The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is an important document that lays out what everyone on the planet should expect as part of their fundamental rights as humans. It was adopted on Dec. 10, 1948 by the United Nations General Continue reading Universal Declaration of Human Rights
The Interfaith Council of Bainbridge Island/North Kitsap invites you to The 9th Annual Community Read-In of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at 12:00 noon WHERE: At the Gazebo in Winslow Green We will gather, Continue reading Dec. 10 at Winslow Green – reading of the UN Declaration of Human Rights
The Bainbridge Island/North Kitsap Interfaith Council co-sponsored a panel discussion on October 27th featuring five local clergy — prompted by to the pope’s recent encyclical on climate change. The podcast below is a recording of “Faith and Climate Change — Continue reading Faith leaders speak up for action on climate
BI/NK Interfaith 2015-2016 President Elizabeth Dequine and communications coordinator Reed Price were among the attendees at this year’s Parliament of World Religions, held in Salt Lake City, Utah, Oct. 15-19. The Parliament brought together more than 9,500 people and addressed Continue reading BI/NK members attend the Parliament of the World’s Religions
Harsh words and hateful chants were expected outside a small mosque in Bremerton, where an anti-Islam rally was planned on Saturday. But instead of trading insults, mosque-goers and others who turned up ended up exchanging cookies. About 40 individuals huddled under umbrellas outside Continue reading A hate group called for protests at local mosques. Guess who showed up?