Tag Archive for church

Muslim-Christian crisis

Elizabeth Tenety, Washington Post, Jan.3, onfaith.washingtonpost.com/onfaith/2011/01/first_faith_challenge_of_2011/all.html 2011 began with some bleak news for Muslim-Christian relations around the world. Recent attacks against churches in Iraq, Nigeria and Egypt have killed dozens of Christian worshippers. Meanwhile, the Pakistani government is standing by…

Muslims in Evangelical Churches

Jason B Hood, Christianity Today, Jan.3, www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2011/januaryweb-only/muslimsevangelical.html Does loving your neighbor mean opening your doors to false worship (sic)? As professional religion reporters looked back on 2010, they ranked the debate over an Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero—along…

How Christians, Muslims can find peace

Paul Moses, CNN, Jan.2, edition.cnn.com/2011/OPINION/01/02/moses.saint.sultan.unity/index.html Speaking hours after a terrorist attack killed 21 people in a Coptic church in Alexandria, Egypt, Pope Benedict XVI announced that he would hold an interreligious meeting in October in Assisi, Italy, to discuss with…

Tragic new year for Egyptian Christians

Mollie Ziegler, Get Religion, Jan.2, www.getreligion.org/2011/01/tragic-new-year-for-egyptian-christians/ I went to church on New Year’s Eve, as many do. In the Lutheran church, we mark the eve of the Feast of the Circumcision of our Lord. Many black Protestant congregations have Watch…

Advent resources from ACTS

Lindsey Sanderson, ACTS, Oct.6. www.acts-scotland.org ACTS (Action of Churches Together in Scotland) Advent resource has this year been prepared by Andrew Sarle of IRENIC. The writer explains how and what people of other faiths are celebrating during the period of…

CSI Archive

2014: Our December theme was “Winter” and there was the usual mixture of contributions – with a saxophone featuring for the very first time! . In October we gathered to reflect on the theme of “Movement” and a wide variety…

IRENICA Previous Version (archived)

Since June 2010, IRENICA has gone “live”.  Instead of a monthly digest, news items are added as soon as they come to my notice.  The latest news appears on the homepage irenica.org.uk and in Latest IRENICA.  Email alerts will only…

CSI

CSI – Central Scotland Interfaith The forum to promote inter faith encounter in Clackmannanshire, Falkirk and Stirling. Registered as a Scottish Charity under Scottish Charity No SC041399   Coming Events: The next “Soul Space” will be at Stirling Methodist Church, …

About IRENIC

IRENIC Interfaith Consultancy exists to help you engage with people of other faiths more effectively. An IRENIC consultant can advise you before or during your encounters. IRENIC can also provide speakers for meetings and conferences, facilitate discussions and workshops, and…