Praying that God would protect Egypt from all evil, Pope Francis told the nation's people that a world torn apart by indiscriminate violence needs courageous builders of peace, dialogue and justice.
Members of an interfaith clergy group in Florida are concerned that ongoing political and social tension warrants ongoing vigilance.
Sometimes, we get involved in arguments that seem (to me, at least) downright silly. And one of these is about whether to say "Merry Christmas" or "Happy holidays" to family, friends and co-workers at this time of the year.
As someone who hosts an interfaith radio show and works with several people who are Jewish, Muslim or agnostic and welcomes guests who represent the full panoply of faith traditions, it's easy to decide which to use.
Mercy: Pope Francis tells group of religious leaders that mercy is the foundation of every authentic religion.
Updated: Lund and Malmo, Sweden -- Pope Francis spoke to Catholics and Lutherans during a joint ecumenical prayer service Oct. 31 in a 12th-century cathedral.
NCR Today: Religious leaders in three cities across the world are developing spaces where Judaism, Christianity and Islam can come together for worship.
A small c catholic: Ecumenical dialogue requires good listening -- especially when speaking with a priest in the cathedral where he serves as rector.
NCR Today: Leaders of Catholic, Christian, Jewish and Muslim faith communities in Kansas City came together May 19 to discuss faith responses to the refugee crisis.
One can find remarkable examples of interfaith cooperation within the most sectarian, conflict-ridden corners of the world. Such is the case with Adyan, a Lebanese foundation promoting interreligious engagement.
A Reform Jewish congregation, the American Muslim Institute and a United Church of Christ congregation have found common ground on a shared campus in Omaha, Neb.