INR October 2012

Interfaith News Roundup - October 2012

National Council of Elders Challenges People of Faith & Practice – President Obama Addresses Free Speech and Religion – Millennium Development Goals Renewal Sought – U.S. Tribal Leaders Raise Concerns with Feds – Religious Freedoms Increasingly Threatened – Mormons Sponsor Women’s Interfaith Gathering – European Circumcision Debate Signals Growing Religious-Secular Divide – Jewish-Muslim Solidarity in Opposing Religious Prejudice – Benedict XVI Calls for Pluralistic Society – Interfaith Dialogue Comes to Myanmar – African Religious Leaders and Conservationists Collaborating – Vedanta Society Sponsors New Interfaith Song-Cycle – Amazing Parable for Understanding ‘the Other’