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Interfaith calendar of significant religious dates.
Visioning Mideast Peace through the Arts. 2 to 4 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Morrison Room, 147 NW 19th Ave., Portland. Presentation and discussion with two Christian-Palestinian teachers from West Bank near Jerusalem (helpcreatemideastpeace.weebly.com). Free of charge. For more information, contact email@example.com; or (503) 679-5933.
Wear Orange for National Gun Violence Awareness Day. 7 to 9 p.m. at First Unitarian Church, 1211 SW Main St., Portland. In the evening, join us in honoring survivors of gun violence with speakers, poetry and music. Then march with us to the waterfront to see the Morrison Bridge light up orange! Learn more at wearorange.org.
June 19 and 26, July 10, 17, 24, and 31
My Neighbor Is Muslim. 9 to 10 a.m. on Sundays at Central Lutheran Church, 1820 NE 21st Ave, Portland. A six-part series, each session is a stand-alone, with Christians and Muslims discussing commonalities and differences in our two faiths, based on a curriculum developed by Lutherans and Muslims. Free event. If you have questions, contact Ginny Feldman (503) 901-7329 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Meeting & Banquet of Oregonians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty. 5 p.m. reception, dinner at 6 p.m., and program at 6:45 p.m. at the Madeleine Parish Hall, 3123 NE 24th Ave., Portland. Annual meeting with keynote speaker the Rev. Jack Sullivan, Jr, executive director of Murder Victim Families for Reconciliation. Also the presentation of the annual Sister Helen Prejean Award. Go to www.oadp.org after May 22 for name of honoree. Registration: Individual tickets are $65, sponsored tables of eight are $455. Purchase by calling (503) 551-1349 or go to www.oadp.org to pay with a credit card on line. For more information, call (503) 990-7060.
Information Session: Graduate Studies at Marylhurst University. 10 a.m. at the Marylhurst campus, 17600 Pacific Highway (Hwy. 43), between Lake Oswego and West Linn. Earn your Master of Divinity or Master of Applied Pastoral Theology from Marylhurst University. A great opportunity to meet the department chair in an informal setting and learn if Marylhurst University is right for you. For more information or to place your reservation, call (503) 699-6268 or e-mail email@example.com.
Save the Date: November 3
The 2016 Collins Lecture on Race, Justice and Reconciliation with the Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III. More information coming soon!