Interfaith initiative spreads cheer among seniors, refugees, homeless

Utah’s Jewish and Muslim communities demonstrated on Monday that the spirit of helping those facing a difficult time transcends any one religion. Under guidance from the National Council of Jewish Women, volunteers packaged and delivered boxes of fresh fruit, baked … Continue reading

“2017- Year of Islamic Solidarity: Interfaith and Intercultural Dialogue”

International conference starts in Baku. President Ilham Aliyev attends the opening ceremony of the conference Baku, December 21, AZERTAC “2017- Year of Islamic Solidarity: Interfaith and Intercultural Dialogue” international conference has kicked off in Baku. President of the Republic of … Continue reading

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

Dr. Frank Kaufmann Receives Interfaith Leadership Award, and Title: Vishva Shanti Padmam

On December 17, 2017, The World Yoga Community awarded IRFWP Director, Dr. Frank Kaufmann, their 14th Interfaith Leadership Award, and conferred on Dr. Kaufmann the title, Vishva Shanti Padmam. This award and title was first given to Sri Swami Bua … Continue reading

“Interfaith” Should Not Be Sloppy: Start with these Four Basic Steps

We live in a world in which affirming “interfaith” surrounds us like air. This vague sentiment has expanded exponentially in tandem with two surging platitudes-as-virtue from the past half-century, “don’t judge,” and “can’t we all just get along.” This affirmation … Continue reading