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Some Things I Learned along the Way … Reflections for the Practice of Interfaith Spirituality by Fr. Tom Bonacci

Some Things I Learned along the Way … Reflections for the Practice of Interfaith Spirituality by Fr. Tom Bonacci No One is Born Hating Another Person Because of the Color of Their Skin, or Their Religion. People Learn to Hate and if They Can Learn to Hate, They Can Be Taught to Love, for Love Comes [...]

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THE HEAT OF THE DAY – OUR DUTY AS CITIZENS

THE HEAT OF THE DAY Political campaigns, local or national, have a way of bringing out the worst and the best in people participating in the political process. It is said that democracy is messy. Messy as it may seem the right, duty and privilege to vote must not be negated or neglected. Organizations like [...]

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The Pope Commemorates The Reformation That Split Western Christianity

The Pope Commemorates The Reformation That Split Western Christianity One of the greatest rifts in Christianity — between Catholics and Lutherans — isn’t what it used to be. As a sign of those much improved relations, Pope Francis is traveling Monday to Sweden, an overwhelmingly Lutheran country, to kick off a yearlong commemoration of the [...]

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Dallas and Beyond

           The Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County stands in solidarity with the people of Dallas, Texas as we extend our sympathy, prayers and concern to the families of the police officers who were murdered or injured in the unjustifiable shooting that erupted at the conclusion of a peaceful protest.             [...]

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