Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Interfaith Affairs
Join Reform Jews at the September 24 Climate Mobilization!
Posted on Wednesday August 12, 2015
On September 25, Pope Francis will speak to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City as the members determine the new Sustainable Development Goals. These goals will guide global leaders in finding a way forward for international development. The Sustainable Development Goals are being finalized this September ahead of the United Nations Framework […]
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Mitzvah Fatigue and the Power of Interfaith Climate Action
Posted on Wednesday July 29, 2015
This past weekend, I attended the Religions for Peace USA Earth-Faith-Peace Teach In with a group of my fellow young faith leaders engaged in climate justice work. The group included participants from a wide array of religious traditions, from Franciscans to Zoroastrians, who flew in to the Teach-In from as far as Bombay and Brazil, […]
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Recap: Catholic and Jewish Faith Traditions Call for Action on Climate
Posted on Thursday July 16, 2015
By Jennifer Queen Listen to the full text of the July 15: Interfaith Update on Papal Encyclical webinar here. Though Pope Francis may not know it, he and the ancient rabbis have a lot in common. As I participated in the Interfaith Update on the Papal Encyclical webinar yesterday, Rabbi Tarfon’s words, “it’s not your […]
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A Greater Fire
Posted on Monday July 13, 2015
By Rabbi Judy Schindler Two weeks ago, Charlotte’s Briar Creek Road Baptist Church was a victim of arson. It is less than three and half miles from my home. Their children’s choir sang at our Beth El MLK service three years ago and my kids were close friends with the kids of their former minister, […]
More resources from around the web:
- Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations
- Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's Inter-Religious Relations
- International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations
- Jewish-Christian Relations
- Interreligious Coordinating Council in Israel
- International Council of Christians and Jews
- Shoulder to Shoulder Campaign