Tag Archive for Judaism

Holocaust Memorial Day puts all genocide in the spotlight

Trevor Grundy, ENInews, Jan.26, www.eni.ch/featured/article.php?id=4682 After the Nazi slaughter of six million Jews during World War II, the world cried out “never again.” But one of Britain’s best-known young rabbis, Jonathan Romain, of Maidenhead Synagogue in Berkshire, said that although…

With an Honest Heart

Samantha Kirby, Tikkun, Jan.2011, www.tikkun.org/article.php?story=winter2011kirby Samantha Kirby’s beautiful Tikkun essay on how the principles of Judaism – and the prejudice experienced by Jews – inspires her to stand up for Muslims.  Samantha Kirby is Interfaith Youth Core’s Communications & Policy…

Some significant dates in faith communities

This is a by no means exhaustive list of significant dates.  Please let me know of any that I should add. Baha’i: 16 Jan. 2011       World Religion Day 21 Mar. 2011     Naw Ruz (Baha’i New Year) 21 Apr. 2011     Start…

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…