Topics for reflection include faith, life, justice, meaning, ethics, vocation, theology, service, hope, mystery, spirituality and peace-building.
The Forum on Faith and Life aims to foster a deeper, more compassionate understanding of one another and our life together, in defiance of traditional boundaries and stereotypes that often hinder authentic relationship.
The Forum creates exciting local and global opportunities for genuine encounter and transformative conversations with the intrafaith and interfaith neighbor.
The Forum on Faith and Life fosters:
- thoughtful and informed reflection on issues of ultimacy
- transformative conversations
- opportunities for genuine encounter with the intra- and interfaith neighbor
- a deeper, more compassionate understanding of one another
Better Together is a part of a national campaign for interfaith cooperation, housed under the organization Interfaith Youth Core. At Concordia, the purpose of Better Together is to cultivate interfaith relationships within Concordia and the broader community in order to create a more just and humane world through service and dialogue. At Better Together, everyone is welcome at the table.
The Interfaith Scholars for 2016-17 are Rachel Crippen '17 and Medora Frei '17.