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Muslim, Jewish, Other Groups Join in Denouncing Terror and Affirming Human Rights

Date: September 11, 2014/13th Anniversary of 9/11/01 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On the 13th Anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the following statement from Jewish and Muslim and other diverse American organizations responds to the increase in violence and oppression around the world, especially targeting minority populations. We grieve for the victims on all sides, especially civilians […]

September 16, 2014 in Blog by

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Faith Leader Spotlight: Father Michael Perry

Father Michael A. Perry             Written by Kujegi Camara Our Lady of Refuge Church is a beautiful house of worship that sits on the corner of Foster and Ocean Avenues, beckoning all that come its way to glance up and smile. That’s exactly what I did when I visited for the first time and seeing […]

September 15, 2014 in Blog by

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Videos of statements made by diverse faith leaders at recent press conference condemning ISIS

Speakers include Shaykh Bashir, Khalid Latif, Linda Sarsour, Sahar al Sahlani, Dalia Mahmoud, Rev Chloe Breyer, Imam Shamsi Ali, Re Donna Schaper, Gloria Williams, and Rabia T Harris.

September 12, 2014 in Blog by

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Video from yesterday’s press conference – Rev. Chloe Breyer joins NYC Muslims & allies condemning ISIS

September 11, 2014 in Articles and Appearances by ICNY staff, Blog by

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Religions for the Earth: A Multifaith Celebration

Date: Sunday, September 21 Time: 6:00 pm Location: The Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave. (at 112th Street), New York, NY After the People’s Climate March, join people of different faiths for a commission for the planet at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. The Religions for the Earth Interfaith Service […]

September 11, 2014 in Blog, Program Archive, Upcoming Programs by

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30th Rabbi Marshall T. Meyer Retreat For Social Justice: Harnessing Spirituality and Religion in End of Life Care

The Interfaith Center of New York,   The Coalition to Transform Advanced Care, & The Plaza Jewish Community Chapel & Maimonides Medical Center Present The 30th Rabbi Marshall T. Meyer Retreat for Social Justice        Harnessing Spirituality & Religion in End of Life Care       WHERE:  The Interchurch Center, 475 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10115, […]

September 8, 2014 in Blog, Program Archive, Upcoming Programs by

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From Huffington Post: 9/11 Families Launch Anti-Islamophobia Campaign For Anniversary Of Tragedy

Click image for larger version Family members of September 11 victims are taking a stand against Islamophobia with a new bus ad campaign designed to promote religious tolerance and interfaith unity. “Islamophobia is not pretty,” the ad reads. “Let’s build bridges, not walls. Hate hurts, hope heals.” Sponsored by September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, […]

September 7, 2014 in Articles and Press about ICNY, Blog by

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People’s Climate March

Date: Sunday, September 21st Time: 11:30 Assembly location: the area north of Columbus Circle at 59th St. With our future on the line and the whole world watching, we’ll take a stand to bend the course of history. We’ll take to the streets to demand the world we know is within our reach: a world […]

September 5, 2014 in Blog, Program Archive, Upcoming Programs by

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Religions for the Earth Dialogue on spirituality & faith based action on climate change

Date: Friday, Sept 19 – Sunday, Sept. 21 Location: Union Theological Seminary, 3041 Broadway, New York, New York 10027 This September, more than 200 religious and spiritual leaders of diverse traditions from around the world will convene for a dialogue about spirituality and faith based action on climate change. The event is timed to coincide with […]

September 4, 2014 in Blog, Program Archive, Upcoming Programs by

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People’s Climate March, Peaceful Tomorrows and a Rabbi Marshal Meyer Retreat on End of Life Care: ICNY E-Announcements for September

Message from ICNY Executive Director Dear Friends, We hope you had a good summer. At ICNY we had a wonderful group of interns whose voices you will hear from in this newsletter.  In addition, in August, Religion Dispatches reported on ICNY’s recently concluded NEH Institute on teaching religious diversity in K-12 schools.  For those who […]

September 2, 2014 in Blog by

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