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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.
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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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The role of interfaith dialogue in promoting peaceful coexistence, grounded in freedom of religion or belief for all in Ukraine was the focus of a national meeting, organized by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), in co-operation with the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine, in Kyiv on 8-9 December 2015.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- It is nothing but a cynical farce for Turkish Islamist rulers to suddenly remember the idea of interfaith dialogue in the aftermath of the brutal Paris attacks in order to appeal to the Western audience while they demonize and persecute the very Turkish groups that have been persistently engaging in this dialogue for decades.
June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hofstra University is accepting nominations for the 2016 Guru Nanak Interfaith Prize, a $50,000 award to a living individual or organization that has contributed to the promotion of interfaith dialogue, tolerance and understanding.
It is based on sound scholarship, worldwide travel, and experience in interfaith dialogue.
Ultimately, Beas argues that the Latin American experience, along with the theologies rooted in it, can make a unique contribution to interfaith dialogue through an emphasis on discipleship and siblinghood.
In our world plagued by fundamentalisms and animosity within and against religious communities, interfaith dialogue assumes great importance.
Hindu social figure Shakuntala Devi and Surender Pal Sigh shed light on various aspects to promote peace and harmony through interfaith dialogue, importance of diversity in religions, different cultures, ethnic groups and acceptance of each individual as a unique person.
It seems profoundly unlikely that we will heal the divisions in our world through interfaith dialogue.
He informed the participants that Pakistan had established a Ministry of National Harmony to promote interfaith dialogue and harmony in the country.
Sharjah: The importance of interfaith dialogue and peaceful coexistence, particularly among those who share the same land, nation, and identity, was the topic of discussion during the first session of the Sharjah Media Centre's (SMC) Ramadan Majlis at the Expo Centre Sharjah on Monday night.
Momani said the visit is an indication on Jordan's security and stability and it emphasizes royal initiatives aimed at promoting the principles of tolerance, coexistence and interfaith dialogue.
In addition to interfaith dialogue, I think we must try to study our own religion carefully.

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