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I4C Statements

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ICCCC Earth Day Statement – Science not Silence

SCIENCE NOT SILENCE      Hardly a day goes by when the people of the world are not more and more aware of the world.  The issues of Immigration, War, Hunger and Terrorism remind us of the suffering of many and the anguish of not a few.  As Earth Day approaches, we pause to ponder [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|I4C Statements|Comments Off on ICCCC Earth Day Statement – Science not Silence

The Defusing Hatred Program – Updated Dates

The Defusing Hatred Program Learn nonviolent communication skills in a safe environment and develop tools for responding to uneasy situations and hate speech. Enjoy an informative, visual presentation followed by conversation and hands on experience through role-play. Available at your congregation or small group by signing up a team from the Interfaith Council. Contact Rev. [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|I4C Announcements, I4C Statements, Raise Your Voice|Comments Off on The Defusing Hatred Program – Updated Dates

SF Bay Religious Leaders Denounce Massacre of Coptic Christians

SF Bay Religious Leaders Denounce Massacre of Coptic Christians April 11, 2017, San Francisco -- At the threshold of this sacred and holy season, when our Christian and Jewish sisters and brothers observe and celebrate the hope of new life and liberation from oppression, we are reminded that terrorism takes no holiday. Gruesome images of torturous [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|I4C Announcements, I4C Statements|Comments Off on SF Bay Religious Leaders Denounce Massacre of Coptic Christians

ICAN Training – Becoming Better Stewards of the Earth Advocacy Training Workshop

This year’s focus is Becoming Better Stewards of the Earth Advocacy Training Workshop – pre-registration lunch http://tinyurl.com/gvu23ra Saturday, April 1st.  See the event at http://interfaithccc.org/event/becoming-better-stewards-of-the-earth-advocacy-training-workshop/ Opening Invocation: Rev. Will McGarvey Overview: Rev. Will McGarvey Rev. Will Scott, California Interfaith Power and Light, California Legislative actions for 2017 Andrés Soto, Communities for a Better Environment, BAAQMD, Cap on Refinery Emissions – [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|I4C Announcements, I4C Statements, Raise Your Voice|Comments Off on ICAN Training – Becoming Better Stewards of the Earth Advocacy Training Workshop

Area Leaders Share Solidarity with the Jewish Community in Response to the Bomb Threats and Vandalism of Cemetaries

The Interfaith Council of Contra County, together with the leaders of all faiths it represents, is deeply concerned for our brothers and sisters in the American Jewish community and want them all to know that we stand in solidarity with them. The recent threats, assaults, personal attacks, and acts of desecration and vandalism directed at [...]

By | March 3rd, 2017|I4C Statements, Raise Your Voice, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Area Leaders Share Solidarity with the Jewish Community in Response to the Bomb Threats and Vandalism of Cemetaries

Media Coverage of the Ring of Solidarity Event

Here are the links to the media coverage of our recent Ring of Solidarity at the Walnut Creek Islamic Center on Feb. 3rd, 2017.  Feel free to share any and all of these links. http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2017/02/03/hundreds-gather-for-ring-of-solidarity-at-walnut-creek-islamic-center/   http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/East-Bay-Interfaith-Council-Hosts-Ring-of-Solidarity-to-support-Muslims-412699103.html   http://kron4.com/2017/02/03/hundreds-stand-in-solidarity-with-the-muslim-community-in-walnut-creek/   The article announcing the event: http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2017/02/01/walnut-creek-ring-of-solidarity-a-show-of-strength-unity/                  

By | February 27th, 2017|I4C Announcements, I4C Statements, Newsletters, Raise Your Voice|Comments Off on Media Coverage of the Ring of Solidarity Event

Faith-based and humanist groups call on government to reaffirm American values

Faith-based and humanist groups call on government to reaffirm American values “Although the U.S. is a nation of immigrants and has a long history of welcoming refugees from diverse lands, we also have a history of different periods of xenophobia and exclusion, including the Chinese Exclusion Act, the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II, [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|I4C Statements, Raise Your Voice|Comments Off on Faith-based and humanist groups call on government to reaffirm American values

Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County Responds to the Recent Ban of Muslims

Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County  Responds to the Recent Ban of Muslims Sunday, January 29, 2017 "You must not oppress foreigners. You know what it’s like to be a foreigner, for you yourselves were once foreigners in the land of Egypt." – Exodus 23:9 The Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County condemns the recent [...]

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Some Things I Learned along the Way … Reflections for the Practice of Interfaith Spirituality by Fr. Tom Bonacci

Some Things I Learned along the Way … Reflections for the Practice of Interfaith Spirituality by Fr. Tom Bonacci No One is Born Hating Another Person Because of the Color of Their Skin, or Their Religion. People Learn to Hate and if They Can Learn to Hate, They Can Be Taught to Love, for Love Comes [...]

By | December 4th, 2016|I4C Statements|Comments Off on Some Things I Learned along the Way … Reflections for the Practice of Interfaith Spirituality by Fr. Tom Bonacci