Panel: Mercy in the Three Abrahamic Traditions

Amir Hussain, is professor of Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University, where he teaches courses on Islam and world religions. An expert in the subject of contemporary Muslim societies in...

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Conference titled “Not in God’s Name from Just War to Just Peace” took place in Cathedral Center of St Paul

Conference titled “Not in God’s Name from Just War to Just Peace” took place in Cathedral Center of St Paul September 25th with Pacifica Institute undertaking one of the...

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Community Policing: What it is and Strategies

Join us for a lecture on “Community Policing: What it is and Strategies” by Captain Michelle Bennett, King County Sheriff’s Department. Michelle Bennett has worked for the King...

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Remembering the Victims of the 9/11 Tragedy

  On September 11, 2016, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch hosted a 9/11 Interfaith Leadership Luncheon for a day of remembrance and prayer, honoring ALL LIVES, together as one beloved...

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Proclamation for the Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month

By  Dave Cortese Santa Clara County Supervisor As a County, we frequently highlight and commemorate the many contributions made by our diverse residents. Today was no exception as my Board...

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Vienna 2016 – Countering Voilent Extremism

The series of events, with the title, “Countering Violent Extremism: Emerging Perspectives and Initiatives”, is aimed to bring together prominent participants from a variety of disciplines and...

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Orange County Community Standing Against Hate and Extremism

On Sunday, July 10, 2016,  Faith and community leaders, along with local law enforcement officers in Irvine, gathered together on the corner of Alton & Culver in Irvine to denounce hate,...

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Seattle Interfaith Ramadan Dinner Brought Together Representatives of Diverse Faith Communities

Pacifica Institute has organized Seattle Interfaith Ramadan Iftar Dinner at Seattle University on June 29. Seattle University School of Theology, Faith Action Network, and The Church Council of...

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Law Enforcement Iftar Dinner in collaboration with the U.S. Attorney’s Office

On June 23, the Pacifica Institute, in collaboration with the U.S. Attorney’s Office, held its third annual iftar dinner with attendance from the local and federal law enforcement community. Acting...

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Diverse Faiths Shared Iftar Table At Ramadan Interfaith Dinner In Berkeley

A Ramadan interfaith iftar dinner event organized by Pacifica Institute and Church Divinity School of the Pacific to bring different faiths together was held at Church Divinity School of the Pacific...

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