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  1. Oklahoma pastor emphasizes message of inclusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Fox 23

    The Rev. Jerry Galbreath, former pastor at University Place Christian Church, said that was one of the key messages he wanted to bring back to Enid from the seventh Parliament of the World's Religions, which convened Nov. 1-7 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 5 comments

  2. The Iranian government is targeting Bahaa is in Yemen. Wea ve seen this before.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Religion News Service

    My wife and I don't have much to go on. Just fragments of memories that we cling to like holy relics.


  3. Pathway to PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 |

    "A stimulating evening with a respectful dialogue brings these faith groups together to work to a common goal of respect and peace in the world," stated moderator Gordon H. Oliver. The conference begins at 6:00 p.m. and features Chief Byron Louis, Chief of the Okanagan First Nation, Garrett Brisdon of Baha'i, The Reverend Elizabeth Bowyer of Trinity United Church, Umang Patel, Hindu Faith, Imam Tariq Azeem, Islam, Kent Burnham, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Rev.


  4. Okanagan faith groups gather in Vernon to talk peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Eleven different world religions based in the Okanagan will be represented at an interfaith conference planned for Vernon on Monday. Called Pathway To Peace, the conference will take place at Vernon Recreation Centre, organized by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community BC.


  5. My Word: Captivated by Acre and hopes for coexistenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Jerusalem Post

    ... marked in Chinese as well as Hebrew, English and Arabic. Acre is special to many people, but it is holy only to the Bahai. As Roni Miyara, director of tourism marketing, pointed out: Wherever they are in the world, Bahai face Acre to pray. Although ...


  6. Bruce WhitmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Brunswick News

    Bruce W. Whitmore, 74, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at Southeast Georgia Health System, in Brunswick, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Although he never smoked a day in his life; he was fated to face this dreadful disease.


  7. 10 Aurora faith communities partner in Thanksgiving worshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Daily Herald

    Aurora residents Collette Taylor, left, and Marian Cowan use their voices and American Sign Language to sing "I Love the Lord" at Wesley United Methodist Church in Aurora Sunday, Nov. 18. They are part of St. John African Methodist's praise choir which performed in "Celebrating Neighbors," an 11th annual Thanksgiving community service sponsored by InterFAITH Aurora, an ecumenical group. Local Sikhs perform vocal and instrumental music during "Celebrating Neighbors," an 11th annual Thanksgiving community service Sunday, Nov. 18, at Wesley United Methodist Church in Aurora.


  8. Interfaith Thanksgiving is Nov. 17 under theme of - Becoming One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Jordan Independent

    Sarah Steichen Stiles is a board member of the Interfaith Circle. In collaborating on a theme, the board listened to the song "One Day," an anthem written and performed by Matisyahu.


  9. Thanksgiving service to welcome people of all faithsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | The Citizens' Voice

    People of all faiths are invited to gather Tuesday night for an annual Thanksgiving service hosted by the Wyoming Valley Interfaith Council. The yearly service rotates locations and this year's host is Temple Israel at 239 S. River St. in Wilkes-Barre.


  10. UN committee criticizes human rights violations in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 |

    A U.N. committee on human rights approved a resolution Thursday urging Iran to stop its widespread use of arbitrary detention and expressing serious concern at its "alarmingly high" use of the death penalty. The General Assembly's Human Rights Committee adopted the resolution by a vote of 85-30, with 68 abstentions.


  11. Pair of exhibitions explore help trace history of Saskatchewana s artRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    A pair of exhibitions featuring works by McGregor Hone and Kim Ennis are opening at the Mann Art Gallery on Nov. 16, 2018. The latest pair of exhibitions opening at the Mann Art Gallery help trace Saskatchewan's settler art history through the works of some of the province's most influential artists.


  12. Faith Calendar for Nov. 10-24, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2018 | HeraldNet

    Bazaar, Everett: A Christmas bazaar is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 10 at Faith Lutheran Church, 6708 Cady Road. Handmade crafts, quilts, baked goods, lefsa, "Granny's Attic" rummage sale, raffle.


  13. The Fate of Yemen's Baha'isRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Counterpunch

    It is common these days to read headlines such as "At least 19 killed, 10 injured in Saudi-led coalition air raid in Yemen" . We are reminded often how many Yemenis have died and are starving.


  14. An attitude of gratitudeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Claremont Courier

    On that day more than 100 students, faculty and staff from across the Claremont Colleges gathered on the campus of Pitzer College for an interfaith dinner hosted by Pitzer's president, Melvin L. Oliver. This was not the first interfaith dinner to be held at our campuses.


  15. Clergy Corner, Nov. 9, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | The News-Gazette

    Members from some of the local faith communities involved in the third annual Champaign County Interfaith Alliance Thanksgiving Celebration pose for a photo Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at Sinai Temple in Champaign. The more she talks to local leaders of different faith groups, the more the Rev.


  16. Baha'is celebrate twin holy days and birth of prophet-founderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | SooToday

    ... ric Site (800 Bay St.). For more information contact 705-253-1878. For more information on the Baha'i Faith, go to


  17. Senior Catholic leadership calls on government to rescind nation-state lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2018 | Jerusalem Post

    Storm clouds pass over a Roman Catholic church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. August 14, 2018. The most senior Catholic clergy in Israel on Sunday called for the government to rescind the Nation-State Law passed in July , describing it as "a blow" to the values of democracy while acknowledging that the legislation "changes very little in practice."


  18. ASU Baha'i club stands united with oppressed family across the globeRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2018 | State Press

    Every week, the ASU Baha'i Club meets for an interfaith devotional to come together with other Baha'is and those of entirely different religious perspectives. The Baha'i faith is the largest non-Muslim group in Iran, with over 300,000 people, according to a 2018 study conducted by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom .


  19. Mid-Ohio Valley Interfaith celebrates BahaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 |

    ... is located at Fourth and Wooster streets. The meeting is followed by a 7 p.m. presentation by Carol Sedgwick on the Bahai faith. All are welcome to attend either or both gatherings! It is fitting our premier article appears in November, since ...


  20. They're our brothers and sisters'Read the original story

    Nov 2, 2018 | Altoona Mirror

    ... drew about 400 people, represented either other religious faiths or were unaffiliated. The Watts are members of the Bahai faith, which teaches the worth of all religions and encourages unity among all people, according to Mike said he ...