Environmental policy professor Julian Agyeman spoke about environmental equality and "just" sustainability at the 2014 Festival of Faiths, "Sacred Earth, Sacred Self."
Muslim theologian Dr. Ingrid Mattson leads an Islamic daily prayer at the 2017 Festival of Faiths.
"One of the major systems errors that we tend to make is thinking that we are apart from rather than a part of nature,” Nina Simons says, adding: “We ourselves are natural systems embedded within nature, so the same laws and rules that govern nature actually govern us.”
For this week’s #WisdomWednesday, we highlight classical realist painter Mary Minifie as she introduces the practice known as the Jesus Prayer during the 2015 Festival of Faiths.
“The only universal truth is love. Only love transports and brings us closer to the essential."
“You cultivate the awareness of love in a[n] awake heart. So you keep your heart awake to respond to God.”
“We need to give men folks a place to feel, and we need to give women folks a place to be safe.”
Futurist and communications strategist Schuyler Brown at the 2018 Festival of Faiths.
“If I am to love the people, if I am to serve the people, I must first be able to see them.”
“The noise of traffic and the uninterrupted cries of playing children, cries of life and joy coming out of purgatory, loud and strong the voice of a great living organism.”