Dr. Abdul-Munim Sombat Jitmoud On May 14, 2019, Muslim Americans for Compassion, in partnership with Interfaith Paths to Peace, hosted the ninth-annual Interfaith Iftar dinner at Second Presbyterian Church in Louisville, Kentucky. Nearly 500 people attended the event, which featured messages of compassion and blessings from many of Louisville's civic, faith, and community [...]
To Our Friends in Faith and Compassion: Sunday, May 5, 2019, marked the beginning Ramadan. In Islam, this is a month-long sacred time when we commemorate Allah, the Arabic name for God, giving the first verses of the Quran, the Muslim scripture, to the Prophet Muhammad in the year 610 A.D. This annual observance is [...]
On Friday, March 15, 2019, at least 50 worshipers were killed and 50 more wounded by a shooter at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Just three days later, in Utrecht, Netherlands, a gunman opened fire on a tram in the predominantly Muslim neighborhood of Kanaleneiland. On the morning of March 4, Christian communities in three [...]
Once again, Muslim Americans for Compassion, in partnership with Interfaith Paths to Peace, will host the annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner. This year's Iftar dinner will take place Tuesday, May 14, at Second Presbyterian Church (3701 Old Brownsboro Road, Louisville, Ky., 40207). Doors open at 7:30 p.m., and the program begins at 8 p.m., with the [...]
Featuring: Imam Wasif Iqbal Rabbi Laura Metzger Rev. Jason Crosby Rabbi Metzger, Rev. Crosby, and Imam Wasif will share how understanding differences and similarities builds bridges between faiths and creates peace and compassion in our community. Presented in partnership with Louisville Islamic Center of Compassion, Crescent Hill Baptist Church, and Congregation Adath Jeshurun
IPP Executive Director Haleh Karimi, MAC Board member Waqar Saleem, and IPP Director of Operations Cindy Humbert On November 19, 2018, Interfaith Paths to Peace hosted its annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Dinner. The event was presented by Interfaith Paths to Peace in partnership with Crescent Hill Baptist Church, Louisville Islamic Center of Compassion, and [...]
The 8th annual Iftar dinner was the Louisville event to attend June 5th. With nearly 600 people attending to celebrate the month of Ramadan, we had speakers from multiple religions and backgrounds: • Heeba Nazeer, the Master of Ceremonies who works with the MAC organization • Reverend Steve Jester, the Pastor of the Second Presbyterian [...]
An evening of inspiration and blessings with our distinguished community leaders.
An interfaith gathering to remember those who have fallen victim to violence or conflict.