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Martin Luther King was an Interfaith Visionary, as Well

By Eboo Patel

One hundred years ago, the great African-American scholar W.E.B. DuBois famously wrote, “The problem of the 20th century will be the problem of the color line.” 295 more words

Interfaith Leadership

Last week I had the opportunity to hear Eboo Patel, founder of the Interfaith Youth Core speak at GVSU. Here are a few highlights of his talk. 474 more words


International and Interfaith Icon Visits Aquinas College

Story by Chucky Blackmore, News Editor
Photo courtesy of tuftsdaily.com 

Oftentimes we think about the things that make us different from one another as humans.  Sometimes those differences create divisions among people, and other times, those differences can bring us closer together.   523 more words


Patel to speak on interfaith fluency, leadership

The term “interfaith leader” may not be part of the vernacular yet, but founder and president of Interfaith Youth Core, Eboo Patel, hopes it will someday be as widely used as “feminist” or “environmentalist.” 471 more words

Chautauqua Institution

A Room of Ten: Interfaith Immersion

I’m going to do something weird,” Malak whispered to Katie, her bunkmate for our six-day interfaith immersion trip to Chicago. Malak slips into her cotton prayer robe, its royal blue flower print covers her head, her arms to her wrists, and hangs to her feet. 688 more words

Irreconcilable Religious Differences: No Need for Conflict

“We need to be bold to contend with about our disagreements as to what the Bible teaches and as to why we ought to live to obey God.” … 1,367 more words


Annual Martin Luther King breakfast features Eboo Patel, leader of Interfaith Youth Core

Lisle, Illinois ~ Eboo Patel, Ph.D., whose Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC) organization is focused on building the interfaith movement on college campuses nationwide, was the featured speaker at the 20th Annual Rev. 1,038 more words

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