Fethullah Gulen’s Statement on Orlando Shooting

I am shocked and deeply saddened by the horrific attack that took place in Orlando, the deadliest mass shooting in United States history. I unequivocally condemn this hate-driven terrorist attack and I share my revolt and disgust with billions of people around the world. Media reports stated that the attacker...

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We condemn the horrifying mass shooting in Florida!

June 12, 2016 – We condemn the horrifying mass shooting in Florida this morning that left more than 50 dead and injured many more. This act of terror is an attack on our common humanity and values. It is more important than ever to stand in solidarity against violence, hate, and...

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Fethullah Gulen Condemns Brussels Terrorist Attacks

NEW YORK, March 24, 2016 – I strongly condemn the brutal terrorist attacks at the Brussels International Airport and Metro station on March 22 that resulted in the deaths of more than 30 people and the injuries of hundreds. Regardless of the perpetrators and their stated purposes, every terrorist attack is a...

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Regional Advisory Board Meeting held in Oklahoma City

Dialogue Institute held its annual Regional Advisory Committee Meeting in Oklahoma City on January 9, 2016. More than 60 members from many cities where Dialogue Institute serves participate in this yearly effort to explore how to advance dialogue, mutual understanding, peace and respect in our societies. The event had a...

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Art of Friendship Contest

Theme: “Beauty in Many Colors” As members of Corpus Christi community, we enjoy being among the people from diverse backgrounds who help each other to build and maintain a strong society. We believe that this creates a peaceful, friendly and a positive environment for the well-being and personal improvement of...

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Lunch at Corpus Christi Metro Ministries

Back by popular demand! You may have read that in February board members and volunteers from the Dialogue Institute of the Southwest participated in preparing and serving a special Turkish lunch at Metro Ministries for about 85 hungry and needy diners. Serving kebabs, rice, salad and baklava for dessert, the...

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Dinner of Abrahamic Traditions 2014

Prophet Abraham is known for his generosity. It is narrated that his house had four doors welcoming everybody from South, North, East, and West. Following his tradition, Dialogue Institute would like to invite you to join Dinner of Abrahamic Traditions and to have dinner with people from different faiths. Not only...

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Kids Against Hunger

Kids Against Hunger Opening Package Event February 8, 2014 at 10 a.m. Help pack 28,000 meals. Four 2-hour shifts (10-noon; noon-2, 2-4, and 4-6). Each volunteer can pack $50 worth of meals (200 meals) in a two-hour shift. Pay if forward and bring donations for future packaging events! St. Mark’s will...

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Interfaith Concert of Freedom

The Corpus Christi Interfaith Alliance is pleased to announce that its second Interfaith Concert will be held on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 5:00 P.M.  The concert will take place at the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi. Headlining the program will be...

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Beach Clean Up

On August 3, several groups met on the Padre Island National Seashore to clean up the beach which  was coordinated by Apache Molina, a parishioner at Reconciliation. Some arrived early to watch the  release of baby sea turtles, which hatched that morning. Volunteers from local Jews, Christians, Turkish  Muslim and...

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