New Zealand Interfaith Leaders to Gather in Temple View

  • 19 February 2012

New Zealand interfaith leaders are gathering in Temple View, Hamilton, next weekend.

TEMPLE VIEW, New Zealand — The 2012 New Zealand National Interfaith Forum will be held next weekend (18-19 February) in Hamilton at the former Church College of New Zealand campus in Temple View.

The New Zealand Herald provides further details, here.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Newsroom website states that “a respect for the diverse beliefs and unique contributions of all the world's faiths is one of the hallmarks of Mormonism.” Read the full article here.

Latter-day Saint scholar, Professor Bob Millett, spoke recently to Brigham Young University students about interfaith relations.

“I am immeasurably grateful for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,” he said, “but at the same time, I have found myself, more and more often, looking into the eyes of those of other faiths, sensing their goodness, perceiving their commitment, and realizing more surely that God knows them, loves them, and desires for me to love, respect and better understand them.”

Read a transcript of his remarks here.