August 25, 2014

The Jewish and Chaldean Community Come Together at St. Thomas Chaldean Catholic Church

 By Gail Katz, Jewish/Chaldean Social Action Initiative Chair On Monday evening, August 18th, about 100 Jews and Chaldeans gathered for a potluck dinner and a social action project […]
August 25, 2014

Who are Hindus and where did they come from?

Thank you to Chandru Acharya Who are Hindus? There are almost 1 billion Hindus in the world. Hinduism does not have a single historical founder or […]
August 19, 2014

NAIN Connect Conference

NAIN Co-Chairs Gail Katz and Paula Drewek Despite the deluge, 155 men and women of all faiths from across North America listened, learned, and shared, creating […]
August 18, 2014

What does Islam say about buying lottery tickets which are prevalent in the West?

From Handbook of Every Day Islam by Imam Hassan Qazwini A lottery is deemed by many Muslim scholars to be a form of gambling, and Islam […]
August 4, 2014

A Letter from The Rev. Dr. Stephen Butler Murray

  To the Readers of the InterFaith Leadership Council Newsletter, I am grateful to the leaders of the IFLC for inviting me to introduce myself to […]
August 4, 2014

Do Jews always name babies after deceased relatives?

Thank you to Rabbi Daniel B. Syme In Jewish tradition, names can be an expression of individuality, a commemoration of a great life event, a tribute […]