World Sabbath at Temple Beth El, Sunday March 5

Each year, our community has a beautiful opportunity to come together, across religious, racial, and cultural lines, to promote peace and healing. We invite you to the annual community-wide World Sabbath on Sunday, March 5, at 4 pm at Temple Beth El. It will be a beautiful interfaith celebration of song, spirit, dance, and communal… Read More

Question of the week: What happens on Cheesefare Sunday?

Q: What happens on Cheesefare Sunday?   A: Click here to find out. The IFLC would like to help foster our understanding of one another by using our newsletter as a forum for you to ask these questions. We want to share your questions anonymously within the framework of our newsletter where religious leaders from these diverse faith… Read More

Bridging Religious Boundaries 2017 Glazer Institute on Judaism Thursday, February 16

In 1943, during the dark days of World War II, Rabbi B. Benedict Glazer sought a way to soften the hatred and prejudice so bitterly dividing Detroit. One solution, he felt, was to bring together clergy friends to discuss understanding and mutual respect. Annually, he invited several Protestant ministers to Temple Beth El to hear an outstanding authority… Read More

Congratulations to Fr. George and Nouhad Shalhoub celebrating their 45th anniversary and 45 years with the community of St. Mary’s.

In 2017, Fr. George Shalhoub, pastor of The Basilica of St. Mary in Livonia, Michigan, will be celebrating his 45th anniversary of the ordination to the holy priesthood, as well as his 45th wedding anniversary. Throughout these years, he and Khouria Nouhad have served this community, tirelessly and faithfully. His parish recently released this interview… Read More

Question of the Week: In what tradition is “Wise Lord” Ahura Mazda opposed by “Destructive Spirit” Anghra Mainyu?

 Q: In what tradition is “Wise Lord” Ahura Mazda opposed by “Destructive Spirit” Anghra Mainyu? A: Click here to find out. The IFLC would like to help foster our understanding of one another by using our newsletter as a forum for you to ask these questions. We want to share your questions anonymously within the framework of our newsletter… Read More

Question of the Week: What do Groundhogs and the feast of Candlemas have in common?

Q: What do Groundhogs and the feast of Candlemas have in common? A: Click here to find out. The IFLC would like to help foster our understanding of one another by using our newsletter as a forum for you to ask these questions. We want to share your questions anonymously within the framework of our newsletter where… Read More