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Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota | Case Studies, Discussion Guide, Essays, Reflections Jun 30th, 2017

My Neighbor is Muslim: Exploring the Muslim Faith

The book is a useful educational tool, not only for non?Muslims but also Muslims, to bridge between the Muslim community and Christian community in the USA. In addition, the book is a summary of understanding about basic foundations of Islam and the Muslim faith.

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Rabbis Against Gun Violence | Devotional, Discussion Guide, Essays, Interviews, Liturgies, Music, Poetry, Prayers, Reflections, Website Oct 27th, 2016

Rabbis Against Gun Violence Resource Packet

On Wednesday, December 14th, 2106, the 4th Annual National Vigil for All Gun Violence Victims will be held in Washington, D.C. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, launching local vigils and commemorations across the nation from December 14-18th. Congregations from coast to coast will participate – offering prayers, songs, and education. Faith communities will remember those who have lost their lives to gunfire, pray for those whose lives have been forever changed because of gun related injuries or the loss of a loved one, and educate one another on proven strategies to reduce gun violence. Your congregation, community, school or family can participate by incorporating songs, readings, poems, prayers, sermons and/or discussions in your service, at a community gathering or vigil, or around your family Shabbat table. This Resource Packet has ready-to-use materials, suggestions, and links to other sources that make it easy for you to find what you might want or need to make this happen.

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Clinton Bennett | Article Jan 1st, 2016

Christian-Muslim Relations in the USA Post 9/11

Chapter on Christian-Muslim relations in USA post 9/11 including reference to Alliance of Baptists. Outlines development of formal mechanisms for dialogue between NCC, member communions, the Catholic Bishops Conference and Islamic organizations. Stresses shared values and commitment to serving others against backdrop of tendency to conflate "Muslim" and "terrorist."

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Council on Christian Unity, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) | Liturgies, Monographs, Prayers, Reflections Sep 22nd, 2015

Resources for World Communion Sunday

World Communion Sunday offers congregations a distinctive opportunity to experience Holy Communion in the context of the global community of faith. The first Sunday of October has become a time when Christians in every culture break bread and pour the cup to remember and affirm Christ as the Head of the Church. On that day, they remember that they are part of the whole body of believers. Whether shared in a grand cathedral, a mud hut, outside on a hilltop, in a meetinghouse, or in a storefront, Christians celebrate the communion liturgy in as many ways as there are congregations. World Communion Sunday can be both a profound worship experience and a time for learning more about our wider community of faith.