Category Archives: Lutheran Bishop Thomas A. Skrenes

Lake Superior Day 2010: Day of prayer and fasting July 18 near Big Bay, MI for protection of Lake Superior, Yellow Dog Watershed, and Eagle Rock from grips of a sulfide mine

Lake Superior Day 2010 Under the Shadow of Eagle Rock: A Day of Prayer and Fasting July 18, 2010: Day of interfaith prayer and fasting for Lake Superior Day to Honor Eagle Rock, Lake Superior and praying for the protection … Continue reading

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Interfaith Respect Series #4: Jewish Dr. Michael Grossman on Rabbi Hillel, Safed, Mystics, Kabbalah, Zohar

The Upper Peninsula EarthKeeper “Interfaith Respect” video series continues with a look at the Jewish faith with Dr. Michael Grossman of Ishpeming, Michigan.
The video ends with a drum solo and singing by Northern Michigan University student Emmanuel Shayo.
Dr. Grossman spoke on April 23, 2009 to students at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan. Continue reading

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Interfaith Respect Series #2: Imam Hassan Qazwini discusses the Iraq War and other issues

[blip.tv ?posts_id=2275676&dest=47228] Interfaith Respect Series #2: Islamic Center of America Imam Hassan Qazwini talks about the Iraq War and other issues Interfaith Respect has long been a goal of the Upper Peninsula EarthKeeper Team in northern Michigan. Interfaith graphics by … Continue reading

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