Urge your leaders to use the pulpit to condemn all forms of
Encourage friends of other faiths to visit
your religious services and share your religious knowledge with them.
Invite clergy representing religions different from your own
to participate in services and deliver the sermon.
Host a tour for elected and appointed
city/town officials to learn more about your religion and the programs and activities your
religious community offers.
Ensure that all faiths are represented accurately in existing
library materials and religious school curricula
Reach out to diverse religious communities
to cosponsor festivals and holiday observances, such as ADL's Interfaith Seders, that
highlight and celebrate our common humanity.
Be respectful of everyone who attends your religious services
whether they are members of or visitors to your congregation.
Turn one bulletin board into a display space
where newspaper/magazine clippings depicting current events related to anti-Semitism and
other forms of religious persecution, or human rights violations, can be posted for all to
Organize an interfaith retreat for young people to increase
understanding of each other's beliefs and build lasting friendships
Plan an interfaith youth group trip to the
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC. Raise funds to cover travel expenses
with a community bake sale, car wash, service auction or other activity.