Nationwide interfaith program launched to boost Singapore’s social cohesion

SINGAPORE: A new interfaith initiative to boost Singapore’s resilience and ensure social cohesion was launched on Saturday (Feb 3), by Singapore’s five district mayors at the Singapore Management University’s Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium. The nationwide programme, called Common Senses for Common … Continue reading

Religious leaders use visit to Islamic center to teach students about interfaith dialogue

UM Rabbi Lyle Rothman (right), speaks during a visit to the Islamic Center of Greater Miami. The trip was hosted as part of Social Justice Week and united 10 students of different religions to learn about the Muslim faith. Photo … 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

Religious scholars issue unanimous fatwa declaring suicide attacks Haram

The News International ISLAMABAD: Religious scholars from all schools of thought on Saturday issued a *fatwa (religious decree) that declared suicide attacks, armed insurgency against a state and use of force in the name of imposing Shariah as ‘Haram’ or … Continue reading

‘We must protect our country’: extremist Buddhists target Mandalay’s Muslims

From the Guardian This article describes a tragic reality on the landscape of Inter Religious relations. There are two elements here that may be unfamiliar to Western readers: 1. Buddhist-Muslim relations are not a first thought where Islam is concerned. … Continue reading

Muslim women gather on Westminster Bridge to condemn ‘abhorrent’ attack

In Metro Westminster Bridge tonight (Picture: Reuters) Women formed a human chain along Westminster Bridge tonight to remember the victims of the attack on March 22. Four days after the attack shook London, women from different backgrounds came together in … Continue reading

New Interfaith Center in Kaduna is Crucial as a Symbol for Interreligious Peace in Nigeria

This is truly exciting. Nigeria suffers in so many ways from the tragic and unnecessary discord among its religions. Interfaith Center in Kaduna, Nigeria (photograph by Article originally in Ventures Nigeria will be 56 in about a month and one of … Continue reading