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Interfaith Forum – How My Faith Tradition Works with Other Traditions to Heal the World
October 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Beginning in the late 1800s there has been a steady growth in relationships between religions that have had historic disagreements, with an ever-expanding recognition that religions have a central role in healing the conflicts and misunderstandings that have resulted in worldwide violence, displacement and inequality. Panelists will share what their traditions are doing to solve problems and advance the processes of reconciliation and peace.
Chapel at Bishop Gorman High School
6950 S, Hualapai Way, Las Vegas NV 89148
Directions: At the corner of Hualapai and Russell. Enter at 4th driveway from that corner into the largest parking lot. Enter main doors of high school; there will be someone there to show you to the Chapel itself.
- Eastern Cherokee: Dr. Linda B. Gray, Ph.D. Metaphysics, Amerindian. Inc.
- Catholicism: Father Bill Kenny, Holy Spirit Catholic Church
- Sikh: Mrs. Nirmal Kaur, Baba Deep Singh Ji Gurdwara
- African American Episocopal: Rev Leonard B. Jackson, Faith Organizing Alliance
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: Sister Krissy Richards, Specialist, JustServe.org
- Religious Science: Reverend Doug Foglesong, Center for Spiritual Living Greater Las Vegas
About the Interfaith Forums
In a world torn apart by religious misunderstanding, the goal of the Interfaith Forums is to provide an experience where people can hear different religions’ perspectives in an environment of mutual respect. It is a time and place to hear and be heard. In the course of nearly two decades, the forums have helped forge strong relationships between members of Southern Nevada’s diverse religious communities.
The forums are followed by a time for socializing and refreshments provided by the host congregation.
All forums are open to the public at no cost.