Interfaith

New England Muslim-Christian Dialogue Group Celebrates 15 Years

November 17, 2005

Source: Hudson Sun

h ttp://w ww2.townonline.com/hudson/artsLifestyle/view.bg?articleid=370194

On November 17, 2005 the Hudson Sun reported, "Long before Muslim-Christian relations became front page news, on Nov. 16, 1989, Muslim and Christian New Englanders gathered for their first inter-religious dialogue. Last week, the group met at The Islamic Center of Boston in Wayland to celebrate more than 15 years of forging strong relationships between members of the two faiths. The dialogue meets three times each year, with the...

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Judge Says Dover School Board Elections Won’t Sway Intelligent Design Ruling

November 17, 2005

Source: Beliefnet

Wire Service: AP

http://www.beliefnet.com/story/178/story_17882_1.html

On November 17, 2005 the Associated Press reported, "A federal judge says a Pennsylvania school district's dispute over intelligent design doesn't end with the Election Day ouster of eight school board members. The federal court battle between the Dover Area School district and 11 parents opposed to the required reading of a statement on...

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Masyarakat Dialog Antara Agama (MADIA); Society for Inter-Religious Dialogue (SIDA)

As of 5 May 2020, this organization was no longer operating

Country: Indonesia
Type of Organization: Interfaith
Constructive Practices: Promotion of Inter-Religious Dialogue, Press Relations, Information Dissemination

Mission: "We, the members of SIDA, an organization representing people from all religious denominations bound together by individual religious beliefs which celebrate and give thanks for diversity, which we see as a gift from the One Almighty God, The Creator and Protector of Life,...

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INTERFIDEI (Institute for Inter-Faith Dialogue in Indonesia)

This data was last updated on 27 April 2020

Address: Banteng Utama 59, Perum Banteng Baru, Yogyakarta, 55581, ID
Email: dianinterfidei@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.interfidei.or.id/ 

Mission

According to their website INTERFIDEI's mission is :
"1. To encourage and develop a pluralistic religious thinking through dialogue
2. To stimulate a dynamic network of dialogue...

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Interfaith Dialogue Center to be Opened at Toronto Synagogue

November 16, 2005

Source: The Canadian Jewish News

http://www.cjnews.com/viewarticle.asp?id=7742

On November 16, 2005 The Canadian Jewish News reported, "At one Toronto synagogue, Mike Feldman’s name will tout virtues for which the city has become famous: tolerance and respect for others. On Nov. 17, Beth Emeth Bais Yehuda Synagogue will honour Toronto’s deputy mayor and North York political fixture with its second annual “Yakir Hakahal” (Precious to the Community)...

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WCC Holds Interfaith Event to Address Pluralism, Fundamentalism and Religious Tolerance

November 15, 2005

Source: The Christian Post

http://www.christianpost.com/article/intl/61/section/faith.groups.address.pluralism.fundamentalism.religious.tolerance/1.htm

On November 15, 2005 The Christian Post reported, "People from various faith traditions, ages, and backgrounds came together in Geneva last weekend to seek ways of 'living together' amid an emerging multi-cultural and multi-religious reality... The...

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On Visit to US Capitol, Dalai Lama Upholds Compassion as Shared Religious Commitment

November 15, 2005

Source: Buddhist Channel

Wire Service: RNS

http://www.buddhistchannel.tv/index.php?id=2,1939,0,0,1,0

On November 15, 2005 Religion News Service reported, "Despite surface divisions, the fundamental compassion of religion holds the key to world peace, the Dalai Lama told an audience at a celebration of his 70th birthday. 'I'm Buddhist, but I can see the value of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, and so on,' he said. In broken but...

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