Boston

2019 Jul 17

Interfaith Family Drinks and Discussion

(All day)

Location: 

730 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

Join InterfaithFamily/Boston, Rabbi Braham David and other seriously dating, engaged and newly married interfaith/intercultural couples for an evening of socializing and fun, meaningful conversation.

$10.00/person includes beverage

730 Tavern, Kitchen & Patio, 730 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA  
2019 Jun 30

Greater Boston Humanists Solstice Luncheon: A. Antosca, "Transhumanism, Singularity, & Techno-Religion"

(All day)

Location: 

17 Central Square, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
The topic of transhumanism has become increasingly popular in recent years as advances in technology continue to pose both extraordinary promise and unique challenges. However, transhumanism—the idea that technology should be used to transcend human limitations, including mortality itself—elicits impassioned reactions from academics and the public at large--and some humanists. In this talk, Dr. Albert R. Antosca will discuss the ways transhumanist concepts are beginning to inspire new forms of religious expression and how the theory of the Technological Singularity promises an atheistic... Read more about Greater Boston Humanists Solstice Luncheon: A. Antosca, "Transhumanism, Singularity, & Techno-Religion"
2019 Jun 22

Litha / Summer Solstice Ritual Hosted by Cornucopia Collective

(All day)

Location: 

11 Garden St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
First Church in Cambridge at 11 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA, in the McKenzie Library (use front or side entrance on Mason Street). On the first day of summer, this gathering will celebrate the triumph of the Sun, honor the inconquerable part of ourselves and gather energy, strength and healing for ourselves, our human community and for the Earth Herself. Introductions will begin promptly at 3:00 pm, with ritual immediately to follow. Please be mindful that once the doors to the McKenzie Library are shut, out of respect for the sacred space, we will not be able to allow late comers to enter... Read more about Litha / Summer Solstice Ritual Hosted by Cornucopia Collective
2019 Jun 18

The Secret Life of Muslims

(All day)

Location: 

890 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Rais Bhuiyan was shot point-blank in a near-fatal hate crime ten days after 9/11. Not only did he forgive his attacker, he also fought to save his attacker's life. Richard McKinney planned to detonate an explosive at a Mosque. After he was given a Koran, everything changed. In a special film screening and discussion, hear from these two men who have traveled on unbelievable journeys from hate to love, joined by Joshua Seftel, the filmmaker who told their stories for the Emmy-nominated series of films, "The Secret Life of Muslims." This event, moderated by Yasmin Amer, producer of WBUR's... Read more about The Secret Life of Muslims
2019 Jun 13

Islam 101 in Cambridge

(All day)

Location: 

204 Prospect St, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
The Islam 101 program is a 5-week series that covers the basics of Islam: the Articles of Faith, the Prophet’s Life, the Acts of Worship, the Qur’an, and Islamic Ethics. This is the recommended first step for non-Muslims seeking an introduction to Islam. Classes meet downstairs in the sisters' prayer hall.
2019 Jun 27

Islam 101 in Cambridge

(All day)

Location: 

204 Prospect St, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
The Islam 101 program is a 5-week series that covers the basics of Islam: the Articles of Faith, the Prophet’s Life, the Acts of Worship, the Qur’an, and Islamic Ethics. This is the recommended first step for non-Muslims seeking an introduction to Islam. Classes meet downstairs in the sisters' prayer hall.
2019 Jun 11

Dessert and Discussion - Somerville

(All day)

InterfaithFamily/Boston, Rabbi Braham David and other seriously dating, engaged and newly married interfaith/intercultural couples hold an evening of socializing and meaningful conversation. This month, the talk will be about anti-semitism. How do you feel when you learn about an anti-Semitic incident? Is it different for a Jewish partner than a partner of another background? How do you talk about anti-Semitism as an interfaith couple? $5.00/person includes dessert and beverage Registration required
2019 Jun 20

Islam 101 in Cambridge

(All day)

Location: 

204 Prospect St, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
The Islam 101 program is a 5-week series that covers the basics of Islam: the Articles of Faith, the Prophet’s Life, the Acts of Worship, the Qur’an, and Islamic Ethics. This is the recommended first step for non-Muslims seeking an introduction to Islam. Classes meet downstairs in the sisters' prayer hall.
2019 May 20

Solidarity Gathering for Center for Jewish Life of Arlington/Belmont

(All day)

Location: 

730 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476, USA
Event will go on RAIN or SHINE. Please plan/dress accordingly. This event is hosted by the Arlington Human Rights Commission. Recommended Parking: The Russell Common Municipal Lot at 78-92 Chestnut St, Arlington We gather in support and solidarity for the Jewish community and to empower us to take action against all acts of hate, bias and discrimination that so often lead to acts of violence. There will be a sign-making station, candles and resources from the Anti-Defamation League and Facing History and Ourselves about community responses to incidents and education... Read more about Solidarity Gathering for Center for Jewish Life of Arlington/Belmont
2019 May 16

Film Screening: The Sultan and the Saint

(All day)

Location: 

26 Powderhouse Rd, Groton, MA 01450, USA
The Sultan and The Saint tells one of the great, lost stories from history. Set in a past period of East-West conflict, it speaks with urgency to our present. Two men of faith, one an itinerant Christian preacher, the other the ruler of a Muslim Empire, bucked a century of war, distrust, and insidious propaganda in a search for mutual respect and common ground. It is the story of Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt, and their meeting on a bloody battlefield during the period of Christian-Muslim conflict known as the Crusades.... Read more about Film Screening: The Sultan and the Saint
2019 Apr 28

Prayers and Solidarity

(All day)

Location: 

491 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
A senseless act of murder. Three people injured. "We are strong. We are united. They can't break us." Not my words. The words of Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein to his congregation AFTER he was shot. Gather in our Chabad House to * Honor the deceased * Pray for the wounded * Show solidarity with Chabad of Poway
2019 May 04

Shabbat of Unity & Solidarity with Chabad of Poway

(All day)

Location: 

35 Horace St, Mansfield, MA 02048, USA
Join Chabad of Mansfield for a Shabbat Service of Unity and Solidarity for the Chabad of Poway. 7:00-8:00 pm Light Shabbat candles in memory of Lori. Give Tzedakah, Tefillin, and Pray. We will collect charity for Chabad of Poway. Service will be followed by Kiddush, Fish and Salad Buffet All our Welcome RSVP to RabbiKivman@gmail.com Read more about Shabbat of Unity & Solidarity with Chabad of Poway
2019 Apr 28

Chabad of Poway Solidarity Gathering

(All day)

Location: 

The New England Holocaust Memorial, 98 Union St, Boston, MA 02129, USA
Please join the Boston Jewish Community and Governer Charlie and Lauren Baker, in solidarity with Chabad of Poway for a memorial service at The New England Holocaust Memorial today, Sunday April 28th at 4:30 pm. Local dignitaries and Jewish leaders will be in attendance. (The New England Holocaust Memorial is located in Carmen Park on Congress Street near Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market. The Memorial is accessible by public transportation, walking distance (about 5-10 minutes) from the Haymarket MBTA station on the Green and Orange lines; Government Center on the Blue and Green Lines; and... Read more about Chabad of Poway Solidarity Gathering
2019 May 23

Intercultural Iftar Dinner

(All day)

Location: 

500 Revere St, Revere, MA 02151, USA
Turkish Cultural Center and Peace Islands Institute cordially invites you to our Iftar Dinner in observance of the Holy Month of Ramadan to be held at Turkish Cultural Center on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 7:15 pm. P.S. There will be childcare for kids 4-12. ($10 per child).

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