Interfaith Education: Report on the Interfaith Network Conference


Oct. 21
Reporting on the 2008 North American Interfaith Network Conference (San Francisco, July)
by Rev. Terry Weller, interfaith minister, journalist and editor of Interfaith Unity Newsletter (following this PowerPoint presentation, other Toronto participants in the San Francisco conference will share their experience as well).

Oct. 28
"My 30-year Journey in Jewish-Christian dialogue"
by Sister Lucy Thorson (Sisters of Sion) who has worked in the field of Jewish-Christian relations in Jerusalem, Rome and North America.

Nov. 04
Exploring the Common Elements in the World's Religions
By J.W. Windland, multifalth educator, director of Encounter World Religions Centre (Guelph).

Nov 11
Religion, Inter-Religion and Violence
- Rev. John Hill, Co-ordinator of Center for Dialogue on Religion and Violence, Anglican priest.
- Ellen Campbell, past-president of International Association for Religious Freedom, former executive director of Canadian Unitarian Council, member of Unitarian faith.
- Shahid Akhtar, specialist in non-violent conflict resolution, founder of Canadian Association of Jews and Muslims, member of Muslim faith.

Nov 18
The Baha'i Vision for World Unity
by members of the Toronto Baha'i community and the Toronto World Unity Choir.

Time: 7:00 p.m.
Locale: Scarboro Mission, 2685 Kingston Road
(southwest corner of Kingston Rd. & Brimley Rd.)

Inquiries: Scarboro Missions Interfaith Desk
Tel: 416-261-7135 ext. 296


Scarboro Mission
2685 Kingston Rd (southwest corner of Kingston Rd and Brimley Rd)
Toronto, ON
43° 43' 2.892" N, 79° 14' 28.0788" W
This community event is not affiliated with Faith Connections, but we believe it to be of specific interest to young adults aged 18-39 and with a faith-based or social justice theme. However, we can be mistaken — if you're not sure this event will meet your expectations, please check with the event organizers.