Category: Building Interfaith Communities

Building Interfaith Communities

A Universal Problem: How Mental Health Affects All Communities & Religions

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Harriet Aholo, a Master’s in Peace Studies student at Hartford International University discusses the role of faith and interfaith communities in mitigating the effects of mental health issues.

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Building Interfaith Communities

Jewish and Muslim Chaplains Gather and Connect at ‘Chaplains of the Book’ Conference

Rabbi Neal Joseph Loevinger had the idea for the conference, ‘Chaplains of the Book’ which would bring Jewish and Muslim chaplains together where they could learn from each other about their experiences with interfaith chaplaincy.

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Building Interfaith Communities

Welcoming Ramadan and Promoting Inclusivity in the Workplace

As we get ready to welcome Ramadan, the holy month of fasting for Muslims this year, what are some of the things that you can do in your workplace to promote inclusivity for your Muslim colleagues and coworkers?

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Building Interfaith Communities

Reducing Microaggressions & Religious Bias Through Interfaith Dialogue

As a Latina immigrant in the U.S., I have often been assumed to be Mexican. People bluntly ask me when I left Mexico. I don’t take the label “Mexican” as an insult, but I feel…

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