A Multifaith Conversation (Conclusion)

August 14, 2009 by  
Filed under Multifaith Conversation

Washington-based journalist Imran Siddiqui leads a panel including a Muslim, Jew, Christian, Hindu and Unitarian in an open dialogue about faith.
Washington-based journalist Imran Siddiqui leads a panel including a Muslim, Jew, Christian, Hindu and Unitarian in an open dialogue about faith.

As The Author says in “A Message From God” in the chapter entitled “Which Religion? Which Holy Book?”, religion is best used as a tool to develop a relationship with God. Furthermore, just as it would be counterproductive to use a single tool to build a house, it can also be counterproductive to study a single religion to develop a relationship with God. There are things that Christians can learn from Muslims, things Muslims can learn from Jews, and things all three can learn from Hindus.

Thus, we conclude the 5-part video series: Beyond The Headlines: An Interfaith Dialogue at American University, hosted by a new friend, multimedia journalist Imran Siddiqui (check out his site: www.globalcrossover.com). I simply love the idea of bringing together a Jew, a Hindu, a Muslim, a Christian and a Unitarian. The objective is simple: looking for a common ground.

In the conclusion:  The panel promotes having an open minded approach to other religions, and explores the impact of continuing conflicts on future generations.

If you’d like to view the entire program, click below:

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