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by Tahil Sharma This article was originally published on March 15, 2013 by The Interfaith Observer . The Transforming Power of Hospitality One of the best ways to generate community with young people is food. Food is a...
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by Raheel Raza This article was originally published on November 15, 2012 by The Interfaith Observer . Unexpected Connections – Diversity, Transformation, and Hope What a joy, to travel the way of the heart . ~ Rumi The...
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by Frank Fredericks This article was originally published on March 15, 2012 by The Interfaith Observer . New Voices, New Leaders I’ve never found an easy way to explain how an evangelical Christian from rural America...
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by Gretta Vosper This article was originally published on April 15, 2013 by The Interfaith Observer . On Becoming a Spiritually Non-exclusive Congregation The community I serve, West Hill United Church in the east end...
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by Joshua Stanton This article was originally published on April 15, 2012 by The Interfaith Observer . Birth of an Interfaith Seminarian Society I was sitting in my apartment in Jerusalem, hiding from the world. A war...
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by Rev. Diane Berke and Dr. Kurt Johnson This article was originally published on September 15, 2012 by The Interfaith Observer . A Different Approach to Higher Religious Education Historians generally associate the...
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by Rita M. Gross This article was originally published on June 15, 2012 by The Interfaith Observer . As Much as Possible, Do No Harm Despite popular slogans, we do not dwell in a world characterized by unprecedented...
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by Ruth Broyde Sharone This article was originally published on March 15, 2013 by The Interfaith Observer . Learning to Be a Good Neighbor Is it ever too early to teach your children interfaith values? “Absolutely not...
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by Dr. Sarah Sayeed Islamic. Islamist. Muslim. People use these words to modify the nouns "terror" or "terrorism." Media describe Boko Haram's kidnapping of Nigerian girls by using "Islamic" and "Islamist." There is...
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by Volker Meißner, translated from German by Ernst Foerster This article was originally published by Herder Korrespondenz , 3/2010, P. 149-153. The English version was published by Con-Spiration . In their services and...
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by Aaron Stauffer This article was originally published on July 15, 2013 by The Interfaith Observer . An Interview with Fr. John Pawlikowski Fr. John Pawlikowski, a Servite and faculty member of Catholic Theological...
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by Rabbi Arthur Waskow and Joe Laur This article was originally published on April 22, 2014 by KOLALEPH . As a people who have endured millennia of harsh climatic and socio-political changes we join together to confront...
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by Abbot Timothy Wright OSB Abbot Timothy gave the following public talk during a meeting of Catholic monks and nuns with Iranian Shi'a Muslims that was held at the Primatial Abbey of Sant'Anselmo in Rome, September 14-...
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by Ian Harris This article was originally published on February 22, 2013 in the Otago Dialy Times’s column Faith and Reason . Any true religion for this age must fit the way we see reality today, writes Ian Harris,...
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by Rev. Gail Collins-Ranadive This article was originally published in Gail Collins-Ranadive (2014): “Chewing Sand, An Eco-Spiritual Taste of the Mojave Desert” , Homebound Publications. What Fifth-graders Learn from...
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by Kay Lindahl and Kathe Schaaf This article was originally published on April 15, 2012 by The Interfaith Observer . Redefining Religious Leadership The impact of the Parliament of the World’s Religions is hard to...
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by Yoland Trevino This article was originally published in Women, Spirituality, and Transformative Leadership: Where Grace Meets Power (SkyLight Paths, 2012) . Reviving Indigenous Values In Lak’ech Ala K’in. In my Mayan...
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by Rabbi Mark Diamond This article was originally published on June 13, 2012 in Torah Marks of the Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles . Albert and Tony were best friends who grew up in each other’s homes. Albert’s...
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by M. Blouke Carus This article was originally published in Religion East & West , Issue 3, June 2003. A major award "in recognition of an individual, community or organization that has contributed in an...
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by M. Blouke Carus This article was originally published on February 2, 2007 by Metanexus . The subject we are discussing this morning is a fundamental issue in the new millennium. Are religion and science compatible,...
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