Interreligious dialogue Archives - Crux



  • Christmas a day of service for Michigan Muslims and Jews

    Christmas a day of service for Michigan Muslims and Jews

    In an effort to fight growing acts of hatred against religious minorities, Detroit-area Muslims and Jews have been working together to do acts of charity on Christmas, a day of obvious significance that neither group celebrates. The positive spirit of the idea has inspired people of other faiths. This year, Christians and Sikhs have said they want to participate.

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  • Italian prisoners honor Pope Francis with flash mob dance

    Italian prisoners honor Pope Francis with flash mob dance

    Around 70 inmates danced a Zumba routine flash mob titled the “Pope is Pop” to celebrate Pope Francis’s calls for prison reform. The prisoners were Catholic, Muslim and Orthodox from all over the world dancing to lyrics such as “Tonight you are not alone, Francis is there, everywhere. Hallelujah!”

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  • Bangladesh cardinal sees red hat as a megaphone for peace

    Bangladesh cardinal sees red hat as a megaphone for peace

    As Bangladesh struggles to defend its legacy of interreligious harmony, the country’s first-ever cardinal says the pope has handed him a megaphone to influence the culture. “For sure, now they’ll listen to me more, they’ll take my contributions more seriously,” said Archbishop Patrick D’Rozario.

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