Singapore: Religious heads work to build trust, maintain harmony

jakartaisJust two hours after the Jakarta blasts, about 30 religious and community leaders of the Braddell Heights’ Inter-Racial and Religious Confidence Circle received information about what was happening on the ground there. They were also asked by the authorities to look out for reactions in their communities.

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Singapore: Religious leaders call for more inter-faith dialogues

singpura-dialogueAs Singaporeans become more religious, there are concerns that some segments of society are becoming more distant from others. One strong antidote to this exclusive tendency, religious leaders said, lies in their followers reflecting on what their respective religions teach. This is crucial, they added yesterday at a conference on building inter-faith relations.

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Inter-faith collaboration can benefit Singapore

Inter-faith collaboration can benefit Singapore

SINGAPORE: It’s critical that the different communities in a society like Singapore build strong bonds across religious lines, said Minister of State for Education and Communications & Information Sim Ann.

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Singapore SECDC Explorations Into Faith Programme

Singapore South East Community Development Council Explorations into Faith Program

Since 2007, the Singapore South East Community Development Council Explorations into Faiths (EiF) programme has helped participants to gain a better understanding of religions practiced in Singapore and to experience interfaith dialogue in a stimulating, supportive and respectful environment.

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