Religious Center

University of St. Thomas Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 16 March 2016.

Phone: 612-870-3670
Email: jayphillipsctr@stthomas.edu
Website: http://www.stthomas.edu/jpc
In 1969, philanthropist Jay Phillips established the Jewish Studies Chair at St. John's University near St. Cloud, MN, the first chair in Jewish Studies to be established at a Christian university. The Center for Jewish-Christian Learning at the University of St. Thomas was established in 1985, also with support from Jay Phillips. The two centers... Read more about University of St. Thomas Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning

Mississippi Muslim Association and Masjid Omar

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 12 November 2013.

Phone: 601-371-2834
Email: mississippi.muslim@gmail.com
Website: http://mmaic.org/
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History

Masjid Omar, the second oldest masjid in Jackson, was founded in 1978 in the southeast end of the city. With financial help from a group of Saudi Arabian and Lebanese families that has recently moved to Mississippi, Elgenaid Hamadain established the masjid in a refurbished residential home in a quiet...

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Madison Insight Meditation Group

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 16 December 2013.

Phone: 608-829-0944
Email: uppekha@yahoo.com
Website: http://madisonmeditation.org/
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History and Description

The Madison Insight Meditation Group (MIMG) is an informal gathering of area residents interested in practicing Vipassana meditation in a group setting. The group had its origin in a teaching given is Madison by Howie Cohen, who received his training in Vipassana meditation in...

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