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by Chris Fici, Monk and Teacher at the Bhakti Center One of my favorite verses in the Bhagavad-Gita is when Krishna tells his warrior friend Arjuna of how He is the connecting thread behind all reality. O conqueror of wealth, there is no truth superior to Me. Everything rests upon Me, as pearls are strung […]

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By Jaime Kraft On Wednesday, December 7, I attended the penultimate Faith House Tour Bus stop at Riverside Church’s “Space for Grace”.  As I entered the building, I was struck at first by the sheer magnitude of the place, and then by the beauty of its Gothic-style architecture and interior. I gathered with other friends […]

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Democrats and Republicans, Muslims and Jews, 99% and 1%.  For Faith House, this year has been a time of not only hard work, but also anguish over the increasing polarizations that are gripping our city, country, and the world. If they don’t weaken or destroy ‘the other,’ people are beginning to fear, there will be […]

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“Creating a Space for Grace” Worship Service and Soup Supper With the Rev. Stephen Phelps, Interim Senior Minister, preaching  6:00 pm – Orientation and Soup Supper 7–8:30 pm – “Creating a Space for Grace” The service features preaching, prayer, and music to revive the spirit mid-week. Worship services at Riverside reflect in their diversity who […]

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Reflection on our Faith House “Tour Bus” visit to a Romemu Shabbat, November 11, 2011 by Frank Fredericks, Faith House Community Development Administrator A bit late, I briskly walked into the West End Presbyterian Church to escape the piercing cold that juxtaposed sharply to the unusually warm weather we’d been having this November.  It was Friday night, […]

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Reflection on our Faith House “Tour Bus” visit to a Nur Ashki Jerrahi Sufi Zikr, November 3, 2011  by Nate Herpich “O God, if I worship thee in fear of Hell, burn me in hell; and if I worship thee in hope of paradise, exclude me from paradise; but if I worship thee for thine […]

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Kabbalat Shabbat Service and Potluck With Rabbi David Ingber, Shir Yaakov Feinstein Feit, and the Romemu Community 6:30 -8:15 pm – Shabbat Service 8:30 pm – Potluck (bring a vegetarian or kosher dish, desert or drink to share) Romemu is attempting to transform the way Judaism is practiced and experienced by infusing aspects of Eastern […]

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by Chris Fici (monk/teacher at The Bhakti Center) Video by Sean McGinn We were happy and grateful to welcome Faith House to the Bhakti Center this past Sunday, October 30th, the first event on the Faith House Bus Tour.  It was certainly an auspicious start for our adventure through some of the most unique sacred […]

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