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Can the Word “Christianity” Be Saved from the Christians? Living Room with Frank Schaeffer, Oct 12, 2011 PROGRAM  7:00-05 pm – Bowie introduced Frank and the evening’s program 7:05-10 pm – Frank read the Prologue from his newest book, SEX, MOM and GOD: How the Bible’s Strange Take on Sex Led to Crazy Politics–and How I […]

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“Nonviolence is not inaction. It is not discussion. It is not for the timid or weak… Nonviolence is hard work. It is the willingness to sacrifice. It is the patience to win.” — Cesar Chavez Join Rabbi Lynn Gottlieb and members of the Community of Living Traditions, who are passionately engaged with current day expressions […]

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Doors 6 pm, Program 7-8:30 pm With Frank Schaeffer (http://www.frankschaeffer.com) Come hear the story of Frank Schaeffer’s personal journey from growing up in the beating heart of the Religious Right as the son of Francis and Edith Schaeffer, to becoming a convert in the Greek Orthodox church 25 years ago, a father, and a grandfather.  […]

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On Wednesday, September 14, Faith House Manhattan gathered for our first Living Room of the Fall.  We were happy to host Debbie Almontaser as our guest speaker.  You can read the event description and Debbie’s bio here.  You can read Bruce Wallace’s reflections on the evening or see more photos from the evening here.  Feel […]

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Doors 6 pm, Program 7-8:30 pm For the first Living Room of Faith House’s fourth year, come hear Debbie Almontaser’s reflections on how Muslim Americans have (re)discovered beauty, truth and treasures in Islam through (re)exploring their sacred texts, rich diversity, and civic participation. The evening will include readings from the Koran, prayers, time to share […]

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This Sunday is the tenth anniversary of 9/11.  Samir has been invited  to give the Keynote Address at Harvard University and Bowie will celebrate the first birthday of her son, Akbar Jacob Mathew, born on 9/11/2010 (which was his due date, Rosh Hashanah, Eid al-Fitr and Ganesh Chaturthi). We have included links below to interfaith […]

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Wednesday,  May 25, 2011 6 pm Doors, 7 pm Program Intersections, 274 5th Ave Btwn 29th and 30th Sts With Gadadhara Pandit Dasa Hindu Monk & Chaplain at Columbia University and NYU “Vegetarian food leaves a deep impression on our nature. If the whole world adopts vegetarianism, it can change the destiny of humankind.” ~ […]

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Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 6 pm Doors, 7 pm Program Intersections, 274 5th Ave Btwn 29th and 30th Sts With Samir Selmanovic Food has an important role in every religion. It connects us with God, the earth, our bodies, and each other. Cooking integrates the five senses. Eating stands at the connecting point of science, […]

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