Interfaith Work

Interfaith Awareness Week 2013

iaw1Sunday, December 8 – Saturday, December 14
Free & Open to the Public 


December 9-13, daily, 9am-5pm

World Religions in Wisconsin
exhibit includes displays from a variety of traditions
Wisconsin State Capitol Rotunda
Madison, Wisconsin

Includes Pagan Yuletide display by Circle Sanctuary


Wednesday, December 11, 10am-Noon

Sharing Perspectives on Interfaith Dialogue
Group discussion & dialogue
Madison Interfaith Dialogue Group monthly meeting
Holy Wisdom Monastery Retreat & Guest House
4200 County Highway M, Middleton, WI 53562

Circle Sanctuary Senior Minister Rev. Selena Fox, who has been a member of Madison Interfaith Dialogue Group for the past twenty years, will be among those sharing perspectives.


iaw-displayFriday, December 13, Noon-1pm

Capitol Interfaith Celebration
Presenters & performers from a variety of traditions
Wisconsin State Capitol Rotunda
Madison, Wisconsin

Rev. Selena Fox will be presenting this year’s keynote on Gratitude.
Florence Edwards-Miller will be reporting on the event for Circle Sanctuary and CIRCLE Magazine.


Saturday, December 14, Noon-4pm

Happy Holidays Interfaith Open House
Social with interfaith ceremony, talk, refreshments & Nature walks.
Circle Sanctuary Nature Preserve & Cemetery
5354 Meadowvale Road, Barneveld, Wisconsin
(608) 924-2216;

Noon – 1 pm: Interfaith Ceremony for Wreaths Across America

Evergreen wreaths honoring deceased veterans will be dedicated at Circle Cemetery in an interfaith ceremony with prayers by Rev. Selena Fox.  Wreaths Across America is contributes wreaths honoring deceased veterans to more than 900 public and private cemeteries in the USA.  

2 - 3 pm: Pagan Yuletide Traditions

In this interfaith education talk, Rev. Selena Fox presents some of the ways that Pagans of many paths have celebrated Winter Solstice and other Yuletide holidays in the past and present.