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Pluralism Project Hosts Scholars from KAICIID Dialogue Centre's Peace Mapping Programme

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45 Francis Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
kaiciid_event_posterOn Tuesday, September 22nd, Dr. Patrice Brodeur and Dr. Karsten Lehmann of KAICIID – International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue presented on the newly launched Peace Map, the first phase of KAICIID’s Peace Mapping Programme. The... Read more about Pluralism Project Hosts Scholars from KAICIID Dialogue Centre's Peace Mapping Programme

Jerusalem Youth Chorus | August 6, 2015 | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | PBS

August 7, 2015
This Israeli-Palestinian ensemble of high school singers of the Jerusalem International YMCA believes in “transcending conflict through song.” “Jerusalem is a place historically if there is something different about us, let’s fight about it. That’s basically the vibe. And so we and the chorus are trying to create an alternate reality,” says Micah Hendler, who founded the YMCA Jerusalem Youth Chorus.
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Sarita Cargas

In partnership with Dr. Leslie Francis and Dr. Mandy Robbins of the Welsh Nat'l Centre for Religious Education, Sarita Cargas designed an "Attitudes...

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The University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Dr. Susan Sered

The Religion, Health, and Healing Initiative (RHHI), under the direction of Dr. Susan Sered, was established in September 2000 in order to further cross-... Read more about Susan Sered
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Suffolk University
Boston, MA

Rev. Dr. Larry Ulrich

Rev. Dr. Larry Ulrich is an interfaith environmental ethicist. He is a past Secretary of the Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago, which self-identifies as the oldest urban interfaith organization in the United States and represents over five million believers. The Council Members represent eight faith traditions—Bahá’í, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Judaism, Sikhism, and Zoroastrianism. Dr. Ulrich is a member of the Interfaith Relations Commission, the Justice and Advocacy Commission, and the Eco-Justice Program of the National Council of Churches. He serves as one of seven Christians on the National Muslim-Christian Initiative, and he a member of the NCC Jewish-Christian Dialogue. An advisor to the Commissioner of the Environment in Chicago, he is an Interfaith Fellow of GreenFaith, a national foundation for interfaith environmental academic and advocacy engagement.

An experiential and academic educator in both medical and theological education, Dr. Ulrich is the first Protestant minister since the Reformation to serve as a Dean in a Roman Catholic Seminary, DeAndreis Institute of Theology. Professor of Medical Ethics at Rush Medical College, Rush University, and Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, he was Director of the Departments of Religion and Health at the Rush University Medical Center and the University of Chicago Hospitals. Dr. Ulrich has been a Visiting Professor or Scholar at Oxford University, Cambridge University, University of Edinburgh, All Hallows College (Dublin), The Sorbonne, Chaing Mai University (Thailand), and an Adjunct Professor at The Chicago Theological Seminary and Bethany Theological Seminary.   

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Dr. Eboo Patel

Dr. Eboo Patel is the Executive Director of the Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), based in Chicago, Illinois. He received his PhD from Oxford University. IFYC works with colleges and universities across the country to make "interfaith cooperation a social norm." Pluralism Project funding helped support the second youth and interfaith conference in the spring of 2004.

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Interfaith Youth Core
Chicago, IL

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