Books

Resources – Books From time to time we will be placing book notes and short reviews of selected books which may be of use to our readers and members; the focus may be on Religions, Religious Leaders and seeking understanding of the principles of cooperation and harmony among the religions. Or the focus may be … Read more

Ten Promises for Children: A Multi-religious Commitment

Call to Action, Religions for Peace

Religions for Peace (RfP) and the Center for Interfaith Action (CIFA) today announced the launch of a global initiative to engage religious communities around the world in saving children’s lives through ten concrete and specific acts: Ten Promises to Our Children.

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Emile Durkheim Symposium Adelaide

Flinders University SA

Flinders University School of Social and Policy Studies is pleased to host a two day symposium celebrating Emile Durkheim’s The Elementary Forms of Religious Life. First published 100 years ago, this book pioneered the sociological and anthropological study of the “sacred”.

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2012 Indigenous Health Conference

Indigenous Health Conference

The 2012 National Indigenous Health Conference: Many Pathways, One Outcome is designed to bring together both government and non-government agencies who are working in the field of Indigenous health with the belief that working together can close the gap between the state of Indigenous Health as compared to the health of mainstream Australians.

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African Religious Leaders Meet

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Nairobi, Kenya – Over 100 senior religious leaders from Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu, Sikh, and other religious communities convened in Nairobi, Kenya, 16-17 May 2012, to launch a child survival and maternal health pan-African initiative.

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June 2012

Religions for Peace Australia

3 June 2012

Dear RfP Members,

This 2011-2012 annual report of the Religions for Peace Australia has been prepared by the chairperson, Professor Des Cahill, in his eleventh report for the Annual General Meeting held on June 3rd, 2012 at the headquarters of the Australian Intercultural Society and for the Annual Executive Meeting of Religions for Peace Asia to be held in Seoul on 11th – 14th June, 2012.

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The Wisdom of Indigenous Elders

Mornington Peninsula Interfaith Festival

Mornington Peninsula Interfaith Festival: The Wisdom of Indigenous Faiths
Date: Sunday June 3, 2012 Time: 12.30pm – 6pm
Location: Mornington Community Theatre Wilsons Rd, Mornington (Melways Ref: 145 E2)

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Halal Certified Medicine

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According to the Halal Certified Medicine website HCM was developed to support Australian Muslims “in their endeavours to consume Halal only products by identifying which of their everyday products such as medicines, sporting and vitamin supplements are suitable for Muslims to purchase.”

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