Join the Parliament and Salt Lake Officials Saturday for a Preview of the Biggest Global Interfaith Event Coming to Utah this October

May 18, 2015

The unforgettable, life-changing Parliament event is bringing the global interfaith community to Utah, and we’re coming to meet you this weekend!
Join the Parliament, the Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable and your neighbors in attending a free to the public interactive preview event of the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions this Saturday, April 25 from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Salt Palace Convention Center.
The afternoon program will feature opportunities to engage in global dialogue as well as performances and prayers from representatives of Salt Lake faith and indigenous communities. Enthusiastic remarks from officials and media personalities will say why Utah supports the Parliament! RSVP to reserve your spot at utah.parliamentofreligions.org.
At the Podium:

Utah Officials Including Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams, Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker, Governor Herbert’s Representative Pamela Atkinson
Emcees Carole Mikita of KSL and Robert Kirby of Salt Lake Tribune
Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable Leaders Incl. Bishop Rev. France Davis, Bishop Hiyashi
The International Board of Trustees of the Parliament of the World’s Religions
Salt Lake Representatives of Parliament’s Women’s, Indigenous and Youth Initiatives
Utah ticket-holders and interested participants of the 2015 Parliament

The Interactive Preview of the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions April 25, 2015 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. will be held in the Salt Palace Convention Center, Room 255. Come and get to know Utah’s interfaith community leaders, public officials and media personalities as we present a public preview of the world’s premier interfaith event, the Parliament of the World’s Religions. Exclusive opportunities to volunteer and register for the October event at a 40 percent discount will be available on site.
This October, we hope you will be with us as Utah’s communities of faith join in showcasing their commitments to a more compassionate world alongside global luminaries and Nobel Peace Laureates like the Dalai Lama and Costa Rica’s two-time President, Oscar Arias. Utahns will significantly number among 10,000 participants from 80 countries and 50 Faith traditions sharing practices.
Come find out what the global interfaith movement is all about! Space for Saturday’s Program can be reserved here at Utah.ParliamentOfReligions.org.


Land Acknowledgment

The Parliament of the World's Religions acknowledges it is situated on the traditional homelands of the Bodéwadmik (Potawatomi), Hoocąk (Winnebago/Ho’Chunk), Jiwere (Otoe), Nutachi (Missouria), and Baxoje (Iowas); Kiash Matchitiwuk (Menominee); Meshkwahkîha (Meskwaki); Asâkîwaki (Sauk); Myaamiaki (Miami), Waayaahtanwaki (Wea), and Peeyankihšiaki (Piankashaw); Kiikaapoi (Kickapoo); Inoka (Illini Confederacy); Anishinaabeg (Ojibwe), and Odawak (Odawa).

PoWR recognizes the region we now call Chicago remains home to a diversity of Indigenous peoples today and this land upon which we walk, live, and play continues to be Indigenous land.


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