December 2011 - The Interfaith Impulse

December 15, 2011

TIO contributors attending the AAR meetings in San Francisco last month gathered for breakfast at Islamic Society of San Francisco’s mosque. See “TIO at the American Academy of Religions” below for the story.

TIO contributors attending the AAR meetings in San Francisco last month gathered for breakfast at Islamic Society of San Francisco’s mosque. See “TIO at the American Academy of Religions” below for the story.

EDITORIALS

Looking back at TIO’s First Year

TIO at the American Academy of Religions

INTERFAITH NEWS

US Interreligious Worship Increases, but Slowly – Religious Advocates Go Professional – Jewish Seminary Joins Toronto’s School of Theology – Major Investment in Interfaith Studies – Faith Groups Meet In Italy To Promote Green Pilgrimages – Religious Leaders Challenge Governments on Climate – Interfaith Gardening in Texas – International Youth Compete for Faith Video Awards

INTRODUCING INTERFAITH 3.0

What Excites Me about Interfaith Work? by Bettina Gray

LEARNING TO SERVE TOGETHER

Compassion, Charity, and Interfaith Culture by Terry Weller

INTERRELIGION & THE ARTS

Translating Kalema - Images that Speak a Thousand Words by P. K. McCary

STANDING ON THEIR SHOULDERS

A Timeless Woman with a Timely Message by Ruth Broyde Sharone

Rita Semel’s 90th Birthday by Paul Chaffee

INTERFAITH SKILLSETS

Best Practices for Interreligious Ministry by Ruben Habito

INTERFAITH REPORTS

From Marrakech, Morocco - Religious Leaders Reject Violence

From Abu Dhabi – Views of Violence

From Toronto – Diversity@work Conference

Launching On Common Ground 2.0 by Whitney Barth

Opportunities

Religious Calendar