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Abraham’s...

On January 25, 2016, PII Center for Interfaith Affairs organized Abraham’s Interfaith Lunch jointly with Rev. Jeff Markay from Chatham United Methodist Church on the topic of “Peace Makers in the 21st Century”. The speakers representing each faith shared the lives of peacemakers of their tradition. Rabbi Dem Smith from Temple Or Ha Lev, Reverend […]

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Violence in the...

Turkish Cultural Center-Syracuse, in collaboration with Interfaith Works and Peace Islands Institute held the second Abraham’s Table panel on ‘Violence in the Name of Religion’. Three panelists, each representing one of the three Abrahamic Religions (Islam, Christianity and Judaism) continued to analyze the theme in search for answers to some of the key questions taken […]

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Abraham’s Table on Religion and Violence: An Evening of Hope and Collaboration Peace Islands Institute organized an Abraham’s Table panel on ‘Violence in the Name of Religion’ in collaboration with Interfaith Works of Central New York. Representatives from the three Abrahamic religions (Islam, Christianity and Judaism) discussed the theme, searching for answers to some of […]

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January 28th the Peace Islands Institute hosted its first Abraham’s Table at new their new facility in Hasbrouck Heights. The theme for this month’s Abraham’s Table was “Afterlife”. Speakers; Rabbi Paul Jacobson from Temple Avodat Sholam, Rev Jeff Markay from Chatham United Methodist Church and Sam Tunagur a PII representative all spoke from their own […]

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The Peace Islands Institute NJ and the Temple Shalom in River Edge, NJ came together for a five week program where our teenagers simply came together to get to know one another. The program concluded December 4th, even with the conclusion, that day the teenager’s from both Peace Islands Institute and Temple Shalom were planning […]

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