The Importance of Interfaith Relations

Introduction Nostra Aetate is a very short document of the Second Vatican Council which speaks about interfaith relations and their importance to the Catholic Church “In our time” which are the first words of the document and its title. In this age of ours, when men are drawing more closely together and the bonds of […]

Abrahamic Faith and Modern Culture

For St. Jean Baptiste Parish, New York, NY, the interfaith dialogue on religion and culture was a first. As Rabbi Jonathan Stein (Congregation Shaaray Tefila) pointed out, it is unusual to have Islamic representation in interfaith dialogue. This dialogue between Jews, Christians and Muslims showed that the three largest faiths in the world have many common […]