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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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Thank you, Zac, for sending this! In our suburban, mostly white, mostly Christian city in southwestern Indiana, our private high school has longed for opportunities to interact with the rest of the world. We welcome the chance to study different cultures, political systems, and religions in meaningful ways. While we have a handful of Muslim, […]

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By Ben Schnell I heard about Faith House from the book Its Really All About God by Samir Selmanovic. I had to check it out. There was only two problems. The first was that its a bit of a commute from Portland Maine, where I live, to New York City, just for one evening. The […]

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Give the Gift of Giving this Holiday Season  It’s a perfect way to show friends, family, and coworkers that you’re thinking of them at this time of year: Every gift recipient will receive a card in the mail acknowledging the donation in their honor.  Friends in Faith & Living Room Sponsorship    Thank You! Friend […]

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Read the Spirit is an online home for readers who believe that diverse spiritual connections between people of faith build stronger communities. Their online magazine includes inspirational stories, fresh voices, reviews of books and films—and much more. Click HERE to find out why we in Faith House think David Crumm and Read the Spirit are […]

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But perhaps the biggest strength of this book is that the collection of stories is held together by the author’s most compelling argument: that our religious diversity is not a problem to be overcome. Instead, diversity is the solution (read: blessing) we are offered. As he clearly states at the outset of his book, It’s Really All About God is not a discussion about religious pluralism, it is a discussion about interdependence.

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Monthly Newsletter SEPTEMBER 2009 (No. 30) Everything that has life, changes. Religion has proven its ability to isolate and destroy.  Now is the time for religion to prove its ability to integrate and heal, create and nurture new changes.  Each religion needs a context and opportunity to learn to live in our newly interdependent world, […]

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~by Samir Selmanovic I have been posting 5-8 min podcast episodes leading to the publication date of my new book It’s Really All About God: Reflections of a Muslim Atheist Jewish Christian (Sept 8, 2009, by Jossey-Bass). Podcasts are produced by my daughter Ena (that’s her voice at the end of each episode). If you […]

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