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Faith Matters: The Experience of being a Religious Minority in Jacksonville

Thursday, June 9, 2016
Quarterly radio program
9 a.m. | WJCT

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OneVoice: Intersecting at the Arts

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Doors open: 5 p.m.
Program: 6 - 8 p.m.
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32204

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2016 Metrotown Institute

June 20 - June 23, 2016
Riverside Presbyterian Church
849 Park St. 
Jacksonville, FL 32204

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In the Community



Open Your Home, Open Your Heart Reception

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
5:30 - 7 p.m.
St. John’s Cathedral, Taliaferro Hall
256 East Church Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202

Featuring youth available for adoption from foster care.

RSVP to: events@fssnf.org no later than May 23 or call: (904) 418-5842 for more information.  


As an interfaith organization, OneJax educates, advocates and builds community to promote respect and understanding that will overcome bias, bigotry and oppression.


Our vision is an inclusive community where difference is welcomed and celebrated. 

Guiding Principles


We respect and value every person's dignity.  



We celebrate our common humanity and honor our differences.



We stand together and speak out against oppression. 


Creative Tension

We face disagreement and discord to elicit better ideas and outcomes.



Our commitment to a common vision is rooted in our individual and diverse faiths. 



We hold ourselves and the community accountable for these principles.



We live these principles every day.





In the Media



Faith Matters: Religion and Politics

Thursday, February 04, 2016

This edition of Faith Matters explores the role of faith in the political process with local and national religious and political leaders.





Yuval Ron Ensemble
Oneness of Humanity

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Incorporating music from Arabic, Jewish and Christian artists, the award-winning Yuval Ron Ensemble performed at UNF on January 21. They celebrated the sacred musical traditions of Judaism, Sufism and the Christian Armenian Church in the Lazzara Theater.


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Interfaith Candlelight Vespers

Thursday, December 10, 2015

While the world remains divided along religious lines, Jacksonville joined together for peace and interfaith cooperation.


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OneVoice: Storytellers
Guns & Crime: What makes cities safe?

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

At the Three Layers Cafe on Walnut Street members of the Jacksonville community gathered for a night of storytelling from people whose lives intersect with the topic of guns and crime. Through their diverse stories and perspectives, the community learned how the complex issue of gun ownership and gun control impact safety.


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Faith Matters: The Nature of Forgiveness

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Through a partnership, WJCT and OneJax present the inaugural episode of Faith Matters, a quarterly radio program addressing societal issues through faith perspectives. On this inaugural episode, leaders from a variety of faith perspectives join hosts Nancy Broner and Kyle Reese to discuss roles that forgiveness and repentance play in faith traditions.





Civil Discourse
Gun Control: A Loaded Topic

Monday, October 12, 2015

Watch the live debate on "Gun Control: A Loaded Topic" A panel discussion representing diverse perspectives on gun rights and gun control.


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Metrotown Institute


This four-day program for teenagers entering grades 10-12 promotes respect and understanding among young people. 

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Leaders of United Diversity (LOUD)

Graduates of the Metrotown Institute are the best ambassadors for their newly enhanced understanding of the importance of diversity and inclusion among our young neighbors. This program challenges these teenagers to share what they have learned in their schools.

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Diversity Education for Youth   

This program teaches interpersonal, communications and conflict resolutions skills with a focus on diversity. Students at area high schools (public or private) in Northeast Florida may participate.

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Project Breakthrough

Project Breakthrough: “Changing the Story of Race in Jacksonville” seeks to raise awareness about the implications of structural racism in diverse populations and introduce a common framework for understanding the causes of racial disparities. 

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OneVoice, an initiative started by OneJax, is led by Jacksonville's next wave of thought leaders, professionals, cultural movers and political shakers. 

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Humanitarian Awards

Each year, OneJax hosts a Humanitarian Awards Dinner to honor outstanding humanitarians and raise funds to support our programs.

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Interfaith Thanksgiving Gratitude Service

Gratitude is the thread that unites all faiths. This annual service pays homage to the sacred texts, prayers, songs and traditions that exalt the quality of gratitude for our blessings.

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Interfaith and Community Forums

OneJax regularly organizes panel discussions and community forums, drawing insight and input from a broad range of religious, cultural and community leaders.

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Civil Discourse Project

The Civil Discourse Project is moderated panel discussions on issues which challenge deeply held beliefs about controversial topics. 

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OneJax is proud to support political initiatives that aim to improve the welfare and quality of life of marginalized or minority groups. 

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