February 2014 - A New Look at Interfaith Marriage

Exploring Interreligious Relations &

Interfaith Culture

EDITORIAL

When Interfaith Becomes a Family Matter by Paul Chaffee

INTERFAITH NEWS

Religious Violence Escalating Globally – Myanmar Muslims Suffering Religious Violence – Blasphemy Laws Terrorizing Pakistan’s Religious Minorities – Bullied Sikh Children Promoting Peace – The War on Christianity – Religious Leaders Complicit in African Homophobia – U.N. Human Rights Calls out Abuse by the Catholic Church – Pontiff Favors Hospitality in Building Interfaith Relations – U.S. President Champions Religious Freedom at Interfaith Event – German Pastor, Rabbi, and Imam Collaborate – Taiwan’s Buddhists Increasingly Look to Help Out Those in Need – Can Atheists be Spiritual? – Crowds Flock to See Huge Statues of Buddha – Scientists Embrace Interfaith Ministry

LANGAR, THE GOLDEN TEMPLE, EGALITARIANISM, AND THE SIRI GURU GRANTH SAHIB JI

Encountering Sikhism far from Home by Ruth Broyde Sharone

A New Look at Interfaith Marriage

Photo: Jen Fariello

Photo: Jen Fariello

“WILL YOU MARRY US?”

Learning to Appreciate Interfaith Marriage in the Church of England by Marcus Braybrooke

THE LOVE STORY OF AGAPI AND AARON

Video Review: Interfaith Weddings and InterSpirituality by Paul Chaffee

A SEXLESS HONEYMOON?

Review: Saffron CrossHow a Christian Minister Married a Hindu Monk by Catherine Ghosh

BUILDING INTERFAITH BRIDGES WITH YOUR SPOUSE

Wedded to Dialogue by Paul F. Knitter

SOMETHING LOST, SOMETHING GAINED

Will Interfaith Marriage Spell the End of ‘Us’ and ‘Them’? by Yona Zeldis McDonough

THE BENEFITS OF TWO TRADITIONS

Who Says the “Partly Jewish” Are Bad For The Jews? by Susan Katz Miller

SINGING THE REFUGEES

Worship and the Interreligious Family by Margaret Ellsworth

DUAL RELIGIOUS IDENTITY FAMILIES FLOURISHING 

Review: Being Both – Embracing Two Religions in One Interfaith Family by Lauren Zinn

SUPPORTING COUPLES (AND THEIR FAMILIES) FROM DIFFERENT TRADITIONS 

Wedding Officiating as an Interfaith Minister by Claire Goodman

INTERFAITH MARRIAGES AND RELIGIOUS LEADERS

Review: Mixed-Up Love: Relationships, Family, and Religious Identity in the 21st Century by Lauren Zinn

DEVELOPING GOOD CHRISTIAN-MUSLIM RELATIONS IN THE UK

Changing Perceptions of Christian-Muslim Marriage by Julian Bond

WHEN INTERFAITH ROMANCES BLOOM

Contributing to Wedding Nouveau One Celebration at a Time by Keya Milla

RELIGIOUS CALENDAR

OPPORTUNITIES

NAIN 2014: Registration Open, Young Adult Scholarships Available, Workshop Proposals Sought

TIO Special Editions: Religions for Peace USA

RFPUSA & El-Hibri Foundation Celebrate Interfaith Harmony Week 2014

Building Interfaith Bridges with Your Spouse - Wedded to Dialogue by Paul F. Knitter

Susan Katz Miller Webinar, March 27, 3 pm (ET)– Register Here!

Update

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