Phoenix

Arizona Interfaith Network

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 April 2013.

Phone: 602-248-0607
Email: AZInterfaith@aol.com
Website: http://www.arizonainterfaith.org
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Mission

The Arizona Interfaith Network’s primary aim is “[to build] relational power for collective actions in the pursuit of justice and the common good [and] act to strengthen family and community in solidarity with others across lines of race, class, and religion.”...

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Arizona Interfaith Movement

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 April 2013.

Phone: 602-261-6703
Email: AIFM@interfaitharizona.com
Website: http://www.azifm.org/
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Overview

The Arizona InterFaith Movement (AIM) began in 1996, when Dr. Paul Eppinger (former Director of the Arizona Ecumenical Council) began to organize monthly meetings between Valley religious leaders. These sessions resulted in the creation of a steering committee for the InterFaith Action Coalition of...

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St. Katherine Greek Orthodox

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 11 October 2009.

Phone: 480-899-3330
Website: http://www.st-katherine.org
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History

Before the present church was built, Greek Orthodox worshippers in the rapidly-growing east Valley community of Chandler leased a room at a local elementary school for their Sunday services. In the late 1970s a number of first, second and third generation Greek-Americans, along with an...
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Beth El Congregation

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 21 February 2019.

Phone: 602-944-3359
Email: bethelarizona@aol.com
Website: http://www.bethelphoenix.com
[flickr_set id="72157621818077717"] History The Beth El Congregation was founded in 1925, when eight Jews adhering to Conservative Judaism began holding prayers in various private homes. After five years they established a synagogue (the first Conservative Synagogue in the area) in downtown Phoenix and held services there for 20 years. In 1950 the... Read more about Beth El Congregation

Iglesia Jesus de Nazaret

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 11 October 2009.

Phone: 602-268-9224
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Overview

The Iglesia Jesus de Nazaret was started by Reverend Alfredo O. Serna in South Phoenix and has occupied several locations before settling into to its present structure (a remodeled home) in 1980. This church, with services exclusively in Spanish, exemplifies the dramatic growth of evangelical Protestantism among Latina and Latino...
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Temple Solel

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 August 2015.

Phone: 480-991-7414
Email: rabbilinder@templesolel.org
Website: http://www.templesolel.org
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History

Started by Rabbi Bell, the original congregation of roughly 150 families shared their center with a Christian Pentecostal Church. In 1979 the growing community moved to their present site (a former church), led by Rabbi Bell until his retirement in 2002...
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North Phoenix Baptist Church

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 11 October 2009.

Phone: 602-707-5757
Website: http://www.npbc.org
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History

This Baptist church began in the late 1950s on donated property near downtown Phoenix. The congregation grew steadily, and in 1976 the church moved to its present forty acre site, still in the central part of the city. This mega-church is marked by its innovative ministry and full-service...
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Temple Chai

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 August 2015.

Phone: 602-971-1234
Email: webmaster@templechai.com
Website: http://www.templechai.com
[flickr_set id="72157621818079393"] History Temple Chai began when a few Reform Jewish families in northeastern Phoenix and Scottsdale began to meet as a congregation in private homes. The community grew and then occupied a high school cafeteria until the group was able to rent out a store-front. Gathering funds, the group purchased rural property in... Read more about Temple Chai

Arizona Buddhist Temple

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 2 March 2016.

Phone: 602-278-0036
Email: azbtemple@gmail.com
Website: http://www.azbuddhisttemple.org/

Part I: Introduction

The Arizona Buddhist Temple in Phoenix, Arizona has a relatively long history compared to other Buddhist communities in the Phoenix Salt River Valley.[1] The Arizona Buddhist Temple is a Jôdo Shinshû Buddhist institution originally serving the Japanese American community in the... Read more about Arizona Buddhist Temple

Myung Wol Zen Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 7 December 2012.

Contact Information

Address: P.O. Box 11084, Scottsdale, AZ 85271
Email: myungwol108@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.kwanumzen.org/?zen_center=myung-wol-zen-center-2

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