Heschel, King And The Interfaith Impulse: Remembering the man that Martin Luther King called ‘my rabbi.’

In this season of Yizkor, on the 50th yahrtzeit of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination this month, the heart turns to one of the most iconic photos in American Jewish history. It was taken in Selma, Ala., on a Sunday … Continue reading

Masters of Divinity Course visits Office of Public and International Affairs, of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

I am teaching presently a course entitled: “Interfaith, Peace Building, and the United Nations.” It is a Masters of Divinity course. Each week, my seven students and I visit a faith related, UN NGO, and hear from its director or … Continue reading

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St. Patrick: Bishop and Patron Saint of Ireland

St. Patrick, (flourished 5th century, Britain and Ireland; feast day March 17), patron saint and national apostle of Ireland, credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland and probably responsible in part for the Christianization of the Picts and Anglo-Saxons. He is known only from two short works, the Confessio, a spiritual autobiography, and his Letter to Coroticus, a denunciation of British mistreatment of Irish Christians.

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Dr. Frank Kaufmann’s Keynote Address to the Anuvibha, 9th International Conference on Peace and Nonviolent Action, Jaipur, India

On December 18, Dr. Frank Kaufmann offered the keynote address for session three of the Anuvibha, 9th International Conference on Peace and Nonviolent Action, in Jaipur, India, held from December 18 – 21, 2017. Here is Dr. Kaufmann’s presentation Here is … Continue reading