Tag Archives: Muslims

Christian Churches Supporting Syrian Refugees

After the horrific terrorist attacks in Paris a few weeks ago, there has been a backlash in this country against accepting Syrian refugees into this country. After Obama announced that the country will accept 10,000 refugees who are escaping wartime … Continue reading

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Japanese Americans In Support of the Muslim American Community

Recently I’ve been seeing a rash of anti-Muslim posts and comments on the internet. Many people are angry and worried at the recent wave of Christian persecution in the Middle East at the hands of Islamic extremists, and these people … Continue reading

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Last blog of 2013

For my last blog of 2013, here are some youtube videos of people and groups who have helped the homeless during past holiday seasons and thoughout the year. Chef Chu and the Asian Chef Association fed 2,000 homeless and underprivileged … Continue reading

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Admiring Pope Francis

One of the great joys of the past year has been in watching how Pope Francis’s papacy has unfolded in his first few months. He has emphasized the church’s historical role in championing the rights of the poor and the … Continue reading

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Nostra Aetate and the Church’s Relationship With Muslims and Jews

When I heard about the Boston Marathon bombings I was shocked and saddened at the suffering of the victims of the bombing. Americans came together to help the victims of the bombings get medical attention, shelter, food and monetary donations. … Continue reading

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Religious People Participating in “Occupy Wall Street”

As the “Occupy Wall Street” protests have continued in the last couple of weeks, more religious people from many different religions have begun to join and make their presence felt. This is important, as religious people have made important contributions … Continue reading

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