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Of, relating to, or involving persons of different religious faiths: an interfaith marriage; an interfaith forum.


(Ecclesiastical Terms) relating to, between, or involving different religions: to forward interfaith relations.


(ˈɪn tərˈfeɪθ)

occurring between or involving persons belonging to different religions.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.interfaith - involving persons of different religious faiths; "an interfaith marriage"; "interfaith good will"
religious - having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity; "a religious man"; "religious attitude"


[ˌɪntərˈfeɪθ] adj [relations, dialogue] → interreligieux/euse
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Imam Ali was invited by the Doha International Center for Interfaith Dialogue (DICID) to represent the US at the 13th Doha Interfaith Dialogue Conference under the theme 'Religion and Human Rights', attended by as many as 500 participants from 70 countries from across the world.
HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi delivering a speech at the opening session of 13th Doha Interfaith Dialogue Conference.
In a speech during an activity that was held by the Jordanian mission within the World Interfaith Harmony Week in New York last week, Bahous said that interfaith dialogue and religious harmony are more important today than ever before.
The joint committee of the interfaith dialogue committee's initiative is to bridge the gap between the two religions and form a better understanding of them globally, while helping to prevent extremism and hate.
Azerbaijan is a unique country in terms of its contributions to interfaith dialogue and Islamic solidarity, said Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations Mubariz Gurbanli.
Moreover, he called on the media to avoid promoting hate speech, biased and provocative reporting and encourage educational reforms to prevent the distortion and misinterpretation of history and of scriptural texts and to work for social harmony He also encouraged participants in the Conference to consider creating a worthwhile interfaith dialogue that leads to greater understanding, reliable peace and harmony, among the nations and peoples of the region.
14 (BNA): Under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Kingdom of Bahrain Declaration and the King Hamad Global Centre for Interfaith Dialogue and Peaceful Coexistence were launched in Los Angeles, California.
Abella said Valles' Catholic service in Mindanao for four decades means he knows well the terrain in the region, which could help the government in promoting interfaith dialogue to rebuild strife-torn Marawi city, which was attacked by the terror group Maute.
India, May 8 -- Just back from a trip to Egypt, where he addressed a peace conference at one of the most influential Islamic seminaries in the world, Pope Francis has once again won wide acclaim for his firm commitment to interfaith dialogue.
Tveit said that in order to achieve this goal, "an interfaith institution has been set up" and that this is a focus of this week's interfaith dialogue.
In a special message on the occasion, he said that the festival reminded us of our commitment to share our joys with others and build a better world through promotion of peace, interfaith dialogue and harmony.
First, he suggests that interfaith dialogue is not well-served by a debate where each side tries to prove the other wrong.

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