"The stranger who resides with you shall be to you as one of your citizens;
you shall love him as yourself, for you were a stranger in the land of Egypt."
"So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you,
for this sums up the Law and the Prophets"
Matthew 7:12 (NIV)
"O humankind! We created you from a single pair of male and a female,
and made you into nations and tribes that you might know and cherish each other."
The Holy Quran 49:13
"...The peoples of the world, of whatever race or religion, derive their inspiration from
one heavenly Source, and are the subjects of one God."
Gleanings from the writings of Baha’u’llah
Building Community Through Understanding
The mission of the Weston-Wayland Interfaith Action Group (WWIAG)
is to build community by developing a better understanding, acceptance,
and appreciation of our individual, cultural, and religious differences
through education, dialogue and action.
WWIAG is a not-for-profit organization and is supported solely
by its members and friends.
Annual Peg Kerwin Program
Discrimination: Anti-semitism, Islamophobia, Racism*
What can be done to foster understanding of "the other" and why that
understanding is crucial to a democratic society.
Thursday, April 27, 2017 | Refreshments 7pm | Program 7:30pm-9:30pm
Dr. Robert Tremblay, Superintendent of Schools Weston, in his letter to the community says,
"...we look forward to partnering with our families and the greater Weston community as
we continue the conversation around what it means to live in a community that values and
celebrates - not just tolerates - human differences."
Andrew Tarsy, former Executive Director of the Anti-Defamation League of New
Dr. John Robbins, Executive Director of The Council on American-Islamic
Relations, Massachusetts (CAIR).
Reverend Liz Walker, Minister at Roxbury Presbyterian Church.
Diane Moore, Director of the Religious Literacy Project at Harvard University.
LOCATION: The Weston Community Center
20 Alphabet Lane, Weston, MA
Appropriate for high school & middle school students, the latter recommended to be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Overflow parking at the nearby Field School or Weston Public Library.
For details please see the EVENT FLYER
* Joint program with Weston PTO
If you want information about WWIAG, or to receive our brochure or join our mailing list, please contact Rukhsana Ahmed