Definition of interfaith in English:



  • [attributive] Relating to or between different religions or members of different religions.

    ‘action to encourage interfaith dialogue’
    • ‘Of course, many would argue right now the huge issue is in fact interfaith dialogue and interfaith harmony.’
    • ‘We'll ask our interfaith panel about how he reached out to other religions.’
    • ‘I am the product of an interfaith and intercultural marriage.’
    • ‘For most of this essay my explicit focus has been interfaith dialogue.’
    • ‘He sought to allay fears that he would set back attempts at interfaith dialogue.’
    • ‘It was organised by an interfaith discussion group who have been using the centre for ten years.’
    • ‘Both Muslims and Christians here agree on the urgent need for interfaith dialogue to bridge the religious gap.’
    • ‘I'm keen to know if there are concrete, significant scale examples of interfaith dialogue work having any impact.’
    • ‘The pope has called an interfaith conference, I believe, for Rome in January.’
    • ‘Well, religious leaders will be gathering in New Orleans to discuss interfaith relief efforts tomorrow.’
    • ‘They meet weekly for panels, dialogues, interfaith services and strategy sessions to craft their message.’
    • ‘But why would the Vatican make such claims after three decades of ecumenical and interfaith dialogue?’
    • ‘As a Roman Catholic and a scholar whose research focuses on Islam, I am frequently involved in interfaith dialogue.’
    • ‘Church interfaith dialogues were determinant in the development of this policy.’
    • ‘As a result, interfaith co-operation, including religious services, is regarded as a key to racial harmony and social order.’
    • ‘The Government has taken steps to promote interfaith understanding.’
    • ‘The untangling of church and state paved the way for interfaith cooperation among religious sects.’
    • ‘We all want constructive interfaith dialogue.’
    • ‘And then there is the prohibition of interfaith marriages.’
    • ‘The celebrations started with an interfaith prayer.’