July conference will look at religious freedom worldwide

Local faith leaders asked to join religious freedom efforts
July 6, 2018  |  By VERONICA AMBUUL
COLORADO SPRINGS. During a recent stop in Colorado Springs, former Kansas Governor Sam Brownback announced that an international summit on religious freedom will take place in Washington, D.C., from July 25-26. Brownback serves as Ambassador at Large for Religious Freedom in the U.S. State Dept.
 
June 15, 2018  |  By SISTER CONSTANCE CAROLYN VEIT
The Fortnight for Freedom, which we’ve been celebrating each year at the end of June and beginning of July has recently been reconfigured. Beginning this year, Religious Freedom Week is to be held annually June 22–29. The observance is a bit shorter, but no less important. This year’s theme is “Serving Others in God’s Love.”
 
June 16, 2017  |  By SISTER CONSTANCE CAROLYN VEIT
In college, I grew in my Catholic faith and had a strong experience of religious pluralism. I was involved in the Newman Center daily, but I also had many non-Catholic friends and even frequented Hillel House, the Jewish student center.