The following speakers will be participating in our virtual panel discussion on Love, Justice, and Family Violence, on November 25th from 1 to 3 PM Rabbi Gila Caine is the spiritual leader of Temple Beth Ora, Edmonton, a rape crisis centre volunteer and one of the founders of the rabbinic women’s group “B’not Dinah” which created female and… Read more »
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Please join us on Wednesday, November 25 (United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women) from 1 to 3 p.m. as we explore this pressing issue. Family/Gender-Based/Domestic Violence is a problem affecting people from all traditions. Often, faith leaders are among the first to hear about it as their congregants seek assistance…. Read more »
We are going ahead with our annual celebration of UN International Day of Peace on Monday, Sept. 21 at noon on the grounds of Government House (the old Provincial Museum, 12845 – 102 Avenue). The city has a lot of restrictions on outdoor events, more than are needed for a simple gathering like ours. Please join us, meet… Read more »
We are pleased to announce that we are donating $5000 each to the Edmonton Food Bank and to Women In Need (WIN) House. This is from our casino account, the proceeds came from the citizens of Edmonton and we are honoured to be able to give back in these difficult times. As well, the Edmonton… Read more »
Please find attached the statement, “Hope, Gratitude and Solidarity: A Message to Canadians from Religious Leaders in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic,” which was signed by over 80 religious leaders, including many Participants in and friends of the Canadian Interfaith Conversation. You will also find attached a media release that summarizes the document and links… Read more »
You can now view the Building Bridges documentary online! Visit out Building Bridges page for more.
Here are some video highlights from our Building Bridges Among Faith Traditions multifaith concert on Feb. 9.
You may have noticed we now have a Photo Gallery in the menu at the top of our website. You can select a gallery for a specific event from the drop-down menu. Our latest gallery is from our Multifaith Concert on February 9. Click here for a look.
A multifaith and multicultural concert with music and poetry from across the globe. Featuring U of A Prof. of Ethnomusicology Michael Frishkopf and members of the Middle Eastern & North African Music Ensemble. Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 2 p.m. Unitarian Church of Edmonton 10804 – 119 Street Silent Auction & Refreshments Entrance fee: $10,… Read more »