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    Community Awards Dinner

    Each year we convene a community gathering to share a meal and honor peace and justice changemakers in our communities, both individuals and organizations.

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    Our next awards dinner is Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at the Honpa Hongwanji Betsuin Social Hall. More information soon.

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    The TIAH Board

    The Interfaith Alliance Hawai‘i board of directors is made up of ministerial and lay leaders representing numerous faith traditions. Roster »

The Interfaith Alliance Hawai'i (TIAH) is a progressive voice promoting the healing role of religion in public life. We encourage dialogue, challenge extremism, and facilitate nonviolent community activism.

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“The Big Me: A Challenge for Religion” is the topic of June 20 Interfaith Open Table

Open Table - figures identified with different faith traditions reach to each other across a tableAt the June Interfaith Open Table event, to be hosted at a meeting room near Ala Moana Center, we will hear a presentation on the Big Me (egocentric personality) and its dysfunctional characteristics plus a discussion on the role of religion in mitigating its negative impact on society.

The event is Tuesday, June 20, 7 p.m. at 1350 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96814 (see map). For more information, including a list of panelists, see the related calendar item.

Public forum on “The New Sanctuary Movement” is May 15 at Church of the Crossroads

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Church of the Crossroads and Hawaii J20+ present a public forum entitled, “The New Sanctuary Movement: Welcoming Immigration Community,” on Monday, May 15 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Church of the Crossroads in Honolulu. Panelists are:

  • Rev. Mike Young, former minister at the First Unitarian Church Honolulu
  • Rev. Stanley Bain, FACE, Transition Coordinator
  • John Kawamoto, former Legislative Analyst
  • Mateo Caballero, Legal Director at ACLU Hawai‘i
  • Clare Hanusz, Hawai‘i Chapter Chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association

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