Saint Paul Interfaith Network

Building Multi-Religious Respect and Cooperation
Saint Paul Interfaith Network (SPIN), hosted by Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paul, is a volunteer network of people from a variety of religious traditions and perspectives seeking to strengthen a culture of engaged interfaith dialogue and relationships in the Saint Paul area.

Upcoming Events

NOTICE: Postponed event due to weather
Community Event
Religion and Faith in Our Communities
The session scheduled for this evening (February 2) will be held on February 16

Midday Interfaith Dialogue
Infrastructure of Opportunity in the Saint Paul Area: a Vision of Interfaith Action 
Thursday, February 11, 2016
12 - 1:45 p.m.

Inter-Belief Conversation Café
How Separate Should Church and State Be?
Monday, February 15, 2016
7 - 9 p.m.

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Many faith groups condemn violence and hateful rhetoric
Many groups are speaking out in the aftermath of the San Bernadino killings and in reaction to the tone of some campaign rhetoric. Here is a sampling of statements from Muslim, Christian, and Jewish sources:

  • In order to foster interfaith understanding and continued common work for justice, JRLC published a statement written by Board Member Owais Bayunus, Past President & Director of Interfaith Islamic Center of Minnesota on the San Bernardino shootings… Read more
  • It is gratifying that many faith leaders, media figures, and politicians have denounced the demand by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump that Muslims be banned from entering the country. The National Council of Churches joins our voice to those who have expressed outrage at his comments… Read more
  • Steve Hunegs, Executive Director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement in response to yesterday's proposal by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump that all Muslims should be barred from entering the United States… Read More