From the Secular Franciscan USA Ecumenical/Interfaith Network Winter Newsletter:
As an Ecumenical Interfaith Committee, we are promoting Christian unity in persons of different religious faiths. We are delegated to take action in search for mutual respect and common ground with our brothers and sisters, reaching out to build bridges of understanding and friendship that is designed to tear down the walls of isolation and fear.
When I viewed the premiere of the Docudrama “The Sultan and the Saint” in Albuquerque, I was delighted to see that the Islamic Center and Franciscan Friars, OFM, were hosting this event together. Watching the film brought clarity and understanding of what peacemaking is all about on a realistic down-to-earth level…
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