November 2020.

Address: 2200 Industrial Dr Bethlehem, PA 18017 United States
Email: contact@lehighdialogue.org
Phone: 610-849-0472
Website: https://lehighdialogue.org/
Mission: Lehigh Dialogue Center aims to achieve mutual understanding and common commitments for enriching the social good; to serve the community for their religious needs through regular services and rituals; to...

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Hands of Peace

This data was last updated on 15 October 2020.

Address: 1000 Elm St. Glenview, IL 60025, Glenview, IL 60025
Phone: 224-406-5045
Email: info@handsofpeace.org
Website: https://handsofpeace.org/
Mission: Hands of Peace is an interfaith organization that empowers young people to raise their voices as leaders of change.

 

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Stanford University Center for Interreligious Community, Learning and Experience

This data was last updated on 14 May 2020.

Address: Stanford University, Old Union, 450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305
Email: religious-life@stanford.edu
Phone: 650-723-1762
Website: https://religiouslife.stanford.edu/circle-0
Mission: The CIRCLE is a safe haven for diversity, worship, ritual, meditation, reflection, spiritual and intellectual growth.

 

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WCC Welcomes Letter from Muslim Leaders

October 15, 2007

Author: Staff Writer

Source: El Consejo Mundial de Iglesias

http://www2.wcc-coe.org/pressreleasessp.nsf/index/pr-07-69.html

"This letter is most welcome," said World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Samuel Kobia, especially at a time when "all of humanity is looking to religious leaders for guidance as to how to respond to the situation of violence in the world". Kobia was commenting on the letter "A Common Word between...

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Cincinnati Interfaith Community Come Together for “The Children of Abraham”

October 13, 2007

Source: Catholic Online

http://www.catholic.org/prwire/headline.php?ID=4267

CINCINNATI, OH, OCTOBER 13, 2007 - Several Cincinnati, Ohio and statewide organizations are coming together to search for new ways to collaborate, as well as to find new strategies, for the interfaith community to help build a brighter future for Cincinnati.

Over the next few months, and hopefully years, “The Children of Abraham,” will sponsor a wide range of programs as part of...

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U.S. House Passes Historic Ramadan Resolution

October 12, 2007

Source: Media-Newswire

http://media-newswire.com/release_1055501.html

(Media-Newswire.com) - Washington – A resolution recognizing the Muslim holy month of Ramadan and expressing the "deepest respect to Muslims in the United States and throughout the world" was adopted in the U.S. House of Representatives October 2 by a vote of 376-0.

The resolution acknowledging the importance of Muslims in America, the first of its kind, was introduced by Texas Representative...

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Keeping the Faith: Religious Trends in the Waikato

October 12, 2007

Author: Hamilton City Council

Source: Scoop Independent News

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/AK0710/S00157.htm

An important community exhibition and education programme on religious diversity in the Waikato opens at the Waikato Museum today. The exhibition focuses on nine religious groups that are either part of significant religious trends or key historical players in the Waikato, or that have made a unique impact on the 'spiritual landscape' of the...

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General Assembly Opens Two-Day High Level Dialogue on Interreligious, Intercultural Understanding, Cooperation for Peace

October 12, 2007

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Media-Newswire/United Nations

http://media-newswire.com/release_1055608.html

Opening the United Nations first ever High-Level Dialogue on interfaith and intercultural understanding, top officials from the world body today challenged Member States to embrace rather than reject what seemed "different" in members of other ethnic, religious or social groups, and to recognize that living together in a globalized world implied a...

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Emerging Voice of Mainstream Islam

October 12, 2007

Author: Robert Pigott

Source: BBC News

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7040774.stm

A total of 138 of the world's top Muslim leaders, clerics and academics have written an open letter to the Pope, the Archbishop of Canterbury and other leaders of the Christian world.

It warns that world peace depends on better dialogue between them, and points to the fundamental beliefs each have in common.

But the real significance of the...

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Catholic, Muslim Groups Pray Together for Unity

October 10, 2007

Author: Ames Boykin

Source: Daily Herald

http://www.dailyherald.com/story/?id=54390

Cardinal Francis George on Tuesday night urged Muslims and Christians to educate young people to be more tolerant of each other's religions.

George spoke before a group of more than 200 at the ninth annual Catholic-Muslim Unity Ramadan Dinner, which was held at the Islamic Society of the Northwest Suburbs in Rolling Meadows.

Peace and tolerance should be...

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Israel's Nightmare: Homegrown Neo-Nazis in the Holy Land

October 9, 2007

Author: Eric Silver

Source: The Independent

http://news.independent.co.uk/world/middle_east/article3041247.ece

Rivka Zagaron, a 75-year-old Holocaust survivor, left her home in the Israeli port city of Haifa one September morning for her daily stroll along the beach. As she walked, two young men accosted her and shouted: "Heil Hitler!" One of them kicked her, the other cursed her. When she managed to get away, she saw them beating a...

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