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INTERFAITH DINNER DIALOGUE & DESSERT - Alexandria, VA

28-Apr-2019 ~ 28-Apr-2019

INTERFAITH DINNER DIALOGUE & DESSERT AND A MOVIE

In Alexandria!!!

When? Sunday, April 28th

What time?4 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Where? 2059 Huntington Avenue

Alexandria, Virginia 22303

PARTY ROOM – 1st Floor

Home of Stephanie (Stevie) Shaefer

CELL PHONE ON DAY OF EVENT – 703-597-4505.

4:00 P.M. – Socialize/Introductions

4:45 – 5:45 P.M. – Dinner Dialogues

6:00- 7:00 P.M. – Dessert & Movie

7:00 – 7:30 P.M. - Discussion

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MOVIE – “The Sultan and the Saint” -58 min.

Explore how Saint Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt risked it all to end the Crusades. A simple Christian friar and a mighty Muslim leader met on a bloody battlefield 800 years ago. What happened next changed world history!

DINNER DIALOGUE TOPICS AND QUESTIONS:

  • 1.How does your faith group accomplish the following purposes of group religious activities?
  • -Living the teachings of your faith tradition
  • -Magnifying truth, beauty and goodness
  • -Fostering supreme values
  • -Enhancing the service of unselfish fellowship
  • -Glorifying the potentials of family life
  • -Promoting religious education
  • -Providing wise counsel and spiritual guidance
  • -Encouraging group worship
  • -How does your faith group achieve the following goals ofreligion?
  • -Encouraging human friendship
  • -Conserving morality
  • -Promoting neighborhood welfare
  • -Facilitating the spreading of the essential gospel of
  • respective messages of eternal salvation

From:The Urantia Book, Paper 99:6.2.

  • 3.What other ideal, purposes, and goals should we be working on?

“Someday religionists will get together and actually effect co-operation on the basis of unity of ideals and purposes rather than attempting to do so on the basis of psychological opinions and theological beliefs….Goals rather than creeds should unify religionists.”

“Religion inspires man to live courageously and joyfully on the face of the earth; it joins patience with passion, insight to zeal, sympathy with power and ideals with energy.”

From: The Urantia Book, Paper 99:7:3.

 



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