On Tuesday September 5 at noon our dear former board member Firdosh Mehta presented “Non-Persian and Biblical Accounts of Two Great Persian Kings” .
On Tuesday August 22 at noon, Karen Farkas & Netta Phillet, fresh from their success in Chicago, presented “Hate Crimes & Prejudice Through the Ages: The Antisemitism Example”.
On June 21 at noon, our Lunch and Learn speaker was Lea Nicoll Kramer. Following in the footsteps of her parents, who attended the 350th anniversary passion play in 1984, Lea and her husband Dean were privileged to attend the 42nd OPP on June 22, 2022. This talk was Lea’s reflection on that experience and on the fundamental reforms that have been made to the production since Christian Stuckl became the director of the 39th play in 1990.
On May 15, 2023 at noon, our speaker was Ibrahim Cin. He holds an MTS degree from St. Stephens’ College (U of A) and has served as a Chaplain and Spiritual Care Provider at Alberta Islamic Foundation and in the military. His presentation, “Service: A Muslim Chaplain’s Journey to Providing Spiritual Care”, was given to an in-person audience and over Zoom.
On Wednesday March 8th at noon, our speaker was EIC president Farah Jamil, and her topic will be “Neurodiversity, ADHD and Interfaith”.
On Tuesday, February 7th at 7 PM, Lewis Cardinal spoke about “How to Be an Ally”, as the final event of out World Interfaith Harmony Week 2023.
On Monday, February 6th, at 7 PM, the Edmonton Interfaith Centre hosted a presentation of various faiths’ approaches to the thorny question “Why Does a Loving God Let Bad Things Happen?”, followed by a discussion.
The Edmonton Interfaith Centre held our annual “Building Bridges Among Faith Traditions” multi-faith concert on Sunday, February 5th at 2PM at the Unitarian Church, 10804 – 119 Street. Thank you for joining us to enjoy music from around the world.
On Saturday, February 4th at 2 PM, Len Geirach moderated a reading of poetry, both original works and pieces meaningful to the readers, concerning faith, God, and the path to spirituality.