Interfaith Federation
of Greater Baton Rouge

Cultivating Unity, Justice and Peace for 25+ years

Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge 25th anniversary logo

Our Mission

The mission of the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge is to cultivate interfaith understanding and cooperation to reduce human suffering in Greater Baton Rouge.

Welcome to the website of the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge!

Annual Community Prayer Breakfast

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Howard Thurman Leadership Seminar
Deep Is The Hunger

When:   October 1, 2015     8:30-11:30 am
Where:  McKinley Alumni Center
              1520 Thomas Delpit Dr, Baton Rouge
Leader:   Dr. Mary Jones Wade
Cost:       $20 (suggested donation)

Register online here.
For flyer for this seminar, click here.

The late Howard Thurman was a preacher, author, civil rights leader, and one who encouraaged people to come alive by first identifying the deep hunger within and intersecting that awareness with the needs of the community. Where dare wse go from this juncture?

Dr. Wade received her doctorate in conflict resolution and wrote her dissertation on Howard Thurman. She passionately believes in the power of his message for today.

Mini-Retreat: Women's Week
Inner Peace

When:   September 26, 2015     9:00-11:30 am
Where:  Highland Presbyterian Church
              10024 Highland Rd, Baton Rouge
Leaders: Pastoral Care Director Lucia Hamilton (OLOL Hospital)
                Rev. Robin McCullough-Bade (IFEDGBR)

Let go of the burdens from yesterday and the worries of tomorrow. Leearn and pracctice ways to embrace inner peace. This mini-retreat includes quiet time, exploration of nature, and intentional reflection.

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Click Here to register online for the retreat.

World Peace Day
September 27, 2-3:30 pm
State Capitol Rotunda

Interfaith prayers for peace, live music, and a state capital rotunda overflowing with art from Louisiana youth create a memorable ceremony for World Peace Day.


Be a part of the art exhibit on the theme World Peace: It Begins with You and Me
For more information, click here

Hunger Walk       October 18, 2015

When:   1:30 pm Registration     2:15 pm Kickoff Rally
Where:  Catholic Life Center
              1800 S. Acadian Thruway, Baton Rouge

Join the Greater Baton Rouge community in a walk to fight local poverty and hunger. Proceeds will benefit the Holy Grill of the Interfaith Federation and the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank.

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Contact the Federation office (267-5600) for more information.