March 21, 2017
Welcome Rev. Dr. Ann Holmes Redding – minister, author, teacher, PhD in New Testament, singer and spiritual director. She shares her gifts locally, nationally and internationally. An Episcopal priest for 25 years, Ann has been a Muslim since 2006 when Islam converged with her Christian faith and practice. She founded Abrahamic Reunion West, a non-profit committed to developing enduring relationships among Jews, Christians and Muslims with the goal of global peacemaking. She co-authored of Out of Darkness into Light: Spiritual Guidance in the Quran with Reflections from Jewish and Christian Sources.Ann teaches religion at University of Puget Sound, instructs writing in Fremont and presents a series on Islam by Heart at the Interfaith Community Sanctuary in Ballard, where she also regularly speaks at Friday Islamic Prayer.