Saturday, February 7, 2009

Interreligious Ceremonies in New York

In the final days of January, 2009 I worked together with both local and international leaders from the world's religions to support spiritually, ceremonially, and liturgically two major events on a single day in New York City

The first event was the celebration of Dr. Sun Myung Moon's 90th birthday. The religious leaders seen here in procession brought as gifts, the sacred scriptures from many of the world's major faith traditions:

The second event occurred later the same evening in which many of the same leaders and some new ones offered prayers of blessing on the international and interreligious couples: