CRES PUBLICATIONS AND INFORMATION ON OUR WEBSITE
The publication has been discontinued as Vern moves into retirement.
"The Best of Many Paths"
is planned for
a forthcoming book.
EXTERNAL PUBLICATIONS Spirit magazine (Episcopalian) Kansas City Star columns CAMP columns Interfaith in KC (Unity Magazine 2011) Sidebar All books and articles (under construction)
GUIDELINES, REFERENCES, ESSAYS
The World's Religions: Pieces or Pattern?
Responses to the ESSAY ABOVE
Interfaith Primers also see Interfaith Guidelines Appreciative Inquiry by David E Nelson KC Interfaith Opportunities Planning a MultiFaith Series Speakers Bureau A Bibliography for our Multi-faith Context A Bibliography for American Religious Literacy KC Interfaith Milestones Hinduism and Buddhism in KC Islam in KC OUR DEBT TO ISLAM.pdf Resources For Earth Day Interfaith and Public Prayers Holy Waters (Interfaith) of the World Stealing Another's Faith Sacred CItizenship Sacred Art at the Nelson-Atkins Interfaith Issues (Interview) The Ten Commandments and Public Policy Abortion and Three Stem Cell Questions "Religion" and "Spirituality" Arhat and Bodhisattva pdf Religion: The Terrorists' Best Weapon pdf "Lotus" interview with Chan Huy Handout: A God Atheists Can Believe In (gif) Some Interesting Religious Sites in KC area Booklist: Short and Balanced for Religious Literacy Interfaith Passport information "Belief" Play as a religious essential Awe is the Cure: Three Families of Faith PDF
Rosh Hashanah pdf
Independence Day Observance (2004 July 3)
Thgvg Sunday Text 2006 pdf
Thgvg Sunday Announcement 2008
VIDEOS click here
Also see Critics of Vern's Star column
and Vern's Blog
ACLU and Jerry Agar
Pledge of Allegiance
Theocracy: John C Danforth, Frank Rich
Iraq, Early statements
Jesus and Non-Violence
Freethinkers in Interfaith?
9/11 Misconstruction Sept 16. 2002
2005 Mayors Prayer Bkfst
REPORTS, SPEECHES, and ADVICE, INTERVIEWS
Mayor Cleaver Task Force
Report of the 9/11 Jackson County Diversity Task Force
Commencement Address, 2002
Love Welcomes All --advice to LGBT on saying we are created in the image of "God"
Umbrella for KC Religious Groups pdf (proposal and some history)
The Hindu and the Cowboy and Other Kansas City Stories (reports about the play by Donna Ziegenhorn inspired by The Gifts of Pluralism conference)
Remarks by Vern accepting the first "Vern Barnet Interfaith Service Award," 2010
Remarks by Vern Barnet at an observance reflecting on 10 years since 9/11, 2011 Nov 6
Reports on 2012 Assualts
INTERVIEWS for KCStar
Westport to Plaza
Grace and Holy Trinity
The Vow Exchange
Bios (dated, alas) of three
Muslims who could respond to your need appear on the CRES website:
http://cres.org/pubs/ahmed.htm -- firstname.lastname@example.org 913 526 3606
http://cres.org/pubs/mahnaz.htm -- email@example.com 816 213 2536
http://cres.org/pubs/shakil.htm -- firstname.lastname@example.org 913 687 3900