Regina Multi Faith Forum’s member organizations have come together to sponsor a refugee family in a living example of what ecumenism is all about. “We wanted to demonstrate to the wider community that different faiths can work together and set an example to work such a humanitarian cause, “said Gagan Deep Singh, Regina Multi Faith Forum President.
The Forum had never undertaken anything like this before concentrating mainly on its initial purpose of promoting understanding and acceptance of different faiths. It counts among its members most Christian denominations, several Eastern and Middle Eastern Faiths including Muslim and Jewish who are often seen on the international scene as warring communities.
Gagan Deep Singh said the members were canvassed to gauge interest and received a very enthusiastic response. “Because we had never done anything like this before we held a meeting with people who had experience who advised us what to do, “said Deep Singh. A committee...Read More