TOGETHER Caring for Creation: An Interfaith Week of Learning, Reflection, and Commitment to Action

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31Jan2016
07Feb2016

Texts, practices, and leaders in Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Native Traditions have wisdom that can help in relation to climate change and environmental crisis. Academics, people of faith, and people of action learn from each other and encourage each other.

From 9:00am until 6:00pm

At University of the Incarnate Word

4301 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209

University of the Incarnate Word / US 210-829-6000

1 - Building on the relationships between people of different faiths which our university and the founding group, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, have built over the years, 2. In light of the Catholic document "Laudato Si" and the "Islamic Response to Climate Change" and other recent statements by religious leaders, 3 - Partnering with local groups and reflecting on global issues of sustainability, 4. Through presentations, discussion, commitment to action, and celebrations of and meditations on the beauty of creation particular in relationship to the nature sanctuary called the Headwaters which is a part of Incarnate Word. Texts, practices, and leaders in Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Native Traditions, and other groups have wisdom that can help in relation to climate change and environmental crisis. Academics, people of faith, and people of action will learn from each other and encourage each other.

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