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World Interfaith Harmony Week
February 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - February 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pmFree
The University of the Incarnate Word joins communities around the world observing this special time designated by the United Nations.
Please arrive a little before the times of the services given below. Let the local host know that you are a visitor.
Thursday, February 1, 2018, UIW Library Special Collections, 4:30 pm. Opening Dialogue and reception
Join Muslim friends, Friday, February 2, 1 pm, Muslim Children Education and Civic Center, 5281 Casa Bella, San Antonio, TX 78249 (Alumni of Distinction Sarwat Husain invites us.)
Join Jewish friends, Friday February 2, 6:15 pm, Congregation Agudas Achim, 16550 Huebner Road, San Antonio, TX 78248 (Music faculty Dr. Orit Eylon invites us.)
Learning to serve together–Saturday, February 3, 11th Annual Community Service Learning (CSL) Conference, “Health Where We Live: The Role of the Neighborhood,” Health care as a collaborative effort. Prabhjot Singh, MD, PhD, Vice Chairman of Medicine for Population Health and Director of the Arnhold Institute for the Mount Sinai Healthcare System, will share wisdom gleaned from his global and domestic experiences in community health discussed in his recent book Dying and Living in the Neighborhood: A Street-Level View of America’s Healthcare Promise. The conference is free, but registration required.
Join Hindu friends, Sunday morning, February 4, Hindu Temple 18518 Bandera Road, Helotes, TX 78023
Join Buddhist friends, Sunday morning, February 4 (dinner at noon) Wat Dhammabucha, 6201 Sawyer Road, San Antonio, TX 78238, Phone (210) 520 5011
Join Christian friends, Monday, February 5, 12 noon for Catholic Eucharist, Our Lady’s Chapel, UIW Administration Building
Join Buddhist friends, Tuesday, February 6, 7 pm for meditation instruction. The Shambhala Meditation Center, 257 E. Hildebrand San Antonio, TX 78212