April 2012 - Emerging Interfaith Voices: II

April 15, 2012

Shabbat is welcomed at Beit T’Shuvah, a halfway hourse for the treatment of alcohol, drug, sex, and gambling addictions, with the breaking of the traditional challah bread. Read the story in the review of Rich Nahmias’ Golden States of Grace.


Hearing the Emerging Voices, Including Your Own

The Next Great Thing(s) in Interfaith

What the Emerging Interfaith Voices Tell Us by Bud Heckman

Interfaith News

Interfaith Community Called to Account on Climate – Saying No to Trafficking – Dying for the Cause – Religious Freedom Monitored Globally – Interfaith Reconciliation Efforts in Sri Lanka – Love Letters for the Middle East – Muslims Broach the Tough Issues – Waking Up About Water – Tourism for the Common Good – Michigan High Schoolers Receive Interfaith Funding – Spiritual Perspectives on Animal Care – Coptic Christians in Mourning

A Giant in Our Midst

Remembering John Hick (1922-2012) by David Cramer

Report from Haridwar, India

Global Gathering of Indigenous and Pagan Elders by Rachael Watcher

April 2012 Theme

Emerging Interfaith Voices: II

Unified Spiritual Action Required

Protecting the Sacred in a Shattered World by Phil Lane Jr.

Birth of an Interfaith Seminarian Society

Finding Your Voice in an Interfaith World by Joshua Stanton

Teaching Leadership Skills

Making Interfaith Cooperation a Social Norm by Dan Pawlus

Redefining Religious Leadership

Interfaith Women Exploring New Ways to Lead by Kay Lindahl

Women’s Voices Being Heard at the United Nations

Women & Spirituality at the UN Commission on the Status of Women by Kathe Schaaf

RavelUnravel Launches May 17

Exploring Religious Identity in Omaha and Beyond by Beth Katz

Giving Voice to the Silenced

A Review of Golden States of Grace by Paul Chaffee

New Voices, New Leaders

A Review of My Neighbor’s Faith by Paul Chaffee

Growing Up Sikh in America

Double-Edged Daggers by Valarie Kaur (excerpted from My Neighbor’s Faith)

To Love Unconditionally, Respect All, and Serve All

How a Samoan Mormon Became a Global Interfaith Activist by TIO Correspondent Ruth Broyde Sharone


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