Life contemplated at multi-faith dialogue event at Maidenhead Mosque

From the Maidenhead Advertiser “The reality today is that we are all interdependent and have to co-exist on this small planet. Therefore, the only sensible and intelligent way of resolving differences and clashes of interests, whether between individuals or nations, … Continue reading

Pakistani-American couple donates $15 million to Catholic university

From Dawn To foster better understanding between religions, a Muslim couples entrusts their legacy with a Catholic institution.  This remarkable gesture of good faith, generosity and devotion given by Rafat and Zoreen Ansari, is exemplary, especially in these politically charged … Continue reading

King Salman to meet interfaith leaders in Jakarta: Minister

From The Jakarta Post (JAKARTA, Indonesia)-  The Religious Affairs Ministry will convene religious leaders from various backgrounds in Indonesia to have an interfaith dialogue with King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia when the King arrives in Jakarta … Continue reading

Project to engage Pakistani interfaith communities launched

From Pakistan Today   (LAHORE, Pakistan)-  Provincial Minister for Human Rights and Minorities Affairs Khalil Tahir Sandhu has said that in order to create a culture of peace and coexistence we need to respect other religions and reconcile all conflicts, … Continue reading

Food and faith: Charleston-area Jews, Muslims come together in kitchen to inspire dialogue

From The Post and Courier (CHARLESTON, SC)- “Marcie approved the falafel!” crowed Ghazala Javed, a lay leader at Central Mosque, after a kosher caterer working in the same kitchen praised her crispy chickpea fritter. “Who else is ready to try … Continue reading

Religious institutes sign agreement on inter-faith education

From Channel News Asia (SINGAPORE)- There will be new post-graduate courses on religious diversity, as well as opportunities for inter-faith teaching exchanges, with the signing of a new agreement between the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) and six … Continue reading

Central African Republic Christians, Muslims unite to heal trauma

From Reuters BANGUI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Blindfolds secured tightly, more than a dozen men and women are led by their partners around leafy plants and trees in the compound of an international charity in the Central African Republic’s capital, … Continue reading

Interfaith service in Hamden honors Martin Luther King Jr.

From the New Haven Register (HAMDEN, CT)- An interfaith service celebrating the life and legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Friday had a political focus, as clergy and guest speakers encouraged the congregation to channel the civil rights … Continue reading