WLRH Events

Hometown Pilgrimage

Date: 

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Description: 

Huntsville is blessed with an abundance of global cultures. We have the opportunity to expand our understanding of each other by journeying with fellow "pilgrims" to experience the traditions of other faiths and participate in spiritual practices. The focus is on experiencing sacred gatherings and spiritual practices of different cultures - all the while nurturing a shared commitment to deepened understanding of “the other.” This year's pilgrimage will focus on historic congregations in the Huntsville area. Temple B’nai Sholom, Church Street Cumberland Presbyterian and St. Joseph's Catholic Church all have historical markers on their congregation grounds. The Huntsville Islamic Center and North Alabama Hindu Cultural Center are the result of the area's changing demographics and are the first for their traditions. Join us as we take this historical pilgrimage to expand our understanding. Sunday, September 29th at 10 AM Church Street Cumberland Presbyterian 228 Church Street, 35801 Friday, October 4th at 7 PM Temple B’nai Sholom 103 Lincoln Street, 35801 Saturday, October 5th at 10 AM St. Joseph’s Catholic Church 2300 Beasley Ave, 35816 * Blessing of the animals service. Bring your furry family member! Thursday, October 10th at 6 PM Hindu Cultural Center 14840 Smith Dr, 35749 Sunday, October 27th at 12:15 PM Huntsville Islamic Center 1645 Sparkman Dr, 35816 Visit www.interfaithmissionservice.org for more information

Event Phone Number: 

256-536-2401

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