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Fr. Alexei: “As Catholics, Jews and Muslims, we need to study together to learn each other’s religions.”

Fr. Alexei: “As Catholics, Jews and Muslims, we need to study together to learn each other’s religions.”

On May 31, 2016 Pacifica Institute and South Coast Interfaith Council partnered for a panel discussion on religious extremism. Millia Islam Majeed of South Coast Interfaith Council introduced the...
40 Volunteers From Different Backgrounds Working Together to Serve

40 Volunteers From Different Backgrounds Working Together to Serve

Pacifica Institute and Abrahamic Alliance came together again this Sunday on the 15th to prepare and distribute meals to the homeless and rehab guests at The City Team Homeless Shelter.  There were...
Muslim and Jewish Teens Coming Together with Their Parents for the Passover Celebration

Muslim and Jewish Teens Coming Together with Their Parents for the Passover Celebration

On Sunday, the Pacifica Institute welcomed teens of Malibu synagogue and Pacifica Teens, along with Rabbi Judith Halevi and the parents of the teens from Malibu Synagogue for Passover...
Pacifica Institute to Volunteer at Orange County Food Bank

Pacifica Institute to Volunteer at Orange County Food Bank

On April 14, 2016 Orange County Pacifica volunteers worked side-by-side to the beat of music packing food boxes that are distributed to hungry people in Orange County and surrounding areas. Overall...
Pacifica Volunteers in Orange County joined the Community Service Day

Pacifica Volunteers in Orange County joined the Community Service Day

On April 23, 2016 Pacifica volunteers participated two events which were sponsored by Great Huntington Beach Interfaith Council (GHBIC) events as a part of Community Service Day. During Hearts and...
Talk in Action at The Road Home

Talk in Action at The Road Home

Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible. –Dalai Lama On Monday night the friends of Pacifica Institute Utah Talk in Action met at The Road Home to teach a half dozen different art...
Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Institute organized a delegation to attend the 4th Peaceful Coexistence Conference and debate at Seoul National University titled “Countering Violence Extremism at the Grassroots Level”...
Pacifica Utah’s Talk In Action and Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable Bring Neighbors Together to Feed Children Around the World

Pacifica Utah’s Talk In Action and Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable Bring Neighbors Together to Feed Children Around the World

My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth. -I John 3:18 Many of us long to make a positive and lasting impact on those around us, desiring to do...
Dr. Amir Hussain:”American values and Islamic values are intertwined and are not as different as imagined.”

Dr. Amir Hussain:”American values and Islamic values are intertwined and are not as different as imagined.”

April 14, 2016, Amir Hussain, Professor of Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University, gave a lecture on Islam and the building of America at Pacifica Institute Los Angeles branch. Dr....
“Kimchi was a motivating experience of the recent Pacifica trip to South Korea for us travelers, who participated in interfaith dialogue and roundtable discussions on Countering Extremism.”

“Kimchi was a motivating experience of the recent Pacifica trip to South Korea for us travelers, who participated in interfaith dialogue and roundtable discussions on Countering Extremism.”

What is kimchi? It is a very spicy, pickled/fermented cabbage, typically prepared with a variety of seasonings including garlic, red or other chili peppers, and vinegar. But, what is kimchi? It is a...