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The Golden Rule: Why is it Present in so Many Religions?
Treat others as we wish others to treat us
The study of the Golden Rule is a prime tool for the increase of understanding and dialogue among the different faiths. It has particular relevance today's world, where more and more people find themselve challenged by life in a multi-racial, multi religious society, and where the true challenge is increasingly perceived as the evolution of such a society into a unified, diverse and peaceful civilization.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Vera Breton is a member of the Baha’i community of the City of Fairfax and a trained facilitator for courses in the Baha'i Ruhi Institute. She was a teacher in the Fairfax County Dept. of Family Services. She holds a J.D. from the Pontificia Bolivariana University and an MHS in International Public Health from the Johns Hopkins University. She currently lectures at George Mason University’s OLLI Institute in the Religious Studies program.
This program is appropriate for ages 18 and above. An invitation to join this virtual talk will be sent to participants one day prior to the event. Registration is required to receive the Zoom link.