Monday, April 14, 2008

On Green Faith Heros: Jews, Christians, Muslims, and Baha'is in service together

Youthful Jews, Christians, Muslims, and Baha'is gathered together to perform remarkable service, as described by Anne on her blog Let It Shine with LOTS of wonderful pictures. -gw

Today about 100 youth from the Interfaith Youth Group of Greater Philadelphia became Green Faith Heroes by cleaning up Cobbs Creek Parkway in Philadelphia. Participating congregations included the following: White Rock Baptist Church, Quba Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies, Al Aqsa Islamic Society School, Beth Am Israel synagogue, West Catholic High School, First United Methodist Church of Germantown, Mishkan Shalom synagogue, Chestnut Hill Presbyterian Church, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Germantown Jewish Centre, Masjidullah, Masjid Mohammad, Main Line Reform Temple, Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church, Archbishop John Carroll, Villanova Foundation for Islamic Studies, BAWA Fellowship and the Bahai Fellowship.
{Re-posted with permission}

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