Interfaith Dinner at ICNA – MAS Convention

What a gathering it was. About 150 faith leaders came together at the Interfaith Dinner on May 29, 2011 which took place at the ICNA – MAS Convention in Hartford, CT. A tradition which started in 2005 and since then every year at the Convention faith leaders from Hartford area are invited to this dinner. The Dinner program was opened … Read more Interfaith Dinner at ICNA – MAS Convention

Pray for the sick and …..

Pray for the sick and especially for those who do not have health insurance Last night a friend of mine suffered heart attack. Thank God, almighty, he is doing fine after going through angioplasty procedure. He works for a big IT company and has a good health insurance, therefore, I am not worried about him not getting proper health care. But … Read more Pray for the sick and …..

Catholic-Muslim Dialogue Discusses Principles of Religious Education – May 2011

DATE: May 2, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MID-ATLANTIC CATHOLIC-MUSLIM DIALOGUE DISCUSSES PRINCIPLES OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION, EXAMINES INTERRELIGIOUS PROGRAMS WASHINGTON—The Mid-Atlantic Catholic-Muslim Dialogue continued developing a strategic plan for inter-religious education at its meeting in the Headquarters of Why Islam Project of ICNA, Somerset, New Jersey, April 13-14. Co-sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and the Islamic … Read more Catholic-Muslim Dialogue Discusses Principles of Religious Education – May 2011

Citizens’ Hearing

National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms (NCPCF), Presents CITIZENS’ HEARING The Loss of Civil Freedoms in America: A Response by Muslim and Civil Rights Organizations “Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like spirits at the dawn of day.” Thomas Jefferson Date: Saturday, January 29, 2011 When: 1:00 – 4:00 PM Where: Washington D.C. – 901 … Read more Citizens’ Hearing

United Against Hunger – Standing Up For Justice

ICNA CSJ led the nationwide campaign of ICNA ‘United Against Hunger – Standing Up for Justice’ in the month of October 2010. The following were the main features of the campaign: – A webpage was created on the hunger campaign – 100,000 postcards were distributed – 100,000 4-page brochure on the issue of ‘hunger in America’ were distributed – 6000 … Read more United Against Hunger – Standing Up For Justice