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INTERFAITH SERVICES - EVENTS IN 2016

 

December 4, 2016: Community Forum

October 22, 2016: Religion and Violence

September 12, 2016: Abrahamic Eid-ul-Adha Dinner

February 27, 2016: Do Muslims and Christians Worship the Same God?

On Saturday February 27th 2016, the Islamic Foundation and CIOGC hosted a program entitled "Do Muslims and Christians Worship the Same God" featuring Yale University Divinity School Professor Miroslav Volf. Over 500 people attended this first of its kind program.

Several scholars also took part in a panel discussion including Sheikh Amin Kholwadia of Darul Qasim Institute and Professor Matthew Milliner of Wheaton College.  Special Guest Dr. Larycia Hawkins, the courageous professor that chose to take a stand against the increasing bigotry against Muslims in the media and the presidential race by donning a hijab and reminding the world that Muslims and Christians worship the same God, was also present and accepted an award from the Islamic Foundation Board.

Video of the event

 

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LEARN MORE

If we are to build bridges in our communities, across faiths, it’s important that we have open and honest dialogue with each other. One way to encourage this dialogue is to share information and to address some common questions about Islam and Muslims.

The following links are recommended for general information. We will be adding to this list of resources often, so please check back periodically. Also, please reach out to us here if you have any specific questions or suggestions.

SPEAKING OUT

Statements Against Terrorism and Violence Since 9/11

Global Muslim Scholars Rebuke of ISIS

GENERAL

ING: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Muslims

UPF: American Muslims: Facts vs. Fiction

CAIR: Islam Basics

On the commonality between Christians and Muslims

NATIONAL INTERFAITH INITIATIVES

Shoulder to Shoulder Campaign

 

Please note that the links above are provided for reference. The linked content is owned by the respective website owners, and does not necessarily represent the views of the Islamic Foundation.