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Ossuaries and the Burials of Jesus and James

Posted on August 31st, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

Ossuaries and the Burials of Jesus and James is a lecture to be presented by Professor Jodi Magness, Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism, UNC Chapel Hill. The event will take place on Monday, September 11 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Kiva Auditorium on UNM’s campus. The event is free […]

Everyone’s Invited to the Eid al Adha Celebration in Albuquerque

Posted on August 29th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

Eid al–Adha is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (also known as Abraham) to follow Allah’s (God’s) command to sacrifice his son Ishmael. Muslims around the world observe this event. Also called the Festival/Holiday/Feast of Sacrifice (sometimes called the greater or big Eid), lamb is the traditional thing to eat on Eid […]

Top Religious Leaders Say “Let’s All Make Friends”

Posted on June 16th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

On June 14, 2017 many of the world’s most prominent religious leaders made a joint statement encouraging people everywhere to make friends across religions. Friendship and getting to know one another are the antidotes to negativity and divisions in society, enhancing understanding and unity. The Elijah Institute invites you to download their toolkits for friendship […]

June 20 Iftar Ramadan Dinner

Posted on June 11th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

Necip Orhan from The Dialogue Institute and the Raindrop Foundation has generously invited the Interfaith Hunger Coalition to share an Iftar meal with his community.  The meal will be held at the Dialogue Institute/Turkish Raindrop Foundation facility on 7901 Mountain Rd NE, at sundown (approximately 8:20 p.m. MDT). In the Muslim tradition, the Iftar meal […]

May 10 Webinar on Ramadan and Interfaith Dialogue

Posted on May 8th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

According to the Islamic Networks Group (ING), Ramadan is a time of incredible significance for Muslim Americans, and a valuable time for those of other faith traditions to learn about Islam and the significance of Ramadan for faith practitioners. On May 10, at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time/2:00 p.m. Eastern Time, the ING is holding a webinar […]

May 9 & 10: Faith and Health Workshops

Posted on April 19th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

The Conversation Project in New Mexico is holding two events on May 9 and 10 regarding the intersection of faith and the health care wishes of congregants. Both the morning event for clergy and the evening event for the community feature Rev. Rosemary Lloyd, who will be visiting New Mexico for this special day of […]

April 29 NM Faith Coalition for Immigrant Justice Fundraiser

Posted on April 19th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

The New Mexico Faith Coalition for Immigrant Justice is holding a fundraising event on Saturday, April 29 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the First Unitarian Church, 3701 Carlisle Blvd. NE, Albuquerque. The evening, with a salute to the social justice work of NM Senator Gerald Ortiz y Pino, features music, poetry, refreshments and more! […]

Yom HaShoah Observations April 23

Posted on April 17th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

Each year the Albuquerque Jewish community hosts a special event to honor survivors of the Holocaust. This year the event will be held at the Jewish Community Center, 5520 Wyoming Boulevard NE from 2 – 5 pm on Sunday, April 23. Co-sponsors are the Jewish Federation of New Mexico, the New Mexico Holocaust and Intolerance […]

Movies and Meaning Festival April 27-30

Posted on April 16th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

Movies & Meaning works at the intersection of cinema, activism, and spirituality, with the goal of creating strong bonds in a diverse community, diminishing violence through peace-building and nonviolent communication, and awakening the activist’s imagination. This year’s special guests are Alice Walker, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Color Purple; Malidoma Somé, West African elder and […]

Spring Colloquium a Big Success!

Posted on March 8th, 2017 by NeW_MeXico

The New Mexico Interfaith Dialogue’s 2017 Colloquium — Prophets and Mystics: Ancient Light for Today’s World — was a resounding success. The event sold out, and about 200 people attended. Our three knowledgeable speakers provided though-provoking presentations and participated in a panel discussion fielding audience questions. The speakers were Rabbi Paul Citrin, one of the co-founders of the Jewish-Catholic Dialogue, […]


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