Spokane Faith and Values

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On Sunday, members of Spokane’s Hindu community will celebrate Holi, also known as the Festival of Colors. It’s one of the major celebrations in Hinduism. Members of Spokane’s Hindu Temple and Cultural Center are welcoming people in this area to join them in marking the event.

Spokane FAVS Promotes Respectful Dialogue

Jan 31, 2020
Spokane FAVS

The group Spokane Faith and Values is trying to promote a constructive dialogue on polarizing issues such as religion. The organization will conduct the next in its series of “coffee talks” on Saturday morning.

Religion reporter Tracy Simmons writes a daily online newsletter that features faith-related articles and opinion pieces.

“We have 42 columnists and so we’re having all of these viewpoints from different sides. We have evangelicals and Muslims and Jews and progressives, all writing on the same website," Simmons said.

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