Tag Archive for Inter Faith

Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World

Churches Together in England, February 2013 Resources from the first ecumenical meeting of denominational, intermediate level inter faith officers which took place at High Leigh Conference Centre from Monday 11th February to Tuesday 12th February. I recommend you to have…

International Golden Rule Day – 5 April

Ekklesia, Apr.5, www.ekklesia.co.uk/node/14491 Today has been designated International Golden Rule Day. The idea is to stop and ask ourselves and our neighbours how our lives might be different if the Golden Rule was lived… individually, in community, in our faith…

Freedom isn’t for sale

Bob Roberts, Inter Faith Youth Core, Mar.21, www.ifyc.org/content/freedom-isnt-sale An Evangelical Christian in the Muslim world. Last week I was in Doha, Qatar for a couple of different gatherings. While there, I had the unique opportunity of meeting some of the…

Going Beyond the Rhetoric: The Muslim Aid-UMCOR Partnership in Sri Lanka

Amjad Saleem, State of Formation, Feb.18, www.stateofformation.org/2011/02/going-beyond-the-rhetoric-the-muslim-aid-umcor-partnership-in-sri-lanka/ This paper highlights practical examples of dialogue and collaboration between Muslim Aid and UMCOR (United Methodist Committee on Relief) showing how different faith communities make natural allies for the promotion and success of cross border…

Muslim and Jewish students forge friendship network

Harriet Swain, The Guardian, Jan.24, www.guardian.co.uk/education/2011/jan/24/muslim-jewish-students-friendship At universities around the UK, Muslim and Jewish students are finding common ground, with the help of the Coexistence Trust charity. Sara Amin-Nejad, an Iranian-born Muslim studying pharmacy at Manchester University, has never experienced…

Pope Benedict XVI and the Koran

Peter Brown, The Catholic Thing, Jan. 10, www.thecatholicthing.org/columns/2011/elizabethmccoy2002.html After reading the pope’s famous Regensburg lecture for the umpteenth time, I am ready to conclude that if one were to excise paragraphs 2-4, which concerned Islam, what we have is Benedict…

The Islamification of Britain: record numbers embrace Muslim faith

Jerome Taylor and Sarah Morrison, The Independent, Jan.4, www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/the-islamification-of-britain-record-numbers-embrace-muslim-faith-2175178.html The number of Britons choosing to become Muslims has nearly doubled in the past decade, according to one of the most comprehensive attempts to estimate how many people have embraced Islam.…

CSI Constitution

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 Constitution Name The name of the organisation will be “CSI – Central Scotland…

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…