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Finding Peace - An Interfaith Dialog



Leaders from Christian, Jewish and Muslim congregations discussing religious perspectives April 4 agreed that God loves all people equally, and that greater education could teach that violence and exclusion are not part of their commandments.

The three clerics focused on what unites people of different faiths more than what separates them in an interfaith dialogue sponsored by Homewood at Crumland Farms’ Retired Clergy Group. Rabbi Dan Sikowitz, from Congregation Kol Ami in Frederick, the Rev. Barbara Kershner Daniel, pastor of Evangelical Reformed Church, United Church of Christ, in Frederick, and Imam Yahya Hendi, who lives in Frederick and is theMuslim chaplain at Georgetown University, discussed the perspectives of their various faiths regarding humanity and religion. Read the entire article here.


Frederick County people of faith unite for Thanksgiving

The Frederick News-Post - November 24, 2015

by Mike Persley

Unity and understandingwere themes Tuesday at the Frederick Multi-Faith Community Thanksgiving Service, held at Beth Sholom Congregation in Frederick.

With millions of people watching religious conflict break out across the globe, Thanksgiving should be a time for people of faith to come together in unity, said the Rev. Barbara Kershner Danielm of the Evangelical Reformed Church of Christ in Frederick.  Read the full article >

Spiritual but not religious?
The Frederick News-Post - Saturday, February 23, 2013
by Rabbi Dan Sikowitz

When I first meet people, they often do not know that I am a rabbi. If we get into a long enough conversation, then invariably it comes out and interestingly I get reactions that I classify in three categories. The first category is interest; people find it fascinating that I would choose a career in ministry, and they want to know more. The second is a sort of caution; they are unsure what to do with the information that I just gave them and are clearly nervous about continuing the conversation. The third category... Read the full article >

Kol Ami Members attend the 2013 Inauguration

Kol Ami scored a "hat trick" in the January 24, 2013 issue of the Frederick News Post.  Three of our members, Hannah Prensky, David and Adina Twenhafel were featured for their attendance at this year's Inauguration.  Read the full article >

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