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Swiftboating a ‘mosque’ Part II

August 22nd · No Comments · Delray Beach, Islam, Muslim, Palm Beach Post

Last Sunday I committed to provide documentation of Muslim condemnation of 9/11 and terrorism during our always engaging News Talk session at the First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Palm Beaches. We won’t hear such denunciation documented on Faux News — quite the contrary. But one need only Google these things. In fact, in a search […]

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Father-and-son Knights for Guatemala

July 2nd · No Comments · Christian, Delray Beach, The Coastal Star

My latest InterFaith21 offering for The Coastal Star newspaper: Monsignor Tom Skindeleski, of St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church in Delray Beach, leads his 9th annual Knights of Columbus father-and-son contingent in service to students in the rainforests of Guatemala.

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Sneak a peek at I21 in The Coastal Star’s latest

February 4th · No Comments · Delray Beach, Delray Beach Interfaith Clergy Association, Interfaith

Earlier I shared some scenes from Delray Beach’s 9th Annual Mayors Interfaith Prayer Breakfast. Below is my essay on the event from the new edition of The Coastal Star, which hits the streets in print tomorrow. Next up I hope to share observations on the Dalai Lama’s visit to our area. For now: Pay it forward: message […]

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Oh what a beautiful morning: 9th Annual Mayor’s Interfaith Prayer Breakfast in Delray Beach

January 9th · 3 Comments · Delray Beach, Delray Beach Interfaith Clergy Association

Another sign of why Delray Beach is a two-time All America City — and a sign of what other towns can do — is the Mayor’s Interfaith Breakfast in its ninth year. The program hosted by the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce at the Delray Beach Golf Club Jan. 7 is the focus of […]

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Family Promise for the homeless: Churches, synagogues not just talking it, but walking it

November 22nd · No Comments · Delray Beach

Unite 21 interfaith congregations in Boca Raton, Delray Beach and Boynton Beach to address homelessness among children and families, and you have Family Promise of South Palm Beach County. Coming soon is a celebration of the nonprofit organization’s first year of advancing faith-based social service beyond proselytizing to the service that is the true hallmark […]

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Observations on a National Day of Prayer

July 2nd · No Comments · American Civil Liberties Union, Delray Beach, Delray Beach Interfaith Clergy Association, Golden Rule, National Day of Prayer, Prayer, Separation of church and state, The Coastal Star

(Another original from I21 in The Coastal Star) How prayer would manifest in a municipal setting was my question when I learned that Delray Beach would host a National Day of Prayer observance in front of City Hall. The event, celebrated nationwide on the first Thursday each May, was established by Congress to encourage Americans […]

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