Faith Groups in Action

The live event will include an interfaith concert comprised of music acts of various genres and faith backgrounds, interviews with key leaders in the project, and clips from the interviews themselves.
(January 22, 2013) Sister Simone Campbell, the executive director of NETWORK, a Catholic social justice lobby, explains how the “Nuns on the Bus” tour kept snowballing into more tours, even after its initial high-profile trip. “We came back on July...
(August 20, 2012) Jeannine Hill Fletcher, a professor of theology at Fordham University, provides historical context and analysis on the recent rift between the Vatican and Leadership Conference of Women Religious, a group that was created in 1956...
(July 2, 2012) The Most Reverend William Lori, Archbishop of Baltimore, discusses "Fortnight for Freedom", the Catholic Church’s two-week campaign of prayer for religious liberty.
(April 26, 2012) Village Voice Media's efforts to stop child sex trafficking on its adult website have failed, and the site should be shut down, The Rev. Dr. Katherine Henderson testified at a New York City Council hearing Wednesday.
Nurse practitioners Mary Wysochansky and Anna Stinchcum founded and opened the Sumter Faith Clinic — a free clinic to treat the uninsured and underinsured in a community Wysochansky says has been particularly hard-hit by the economy.
(March 30, 2012) Faith leaders from across the religious spectrum gathered on March 29th to hand-deliver a petition demanding that Village Voice Media cease running advertisements in the adult section of backpage.com. The site is used to sell and...
(Feburary 29, 2012) In recent days, Rick Santorum's "critique" of a 1960 speech given by John F. Kennedy to the Greater Houston Ministerial Association has caused a good deal of controversy. When Kennedy gave the landmark oration, he...
(Feburary 25, 2012) Sister Rose Pacatte, FSP, an enthusiastic film critic, is excited about the Academy Awards coming up. Discover what she says about this year's movies and how faith and film are connected. Sister Pacatte is currently the...
(January 9, 2013) As the first atheist church opens in London, is there room for atheists and humanists at the interfaith table, or would it be a bridge too far for believers?