Programs & Events · October 19, 2020
We have all been struggling with loss of normalcy and connection during this difficult and most unusual time. And yet, in what is perhaps the ultimate paradox, our lives and souls have become more intertwined than ever before. For this reason, those of us here at the Multifaith Action Society remain hopeful, even in the midst of our uncertainty. Let us convene online on the afternoon of Saturday, November 28 to re-affirm our commitment to peace, justice, and equality, and celebrate our latest...

Society Business · July 20, 2020
The Multifaith Action Society held its Annual General Meeting on June 15, 2020. One of the highlights of the AGM is the presentation of the Presidents' Report, which summarizes the society's various accomplishments and milestones over the past year. The report, delivered by MAS President Connie Waterman, is available for download at the link below.
Programs & Events · June 01, 2020
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Multifaith Action Society of BC will be held on: Date: Monday, June 15, 2020 Time: 7:00 pm Venue: Virtual video/teleconference via Zoom The AGM provides an opportunity for Multifaith's staff and Directors to update members and the general public on the work of the Society over the past year, and enter into constructive dialogue around its plans and intentions for the future. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Marcus...

Programs & Events · May 11, 2020
Join the Vancouver School of Theology’s Inter-Religious Studies program for a timely virtual conference, May 24-25, 2020. Together we will explore the topic "Religious, Spiritual, Secular: Living in a Pluralistic Society." The conference will be hosted online via Zoom. Fifty scholars and community activists, representing 10 different spiritual or religious traditions, will lead our discussions. Breakout session titles include: Models of Pluralism, Inter-Religious Education, Spirituality in...

Statements and Media Releases · April 10, 2020
During this destabilizing time of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are once again reminded of the deep interconnectedness of all life on earth. Nearly every person in the world right now - from every race, class, country of origin, sexual and gender expression, and religious background - is facing this illness and quarantine simultaneously. In what is perhaps the ultimate paradox, at the exact time in which we must remain at our most physically distant, our lives and souls have become more intertwined...
Programs & Events · October 08, 2019
MAS is pleased to announce Reimagining Peace & Harmony: One World, Many Faiths, the latest in our longstanding series of interfaith dialogue forum events. This event will take place from 1 to 4pm on the afternoon of Saturday, November 16, in honour of the UN International Day for Tolerance, at the SGI Canada Vancouver Cultural Centre in Vancouver. Our keynote speakers include: Dr. Jagessar Das Dr. Das, a UBC graduate, is a retired local medical doctor. He is the follower of Kabir, the...

Programs & Events · October 03, 2019
This year, Vancouverites from many backgrounds will again gather for Let Peace Be Their Memorial, a special Remembrance Day ceremony to commemorate refugees and other civilian victims of war, groups that aren't normally included in traditional ceremonies.

Programs & Events · September 04, 2019
Proudly co-sponsored by the Multifaith Action Society

Programs & Events · August 06, 2019
Alaska Interfaith Power & Light (AIPL) and our friends at the the United Religions Initiative-North America are excited to present “One Planet, One Family: Facing Our Environmental Challenges & Finding Solutions Together,” a gathering on climate change in Juneau, Alaska from September 12-15, 2019. World-renowned climate scientist and public speaker Katharine Hayhoe will be the key speaker of the conference and participants will have ample time to spend working collaboratively on...

Programs & Events · August 01, 2019
The Multifaith Action Society of BC is interested in partnering with places of worship, immigrant and multicultural service organizations, and/or educational institutions within the Lower Mainland who may be interested in hosting an interfaith dialogue forum event between September, 2019 and February, 2020. The working title of the project is “Reimagining Peace and Harmony: One World, Many Faiths”, and our intention is to create safe spaces for participants of different spiritual and...

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