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“The Veil and Other Costumes and Customs” with Rev. Dr. M’ellen Kennedy

March 1, 2015
Unitarian Universalist Church of Concord,, 2674 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH
Concord,NH

Much controversy is stirring about the Muslim tradition of women’s wearing of a head scarf or veil. What is this about? How do we balance religious tolerance and women’s rights? What do we make sense of this as westerners? Let’s explore this charged topic together. You’re invited to bring a scarf or hat to the service if You choose.

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Understanding Islam: Working for Peace

March 7, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Peace and Unity Bridge, VT

Islam is one of the most misunderstood and maligned religions in our world today. Let’s explore together what valuable life lessons we might gain from the wisdom of this great tradition. Following a presentation, we will engage in small group discussions. We’ll end the day with a collective prayer for peace and harmony among people of all faiths, particularly Muslims and non-Muslims. This retreat, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and their Associates, will be conducted at a private location…

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March 21 | Marietta, GA | Healing the Muslim – non-Muslim Divide: A Friendly Faith Exchange

March 21, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Unnamed Venue, Marietta,GA

Peace and Unity Bridge, a Shoulder to Shoulder Community Member organization, invites you to the following event:   Healing the Muslim  ~  Non-Muslim Divide: A Friendly Faith Exchange   Saturday, March 21, 2015, 1 to 4:30 PM  Hosted by the Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation 4010  Canton Road, Marietta, GA  30066 You’re invited to this uplifting opportunity for Muslims and non-Muslims to gather, get to know each other, to share our faith experiences in a supportive, safe, structured environment, to enjoy…

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March 22 | Marietta, GA | The Veil and Other Customs

March 22, 2015 @ 9:45 am - 11:00 am
Unnamed Venue, Marietta,GA

Peace and Unity Bridge, a Shoulder to Shoulder Community Member organization, invites all to join in the following event: The Veil and Other Costumes and Customs   Sunday, March 22, 9:45 AM Sunday Worship Service Led by Rev. M’ellen Kennedy and Rev. Jeff Jones Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation 4010 Canton Road, Marietta, GA 30066   Much controversy is stirring about the Muslim tradition of women’s wearing of a head scarf or veil. What is this about? How do we balance…

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Emerging Religious Leaders Seminar

September 3, 2015 @ 8:00 am - September 6, 2015 @ 10:00 pm
Unnamed Venue, Chicago,ILUnited States

Emerging Religious Leaders Seminar Thursday – Sunday | September 3-6, 2015 (Labor Day Weekend)   Program Description: Shoulder to Shoulder is a national campaign of denominations, faith groups and religious organizations dedicated to ending anti-Muslim sentiment.   An integral part of ending anti-Muslim sentiment in the United States is ensuring that American religious leaders of various traditions provide leadership within their own communities and in interfaith efforts on this issue. In 2015 Shoulder to Shoulder is sponsoring its 2nd Annual Emerging…

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Emerging Religious Leaders Seminar 2016- Applications Now Open

September 1, 2016 - September 5, 2016
Unnamed Venue, Chicago,ILUnited States

The Emerging Religious Leaders Seminar @ the ISNA Convention September 1-5, 2016 In 2016 Shoulder to Shoulder is sponsoring its 3rd Annual Emerging Religious Leaders Seminar for seminarians, rabbinical students, and other emerging religious leaders at the annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA). The Seminar will run Thursday, September 1 – Monday, September 5 (Labor Day). This is being held in conjunction with the 53rd Annual ISNA Convention will be held in Chicago, IL, from September…

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