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Engaging critical constituencies within the global interfaith movement is critical to fostering a just, peaceful, and sustainable world. At the upcoming United Religions Initiative conference Accelerating Peace:...
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Soraya Deen is OMNIA Institute for Contextual Leadership’s lead organizer for women’s initiatives. She is the founder of the Muslim Women Speakers Movement, and Co-founder of Peacemoms (Promoting Christian and Muslim...
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Nuclear weapons are among the greatest existing threats facing our world. Faith and interfaith activists have been working for years to engage leaders around the world and challenge nations to adopt clear, concise, and...
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Interfaith dialogue is a vital first step for many people involved in the global interfaith movement but organizations and conferences around the world are increasingly challenging themselves and their stakeholders to...
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In-between our large international convenings, the Parliament has been staying active in the interfaith world, advancing our mission of creating a more just, peaceful, and sustainable world. Among these projects are our...
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The first topic in PWR's Climate Action WebForum focuses on Juliana v United States, the historic Youth Climate Suit currently proceeding through the federal court system in the U. S. Please visit the WebForum to read...
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United Religions Initiative (URI) is a key partner of the Parliament of the World’s Religions within the interfaith movement and in the pursuit of a more peaceful, just and sustainable world. We are delighted to learn...
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On Sunday, May 19, 2019 at the War Memorial in Trenton, New Jersey, Saffet A. Catovic, was one of the community organizers/activists whose efforts were recognized and honored at the 2019 New Jersey State Governor’s...
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From May 12th through the 14th, representatives from around the world gathered for the 16th United Nations Celebration of Buddha's Birthday - Vesak 2019. The General Assembly, by its resolution 54/115 of 1999,...
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The Parliament's Climate Action Program and the Security and Sustainability Forum are working together to produce a new webinar series early next month. Called Faith and Climate , the webinars will bring faith leaders...
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On May 3rd, the Parliament of the World's Religions joined Smallholder Farmer's Alliance , Timberland , Columbia University , and the New York Institute of Technolog y for a special event featuring Colleen Vien,...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions is thrilled to announce the launch of the Climate Commitments Project Web Hub . This web-based resource is the virtual face of the Climate Commitments Project, our effort to...
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The St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Cathedral and Parliament of the World’s Religions invite you to attend a lecture and dialogue about caring for our common home with the Rev. Dr. Joshstrom Isaac Kureethadam, SDB, The Vatican’...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions extends its deepest condolences to the victims of the anti-semitic shooting attack that occurred this past Sabbath in the Poway community. On Saturday, April 27th the Chabad of...
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Justin Remer-Thamert is the Executive Director of the New Mexico Faith Coalition for Immigrant Justice . Liaison to faith communities and allied organizations, Justin helps develop leadership within the organization,...
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This article was originally shared on The Interfaith Observer on April 15th. I just returned from a visit to South Asia. Right before my visit, the tensions between nuclear rivals India and Pakistan were at an all-time...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions extends its deepest condolences to the victims of the bombing attacks that occurred this past Easter in Sri Lanka. Churches offering Easter services and a number of hotels were...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions is your partner in preparing for and observing UN World Interfaith Harmony Week. We connected with the 2019 winners of H.M. King Abdullah II World Interfaith Harmony Week Prize...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions is your partner in preparing for and observing UN World Interfaith Harmony Week. We connected with the 2019 winners of H.M. King Abdullah II World Interfaith Harmony Week Prize...
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Trees, plants, and all that is inside and outside is God. — Siri Guru Nanak Sahib (SGGS,, Raag Gauri, pp 223) Image Courtesy of EcoSikh Commemorating the 550 th year since the birth of the Sikh religion’s founder Siri...
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