This section is for sites about relationships among various religious organizations and communities. Interfaith Religion and Spirituality Society.
The term interfaith dialogue refers to cooperative, constructive and positive interaction between people of different religious traditions (i. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Interfaith dialogue refers to cooperative, constructive, and positive interaction between people of different religious traditions and/or spiritual or humanistic beliefs, at both the individual and institutional levels. It is distinct from syncretism or alternative religion, in that dialogue often involves promoting understanding between different religions or beliefs to increase acceptance of others, rather than to synthesize new beliefs.
- A Common Word Between Us and You - A Common Word between Us and You is an open letter, dated 13 October 2007, from leaders of the Islamic religion to leaders of the Christian religion.
- Buddhism and Jainism - Buddhism and Jainism are two ancient Indian religions that developed in Magadha and continue to thrive in the modern times. Mahavira and Gautama Buddha are generally accepted as contemporaries.
- Buddhism and Hinduism
- Buddhism and Christianity - Although analogies have been drawn between Buddhism and Christianity, there are differences between the two religions beginning with monotheism's place at the core of Christianity, and Buddhism's orientation towards non-theism which runs counter to teachings about God in Christianity; and...
- Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation - The Center for Jewish?Christian Understanding and Cooperation or CJCUC is an educational institution at which Christians who tour Israel can study the Hebrew Bible with Orthodox rabbis and learn about the Hebraic roots of Christianity.
- Centre for Dialogue - The Centre for Dialogue is an interdisciplinary research institution at La Trobe University. Professor Joseph Camilleri was the Director of the Centre from 2006 until 2013. The current Director is Professor Alberto Gomez.
- The New Seminary www
An institute for the training of Interfaith Ministers. New Seminary. It was founded in 1981 and since then, has ordained more than 1200 Interfaith ministers.
- A World Council of Churches: Inter-Religious Dialogue and Cooperation www
A program promoting inter-religious trust and respect and equipping churches for advocacy in countries where religion is used to fuel conflict. Council of Churches: Inter-Religious Dialogue and Cooperation. Reports, news, current activities and best practices. World Council of Churches: Inter-Religious Dialogue and Cooperation.
- Women's Sisters of Embracement www
Women's organization dedicated to bringing together in harmony all faiths that have a belief in An All-Enlightened Being/God. Embracement. With articles, news, religious background, and links. Sisters of Embracement.
- For Global Forum www
For interfaith dialogue and co-operation, Forum, with an eye towards a more peaceful, just and sustainable Earth community. Global Forum.
- Seeks The Interfaith Center of New York www
Seeks to integrate the sacred into people's daily lives and to apply the wisdom and resources of the world's religious traditions to conflicts worldwide. The Interfaith Center of New York.
- Brings Interfaith Youth Core www
Brings together young people of different religious and moral traditions for cooperative service and dialogue around shared values. Youth Core. Outreach education and training, youth service days, leader cultivation, public advocacy program and history. Interfaith Youth Core.
- Aims Temple of Understanding www
Aims to achieve peaceful coexistence among individuals, Understanding, communities, and societies through interfaith education, emphasizing experiential knowledge and dialogue. Also undertakes consulting with the United Nations. Temple of Understanding.
- Free The Underground Movement Newsletter www
Free monthly on-line newsletter unifying writers with varying belief; to contribute articles, Underground Movement Newsletter, personal testimonies, and poetry on selected topics. The Underground Movement Newsletter.
- Provides Portland Oregon: Interfaith Spiritual Center www
Provides individual and group spiritual direction and mentoring, Oregon: Interfaith Spiritual Center, consultation for communities and organizations, workshops and classes. Portland Oregon: Interfaith Spiritual Center.
- Resource Interfaith www
Resource for religious thought and literature, Interfaith, covering major world religions, modern and ancient. Interfaith.
- Works World Congress of Faiths www
Works to develop better understanding, Congress of Faiths, co-operation and respect between people of different faiths. World Congress of Faiths.
- An The Spiritual Sanctuary www
An online community where members of all faiths explore core beliefs and inspirations including various practice explanations, Spiritual Sanctuary, group philosophies, message boards, and articles. The Spiritual Sanctuary.
- An MultiFaithNet www
An information and dialogue tool, MultiFaithNet, providing access to resources and interactions relevant to inter-faith dialogue and the study of religious traditions. Introductions to religions, centre history, research papers, news and events. MultiFaithNet.
- A United Religions Initiative www
A global community dedicated to promoting daily interfaith cooperation, Religions Initiative, ending religiously motivated violence and creating cultures of peace, justice and healing for the Earth and all living beings. United Religions Initiative.
- The International Interfaith Centre www
The International Interfaith Centre facilitates networking, Interfaith Centre, encounter, education and research between religious and spiritual individuals, organisations, and communities throughout the world. International Interfaith Centre.
- A Gamaliel Foundation www
A network of grassroots, Foundation, interfaith, interracial, multi-issue organizations working together to create a more just and more democratic society. Gamaliel Foundation.
- The Fellowship of Reconciliation www
The largest, Reconciliation, oldest Interfaith Peace organization in the United States and is dedicated to the promotion of nonviolent conflict resolution. Fellowship of Reconciliation.
- Promoting Interfaith Encounter Association www
Promoting peace in the Middle East through interfaith dialogue and cross-cultural study. Encounter Association. Projects, events and history. Interfaith Encounter Association.
- A GodTalkTv www
A series of television programs designed to draw people of many different faiths together to discuss pressing social, GodTalkTv, moral and spiritual issues and to discern common ground. GodTalkTv.
- A Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding www
A secular, Center for Interreligious Understanding, non-sectarian organization providing education and tools to resolve religious tensions in schools, at work and in war zones. Programs, events, training, resources, news, weblog, forums and donation. Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding.
- Includes American Fellowship Church www
Includes information about becoming an ordained minister, Fellowship Church, the AFC's code of ethics and materials for starting your own church. American Fellowship Church.
- Overviews Wikipedia: Interfaith www
Overviews the history of dialogue, Interfaith, attitudes and actions of particular major religions to other faiths, organisations and links. Wikipedia: Interfaith.
- A The Interfaith Alliance www
A nonpartisan advocacy organization challenging the radical religious right in the United States, Interfaith Alliance, promoting a positive and healing role of religion in public life. The Interfaith Alliance.
- Spiritual, Spiritual Forums www
Spiritual, Forums, paranormal, metaphysical, supernatural, complementary medicine, and philosophical discussions. Also debating the various religious traditions and faiths. Spiritual Forums.
- Yahoo Techs4reality www
Yahoo group for discussion of different realities, Techs4reality, meta-realities, and technologies for increasing one's ability to handle reality. Techs4reality.
- Interfaith One Spirit Seminary www
Interfaith seminary offering both traditional classroom training in New York as well as a distance learning program. Spirit Seminary. Includes program description, testimonials, and a section to order interfaith medallions. One Spirit Seminary.
- Founded Global Ethic Foundation www
Founded to publicise Hans Kung's "Global Ethic" and his idea of co-operation among the world's major religions through inter-cultural and inter-religious research, Ethic Foundation, education and encounter. History, aims, organisation information, literature bibliographies, resources and projects. [German, English, Spanish and French] Global Ethic Foundation.
- An The Jewish-Muslim Connection: Traditional Ways of Life www
An article by Daniel Pipes comparing Islam and Judaism in detail, Jewish-Muslim Connection: Traditional Ways of Life, focusing on the development of rules and laws, ways of life, and coping with modern life. The Jewish-Muslim Connection: Traditional Ways of Life.
- Includes Institute for the Study of Academic Racism www
Includes information on the organization, for the Study of Academic Racism, and its advisory counsel. Related links and photo gallery provided. Institute for the Study of Academic Racism.
- Defends Center for Religious Freedom www
Defends against religious persecution of all groups throughout the world. for Religious Freedom. It insists that U.S. foreign policy defend Christians and Jews, Muslim dissidents and minorities, and other religious minorities in countries such as Indonesia, Pakistan, Nigeria, Iran and Sudan. Center for Religious Freedom.
- Project Terra Ferma www
Project supporting the equitable representation of religion in the media and academia. Ferma. Includes examples of misrepresentation, statement of purpose and links to related resources. Terra Ferma.
- Promoting I.S.A. - International Satsang Association www
Promoting open access to spiritual resources. International Satsang Association. The Satsang aims to be "Open Space" where all traditions and authentic ways of spiritual practice are respected. I.S.A. - International Satsang Association.
- Located Senexet House www
Located in Woodstock, House, CT. Established in 1932 by Unitarian laypersons. Available for day or overnight rental. Senexet House.
- Catering East Mountain Retreat Center www
Catering for individuals and groups offering mountain views. Mountain Retreat Center. Quiet, non-commercial and guidance for all faiths is available. Located in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. East Mountain Retreat Center.
- Online Serenity Beach www
Online spiritual retreat for encouragement, Beach, healing, spiritual growth. Serenity Beach.
- Online Belief System Selector www
Online questionnaire that rates religions by their compatibility with your beliefs. Belief System Selector.
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