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  1. Interfaith Peace Partners to hold multi-faith prayer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Daily Commercial

    ... Peace Partners was organized a year ago and is led by clergy and volunteers from the Christian, Muslim, Jewish and Bahai communities. Together they hope to bring about a sense of awareness, understanding and tolerance. The event will be the group's ...

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  2. Interfaith inauguration vigil in EscondidoRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    An interfaith vigil for the upcoming U.S. Presidential Inauguration is set for Jan. 20 in the Maple Street Plaza in downtown Escondido. The nonpartisan event, called "Inauguration Vigil: Hopes for our Future Together," is organized by Escondido Together, also known as the Escondido Clergy Association, an ecumenical group providing ministries and services to the community.

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  3. Powerful lessons - Thursday, 12 January 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | The Forest Grove News-Times

    The young founders and teachers of the Ash Street Virtues Class have quietly been making a difference in the lives of children since the group first came together in October 2015. Lakeridge Junior High School seventh-grader Jada Badiyan says that when her family moved to Lake Oswego - to Ash Street, to be exact - almost two years ago, she wanted to acquaint herself with her neighborhood and to be of service.

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  4. Trump must aid persecuted Christians or his presidency will fail, says Open DoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Religion News Service

    Egyptian Christians shout as ambulances transport the bodies of victims killed in the bombing of Cairo's main Coptic cathedral to the funeral, in Cairo, Egypt, on Dec. 12, 2016. Photo courtesy of Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh *Editors: This photo may only be republished with RNS-CHRISTIAN-PERSECUTION, originally published on Jan. 11, 2017.

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  5. People of all faiths and none will gather for Holocaust Memorial service in RodboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... I am delighted that we have Anglicans, Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, Quakers, Protestants, Gloucester Mariners, Catholics, Bahai members and those from no particular faith attending our service. "A school choir from Rosary Catholic primary school will ...

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  6. Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge holding events aimed at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Advocate

    World Religion Day is Sunday, Jan. 15, and throughout this month, the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, which brings together area churches, synagogues and mosques in the cause of common ground, is sponsoring "January Thaw: Melting Away Misunderstanding and Cultivating Peace." The Baton Rouge Jewish Film Festival : Jan. 11-15, Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. manshiptheatre.org .

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  7. Away from casinos, New Year welcomed with multi-faith prayers in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Merinews

    In a remarkable interfaith gesture and a unique way to welcome 2017, various religions got together in Reno to celebrate the ringing in of the New Year at midnight in a unique and divine manner, away from the glitter of the casinos and sending a message of unity to the world. Coordinated by distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed, standing room only "Multi-faith New Year's Eve Service" attended by few hundred people and hosted by Reno Buddhist Center included Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, Baha'i and Native American prayers.

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  8. Suburban faith leaders share messages of peace, unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Leaders of suburban faith communities came together Sunday to share messages of peace, unity and religious harmony during the 2017 World Peace Day Interfaith Prayer Service in Naperville. Dozens of faith practitioners, including members of Baha'i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, Sikh and Unitarian Universalist communities, filled North Central College's Wentz Concert Hall to commemorate the day.

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  9. Diverse religions joining to ring in New Year with prayers in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Merinews

    In a remarkable interfaith gesture and a unique way to welcome 2017, various religions are getting together in Reno to celebrate the ringing in of the New Year in a divine manner away from the glitter of the casinos. Coordinated by distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed, "Multi-faith New Years' Eve Service" hosted by Reno Buddhist Center will include Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, Baha'i, Shinto and Native American prayers.

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  10. Prince Charles warns of echoes of 'dark days' before World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    Britain's Prince Charles warned against intolerance towards refugees fleeing religious persecution on Thursday, saying the rising tide of populism was reminiscent of the "dark days" of the lead up to World War II. "The suffering doesn't end when they arrive seeking refuge in a foreign land," the heir to the throne told BBC radio.

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  11. Prince Charles warns of return to 'dark days of 1930s'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Britain's Prince Charles warned against intolerance towards refugees fleeing religious persecution yesterday, saying the rising tide of populism was reminiscent of the "dark days" of the 1930s. "The suffering doesn't end when they arrive seeking refuge in a foreign land," the heir to the throne told BBC radio.

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  12. The royal family has a stark end of the year warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Mashable

    The Prince of Wales has delivered a stark warning against the rise of populism saying it risks repeating the "dark days" of the 1930s. During the popular BBC Radio 4's religious Thought for the Day slot, Prince Charles expressed his grave concerns over the increase of religious hatred and he pleaded for countries to welcome those fleeing persecution.

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  13. No harm in UCC: Ahmadiyya MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | DNA India

    The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community has declared support to Uniform Civil Code , saying the loyalty to the nation is also an important constituent of the faith. Opposing the rigid stand of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board and other Muslim groups, leaders of the community on Tuesday said the Islamic Sharia were liberal enough to accommodate solutions to the evolving problems.

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  14. Family represent Aylesbury at global launch of new house of worship in ChileRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 | Bucks Herald

    A family from Aylesbury were among 5000 people from 110 countries who attended the opening ceremony of the new Baha'i House of Worship for South America in Santiago, Chile. The temple, located on the foot-hills of the Andes Mountains in Santiago, was officially opened on 15 October 2016 by the Santiago Metropolitan Region Governor, Senior Claudio Orrego.

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  15. The Secret Jewish History of KwanzaaRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Forward

    Fifty years ago, at the inaugural celebration of Kwanzaa, 60 black Americans gathered in a California living room to celebrate their distant African past. It was 1966.

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  16. Chile's Baha'i Temple born of Canadian architect's 12-year projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Canadian architect Siamak Hariri spent a lifetime hoping to unite religion and technology - and realized his dream in a Baha'i temple in Chile. Alex Bozikovic reports from Santiago on one of architecture's most ambitious undertakings The security guard at the Yale Center for British Art in Connecticut stroked his hand along the concrete wall.

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  17. S.F. mayor asks people to donate to JNF after firesRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... visit to Israel, which included several days in Haifa, where he toured the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Bahai Gardens and other sites. Lee launched SF Gives Back in 2011 in the wake of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan. - ...

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  18. Yemen's Baha'is keep the faith amid conflict and crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... collaborating with Israel and trying to make people convert to our faith. That's completely false," Ruhiyeh said. The Bahai' Faith originated in the 19th century in Iran, where an estimated 300,000 Bahai's still live and suffer intense ...

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  19. Nadim al-Sakkaf with his two children before the arrest in August. Photo by Ruhiyeh Thabet al-SakkafRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Religion News Service

    ... collaborating with Israel and trying to make people convert to our faith. That's completely false," Ruhiyeh said. The Bahai' Faith originated in the 19th century in Iran, where an estimated 300,000 Bahai's still live and suffer intense ...

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  20. Loudoun's annual Day of Thanks celebrates the county's diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A musical ensemble from the Raj Khalsa Gurdwara Sikh community performs at the interfaith event in Ashburn. About 250 Loudoun County residents from an array of local religious groups - Baha'i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, Sikh and Unitarian Universalist - came together Nov. 20 for an evening of food, fellowship, prayer and entertainment.

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