LEARNING ABOUT DIFFERENT FAITHS
ICD works in multiple ways to dispel fear and embrace the “other” through knowledge and understanding of the commonalities and differences among faiths.
Visits to houses of worship
Book and film discussions
Selected past programs:
Creation Stories and Their Present-Day Implications (October 24, 2021)
Panelists shared perspectives on creation from 6 different faiths.
Exploring the Concept of Time Across Faiths: A Panel Discussion (presented in partnership with 2 for Seder; June 28, 2020)
Representatives from different faiths discussed commonalities and differences in approaches to seemingly basic concepts of time.
Helping Communities Heal After a Hateful Event (November 11, 2018; in person)
Panelists from 4 different faiths discussed what it feels like for a faith community to be a victim of a hateful event and ways to recover. Participants explored further in small group discussions.