Religion Briefs

Speech will cover interfaith cooperation

The Spiritual Life Center will sponsor a presentation about interfaith dialogue and cooperation at 7 p.m. Friday at the Newman Center, 1941 East-West Road.

Maryknoll Sister Joan Chatfield, who attended the World Parliament of Religions in Spain last month, will speak on "Being Ecumenical Through Grace." About 10,000 people from 80 countries attended the Barcelona conference on building understanding and cooperation between people of all faiths.

Free parking is available at St. Francis School campus, 2707 Pamoa Road.

A $10 donation is requested. Call 523-1170 for information.

Buddhism classes have a feminine focus

Classes on Tibetan Buddhist will be presented by a leading female teacher next weekend at Kagyu Thegchen Ling Buddhist Center.

The Rev. Jamyang Dagmola Sakya, founder of the Mother Tara Centers in Los Angeles, Mexico, Arizona and Hawaii, will lecture at the sessions at 26 Gartley Place. Her topics:

» Next Saturday -- "Green Tara Teachings," featuring the feminine wisdom and compassion of the foremost female Boddhisattva in Tibetan Buddhism, will be given from 10 a.m.-noon and 2-5 p.m. The fee is $30.

» Aug. 15 -- "Four Thoughts that Turn the Mind to the Dharma" will be taught from 2-5 p.m. The fee is $20.

The translator will be Gashe Jamyan Tsultrim, a teacher at Nalanda Institute in Olympia, Wash.

The lectures are open to practitioners of all levels. To register, call 595-8989.

4-part series explores all types of prosperity

Ideas and techniques for "Letting Prosperity Happen" will be taught in a four-part series that will open Tuesday at the Center for Positive Living.

The sessions will be at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at 1521 S. King St., Suite 301.

The talks by the Rev. Frank White will explore how true prosperity goes beyond financial security to include satisfaction in matters of health, relationships and self-expression.

The cost is $20 for nonmembers. Call 947-0690 for registration information.

Windward service mixes worship and fun

A combination of Christian worship and summer fun will be sponsored tomorrow at the Castle High School football field by New Hope Windward Christian Fellowship.

The service will begin at 10:30 a.m. with inspirational music and dance featuring performers Ben Vegas and Maila Gibson.

"Ka Luau No Ka Oi" will continue until 2:30 p.m. with free Hawaiian food, shave ice and cotton candy, door prizes, a performance by an illusionist and games for children including bouncers, rock climbing and a slide.

For information, call 261-5975.

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