Kaufman in the News


Interfaith dinner honors clergy after group trip to Jerusalem

April 16, 2018

The clergy from West Michigan traveled to Jerusalem in January partly because they wanted to understand each other's faiths better. They reflected on the trip as they gathered for dinner in Ada, on Monday night.

Religion 101 on WGVU: March Interview

March 16, 2018

Dr. Doug Kindschi, Rabbi Michael Schadick and Rev Chandler Stokes join Shelley Irwin.

Kaufman Interfaith Institute introduces "Year of Interfaith Friendship" for 2018

February 16, 2018

This year, the Kaufman Interfaith Institute has declared 2018 the �Year of Interfaith Friendship� to help bring individuals of different faiths together and find similarities between themselves through different community events.

Religion 101 on WGVU: February Interview

February 16, 2018

Dr. Doug Kindschi, Kyle Kooyers, and Dr Sahibzada, Imam of the Islamic Center and Mosque in Grand Rapids, join us to discuss upcoming programming.

Religion 101 on WGVU: January Interview

January 19, 2018

Dr. Doug Kindschi, Rishi Makkar and Kyle Kooyers discuss upcoming events for the 2018 Year of Interfaith Friendship.

Religion 101 on WGVU: December Interview

December 15, 2017

Dr. Doug Kindschi, Reverend Robert Linstrom and Rabbi Michael Schadick join Shelley Irwin to discuss the holiday season.

West Michigan Academic Consortium

November 8, 2017

Videos from the 2017 West Michigan Academic Consortium at Aquinas College. Dr. Scott Appleby was the keynote speaker.

Abraham's Children

August 28, 2017

Kelly Clark's book, Abraham's Children, was just translated into Turkish and published in Turkey!

Sigal Lecture with Simran Jeet Singh

April 20, 2017

Video of Dr. Simran Jeet Singh's lecture on Islamophobia, Hate Crimes, and the Racialization of Religious Identity is now uploaded and able to be viewed.

Together in faith on Burton Street

April 13, 2017

Kaufman's Kyle Kooyers' recent article for Rapid Growth Media on the Burton Partnership.

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