Weekly Inter Faith News, 12 September 2013
- Created on Thursday, 12 September 2013
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For many years we believed that humankind drove the woolly mammoth to extinction. New research suggests that the guilty party was climate change.
American plans to remove grey wolves from federal protection have caused howls of protest. Have our furry friends spread far enough to justify delisting them?
And now for the bad news. Readings from the Cryosat satellite show that Arctic winter ice continues to decline.
Anglican and Orthodox Christians met at a conference in Novi Sad, Serbia. It was noted that this year marks the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan, which legalised Christianity in the Roman Empire.
In Rome a 70-year-old priest gives bodyguards a headache when he presents the Pope with his car. We look forward to hearing about Papa Francesco's adventures in it.
In UAE expats are encouraged to make wills, rather than be included by default within local Shari'ah arrangements
In Lucknow, India, the first group of Haj pilgrims set out for Mecca, and are asked to pray for every Indian who is for peace.
In Java 1,122 pilgrims set off for Mecca amid some fears about the Corona virus.
The former president of the Islamic Society of North America says that interfaith relations improved after 9/11 as other faiths groups rushed to defend Muslims.
Terry Jones Arrested in Mulberry Before Burning Qurans
The Diocese of Calcutta and the Church of North India hold an inter faith conference to discuss the problem of violence against women.
Christian-Muslim Marriage, Blackburn, 26 September
Meeting Muslims, Birmingham, 3 October
‘Private Property?', London, 9 October
Meeting Christians, Birmingham, 13 October
Telling the Truth: about Muslim Identity in Britain, Westminster Abbey, 4 November
Faith in Finance, St Paul's Cathedral, 5 November
Jesus & Muhammad: Relevant today?, Blackburn, 18 November
Christian-Muslim Marriage Seminar, Leicester, 26 November
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