Interfaith Federation
of Greater Baton Rouge


Cultivating Unity, Justice and Peace for 30 years

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Our Mission

The mission of the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge is to cultivate interfaith understanding and cooperation to reduce human suffering in Greater Baton Rouge.



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Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge!



LISTENING POST


Wednesdays, January 11, 18, 25, 2017
3:00 - 4:00 pm (followed by optional walk)
East Baton Rouge Main Library, 7711 Goodwood
Cultivate peace with a mid-week, mid-day respite from the chaos.
A quote, piece of music, or artwork will be used for centering and conversation.

BATON ROUGE JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL


January 11-15, 2017
Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts
100 Lafayette St.
See list of films at www.BRJFF.com

LISTENING TO MY LIFE


Saturday, January 14, 2017, 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Tam Bao Buddhist Temple, 975 Monterrey Blvd.
Leader: Thich Dao Quang (Thay)
Listen to your own life in the midst of a noisy world.
RSVP by Jan. 11, 2017; free

WORLD RELIGION DAY


Sunday, January 15, 2017, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Baha'i Faith of Baton Rouge
4270 Perkins Rd.
Reflect on selected Baha'i readings followed by conversation.

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY


Monday, January 16, 2017, 8:00 am
Service followed by March for Peace
Mt. Zion First Baptist Church, 356 East Blvd.
Celebrate Dr. King's vision of diversity, inclusion and peace as shared through music, speakers, and interfaith prayers.

WEEK of PRAYER for CHRISTIAN UNITY


Launch Event: Crossing Barriers
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
4:00 - 5:30 pm (Appetizers begin at 3:30 pm)
Broadmoor United Methodist Church
10230 Mollylea Dr. - Casual Worship Center
Leader: Rev. Jeff Day
Take the next step in partnering with another church in response to the summer of 2016 and the call of Christ to be one. Designed for clergy and church leaders.
RSVP by Jan. 11, 2017; free

WOMEN IN SPIRIT


Melting Away Interfaith Misunderstanding
Thursday, January 26, 2017, noon
St. Joseph Cathedral Parish Hall
Leader: Rev. Robin McCullough-Bade
Sponsor: Women in Spirit, a monthly interfaith program
Send E-mail to RSVP or call 387-5928

DINNER of ABRAHAMIC TRADITIONS


Defeating Ignorance
Monday, January 30, 2017, 6:00 pm
University United Methodist Church
3350 Dalrymple
Dinner for clergy and faith leaders.
Sponsor: Atlas Foundation
RSVP: www.AtlasLouisiana.org

INTERFAITH ART


Enjoy art from diverse faith traditions at the East Baton Rouge Main Library throughout January.


We Need Peace -- Video from Prayer Breakfast
















Contact the Federation office (267-5600) for more information.