March 2012 - Emerging Interfaith Voices: I

March 15, 2012

World Faith Kenya delivers farming equipment and oxen to widows and orphans in the village of Kisii to support their new farming efforts. See story.


Bowled Over by Emerging Interfaith Voices

Interfaith News

Major New Interfaith Award – Faith Groups Appeal to Politicians – NYC Religious Leaders Say No to Religious Profiling – Rome Calls for Financial Accountability – Elizabeth Promotes Protection of All Religions – Interfaith Civic Group Stops Crime – United Kingdom’s Nine Major Faith Communities To Collaborate – Jewish Cooperation Enables Shi’ite-Sunni Cemetery – Lebanese School teaches Respect of others and of Religion – Visitation Program in Chicago Connects Eight Traditions

Interfaith Reports

From Geneva - Jerusalem - Marrakech, Morocco

Pluralism Project Launches New Resource

“Infrastructure” Website Documents Grassroots Interfaith in the U.S.

March 2012 Theme

Emerging Interfaith Voices: I

Reviving Indigenous Values

Reconciling the Blessings and Challenges of Diversity through Ancestral Spiritual Values by Yoland Trevino

The ‘Legal’ Defense for Oppressing Indigenous People

An Open Letter to All Peoples of Faith & Practice from Joagquisho, Oren Lyons

Interfaith History

Indigenous Peoples Making an Interfaith Difference by TIO Correspondent Marcus Braybrooke

Growing the Interfaith Community

Wiccans, Indigenous Peoples, and the Interfaith Movement by Don Frew

Overcoming Centuries of Prejudice

What Do Women Bring to the Table? by Kimberly King, Pamela Jay Gottfried, Rita M. Gross, Rosemary R. Ruether, and Nahid Angha

Interfaith Mentors

Finding My Voice in Interfaith Work by Jennifer Peace

Peace Jihadi

Ibtisam Mahameed, Not Afraid to Speak Out by TIO Correspondent Ruth Broyde Sharone

Young Adults take Center Stage

Eboo Patel – Spokesperson in the Making by Paul Chaffee

New Voices, New Leaders

Youth Redefining Interfaith Activism Globally by Frank Fredericks


“What Do You Believe?” – Teens Weigh In


Guide to Religious Tolerance In A Hostile Environment – New Golden Rule Video – New Video: From A Village in India to Multi-Cultural Toronto – Meaning Making Involves Us All


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