Press Room

February 16, 2018
N.Y. minister named first executive director of Omaha’s ‘bold’ Tri-Faith Initiative
Omaha World-Herald

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

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

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; All Things Considered

December 13, 2015
In Omaha, Neb., A Dream of A Shared Religious Space; 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

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

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

May 17, 2012
A Journey Toward Peace and Justice

December 27, 2011 
Tri-Faith Project to construct multi-million dollar interfaith complex in America’s heartland

The Arab American

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?, Dr. Dave Liepert

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