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Pacifica has stable sources of masks and will obtain more homemade masks through our volunteers.

Pacifica has stable sources of masks and will obtain more homemade masks through our volunteers.

Dear Pacifica Friends, Stay at home, stay safe, social distance, and wear a face mask in public. At a press conference yesterday Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said, “Early data suggests many who...
Talk: “Mary in the Quran” by Prof. Zeki Saritoprak

Talk: “Mary in the Quran” by Prof. Zeki Saritoprak

Zeki Saritoprak, Ph.D., is Professor and the Bediüzzaman Nursi Chair in Islamic Studies at John Carroll University. He holds a Ph.D. in Islamic Theology from the University of Marmara in Turkey....
Book-signing and Talk : Islam`s Jesus by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak at Huntington Beach Barnes & Noble

Book-signing and Talk : Islam`s Jesus by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak at Huntington Beach Barnes & Noble

    Date And Time Sun, March 1, 2020 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM PST Location Barnes & Noble 2nd Floor 7881 Edinger Ave #110, Huntington Beach, CA 92647 Huntington Beach, CA 92647 Description...
DR. Gerald Grudzen will speak about Pope Francis and Fethullah Gulen

DR. Gerald Grudzen will speak about Pope Francis and Fethullah Gulen

Dr. Gruzden will speak about Pope Francis and Fetullah Gulen, founder of the international Hizmet Movement as two of the leading interfaith advocates of our time. Dr. Grudzen’s new book with John...
Echoing “Stop Hate, Spread Love” Messages at Interfaith Thanksgiving Dinner

Echoing “Stop Hate, Spread Love” Messages at Interfaith Thanksgiving Dinner

On Thursday, November 15, 2019, Pacifica Institute hosted an Interfaith Thanksgiving dinner along with panel discussion on how communities can spread love instead of hate in times of turmoil and...
Let`s Give Thanks Together

Let`s Give Thanks Together

Bring your friends and neighbors to our annual Thanksgiving event in OC. Seats are limited do not forget to RSVP   RSVP
Book Signing with Pulitzer Winner Jack Miles: “God in the Quran”

Book Signing with Pulitzer Winner Jack Miles: “God in the Quran”

Who is Allah? What does He ask of those who submit to His teachings? Pulitzer Prize-winner Jacke Miles gives us a deeply probing, revelatory portrait of the world’s second largest, fastest-growing...
Spirituality in an Age of Anxiety

Spirituality in an Age of Anxiety

On the evening of March 26, 2019, Hakan Yesilova– editor of The Fountain Magazine – shared a talk about the spiritual struggles faced during an age in which anxiety has become prevalent. He...
The Religious Studies Department at Long Beach State University in collaboration with Pacifica Institute organized a panel titled “Spirituality in the Age of Anxiety”

The Religious Studies Department at Long Beach State University in collaboration with Pacifica Institute organized a panel titled “Spirituality in the Age of Anxiety”

The Religious Studies Department at Long Beach State University in collaboration with Pacifica Institute organized a panel titled “Spirituality in the Age of Anxiety”. The panel was followed by...
Pacifica Institute Fundraising Spring Banquet

Pacifica Institute Fundraising Spring Banquet

Manhattan Beach Community Church hosted the Pacifica Institute Fundraising Spring Banquet on the 25th of April, Wednesday, 2018. It was a well attended event close to a hundred guests jam-packed the...