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May 8, 2017
Essential Partners Executive Director Parisa Parsa was featured on Central Florida's NPR interview show, Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys: Imam Muhammad Musri (Senior Imam of the Islamic Society of Central Florida); Rabbi Steven Engel, and... READ MORE

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At intersection of packed scenes in our lives is potential for understanding.
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May 19, 2017 Arboleda

In The Wake of Disruption

As your car approaches that pothole you spotted ahead, you brace yourself. You give yourself a moment of forgiveness (to yourself) and maybe a curse to the road. It’s not your fault, you convince yourself, it came up so quickly.

Dave Joseph, MSW | Field Manual

This "hybrid model" of dialogue offers a faith-based approach to peacebuilding with Christians and Muslims.

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