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December 14, 2017 Creating the Peaceful Community: A Bold, Flagship Experiment in Living Well Together… and a Query The Interfaith Observer

August 30, 2017 In Omaha, Three Faiths Share One Big Idea Tablet Magazine

July 11, 2017 ‘History is being written here’: More than 1,000 attend open house at mosque on Omaha’s Tri-Faith Commons Omaha World-Herald

July 9, 2017 Huge crowds and warm welcome at Metro’s newest mosque WOWT 6 News

June 19, 2017 A rabbi, a reverend and an imam have a plan for peace in middle America CNN, Dan Simon

May 24, 2017 Tri-Faith campus one building closer to completion KETV

May 24, 2017 Countryside Community Church to Break Ground June 5 on Tri-Faith Commons Omaha World-Herald

April 12, 2017 Kelly: A priest, a rabbi and an imam visited Omaha’s tri-faith campus. They were inspired by what they saw Omaha World-Herald

January 31, 2017 Kelly: After Trump immigration order, 3 unified faiths will hold vigil tonight in Omaha Omaha World-Herald

September 13, 2016 3 Ancient Faiths Offer A View Of The Future On 9/11 Huffington Post (Eric Elnes)

August 15, 2016 Three faiths break bread together at Tri-Faith Initiative picnic Omaha World-Herald

June 20, 2016 Kelly: Tri-Faith Initiative shows different religions ‘can and will’ co-exist in peace, co-founder says Omaha World-Herald

May 31, 2016 Rabbi behind Omaha interfaith efforts is retiring, but his passion for social justice won’t fade Omaha World-Herald

May 26, 2016 People Here at Home: Tri-Faith Initiative: “We can live together” WOWT 6 News

June 2016 Welcome to America’s Middle East: The Daily Show calls it the ‘religious turducken.’ Find out why. Sojourners Magazine

March 23, 2016 In wake of Brussels attacks, Ashford says Omaha’s Tri-Faith Initiative ‘couldn’t come at a more critical time’ Omaha World-Herald

March 16, 2016 Designing Tolerance Impact Design Hub

March 11, 2016 Omaha’s Tri-Faith Initiative featured on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show KMTV

March 10, 2016 The Tri-Faith Initiative: Peace in America’s Middle East The Daily Show

February 24, 2016 Three congregations come together at Tri-Faith Campus in Omaha National Catholic Reporter

February 18, 2016 College of St. Mary president will lead Tri-Faith Initiative Omaha World-Herald

December 21, 2015 In America’s Heartland, Building One Home for Three Faiths NPR.org; All Things Considered

December 13, 2015 In Omaha, Neb., A Dream of A Shared Religious Space NPR.org; All Things Considered

April 14, 2015 Tri-Faith Initiative of Omaha Announces Two Major Milestones to Launch Next Phase of Development of Unprecedented Project Tri-Faith Initiative

February 3, 2015 The 8 Most Important Interfaith Monuments in the World Huffington Post

November 21, 2014 Kelly: Serving up the first course in Omaha’s unique Tri-Faith Initiative Omaha.com

Oct. 9, 2013 Rabbi Azriel’s interfaith work builds bridges for Omaha worshippers Omaha World-Herald

Aug. 20, 2013 Synagogue’s completion means 1 house of worship done, 2 to go in Tri-faith project Omaha World-Herald

Aug. 13, 2013 Coexistence On The Prairie The Jewish Week

Dec. 25, 2012 BEST OF 2012: Omaha Interfaith Project Tries New Approach To Religious Cooperation NET

Nov. 29, 2012 Tri-Faith vision becomes reality in Omaha KETV

May 17, 2012 A Journey Toward Peace and Justice Ecclesio.com

December 27, 2011  Tri-Faith Project to construct multi-million dollar interfaith complex in America’s heartland The Arab American News.com

December 19, 2011 Omaha Tri-Faith Initiative Has a Unique Approach to Interfaith Relations NET News

December 16, 2011 Coexistence Is Within Reach: The Making of a Tri-Faith Community Center by Susan Buffett Huffington Post

December 14, 2011 Nebraskans will have interfaith model in Omaha Episcopal Cafe

December 13, 2011 Unique Tri-Faith Initiative buys common ground Episcopal News Service

December 13, 2011 Three Faiths Work Together As Neighbors KETV, Omaha

August 8, 2011 A Church, a Shul, and a Mosque Try Faithful Experiment The Jewish Daily Forward

April 17, 2011 Interfaith capital? Omaha World-Herald

March 29, 2011 
The Optimistic Muslim – Is Omaha, Nebraska the Interfaith Capital of the World? WebTalkRadio.net, Dr. Dave Liepert

January 14, 2009 War will not rend interfaith project Omaha World-Herald