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An Introduction from Trustee of the Parliament of the World's Religions Rev. Dr. John Pawlikowski, It has been argued by critics such as Lynn White that the Christ tradition has been significantly responsible for the...
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We at the Parliament of the World's Religions, with our office in the United States, rejoice that an increasing number of people in this country have been converted from calling this "Columbus Day" to "Indigenous...
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I am writing this on Monday, September 11th 2017. The New York Times highlights one of its editorials as: “9/11: Finding Answers in Ashes 16 Years Later.” But what answers? And what memories? That depends both on our...
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STREAMS CONVERGE AS TORONTO WATER WALK PARTNERS WITH GLOBAL INTERFAITH MOVEMENT IN YEAR-LONG GLOBAL WATER PROTECTION CAMPAIGN From Hindu scripture, Islamic teachings, Buddhist meditations and importantly His Holiness...
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“Convivencia Conseil” is the professional consulting branch of “Coexister,” a nonpartisan and non-denominational French youth movement. Coexister has been advocating for “active coexistence” through peer education aimed...
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On Wednesday, September 6, 2017, the United States Environmental Protection Agency held a hearing in Washington D.C. to hear public testimony on a proposed rollback of regulations related to greenhouse gas emissions and...
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On Wednesday, September 6, 2017, the United States Environmental Protection Agency held a hearing in Washington D.C. to hear public testimony on a proposed rollback of regulations related to greenhouse gas emissions and...
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The Ambassador Advisory Council (AAC) is made up of Parliament Ambassadors who dedicate their time, effort, and professional experience to develop and improve the Ambassador program. Each month Ambassadors will be...
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The President's Failure of Moral Leadership A Reflection by Dr. Robert P. Sellers George Washington, the "Father of our Nation" and first president, was said to be so truthful that he felt compelled to confess he had...
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No religion or nation or ethnicity or culture, it seems, has an exclusive lock on it. And victimized groups are everywhere: Tibetans, Ukrainians, citizens of cities in Europe: Paris, Nice, Brussels, Istanbul, Barcelona...
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“Love Lives Here” was the rally cry for a gathering of hundreds of people responding to recent hate crimes in the city of Colorado Springs, CO, USA. A swastika and other anti-Semitic graffiti were painted on a local...
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Published originally by CatholicProfiles.org The attack on the mosque and the large gathering of white nationalists in Virginia this past August are stark reminders of the persistence of hatred in contemporary American...
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Assalamu'alaikum-Peace On the eve of a rare natural phenomenon in the heavens, a total solar Eclipse anticipated Monday August 21, 2017, I would like to share the following thoughts and reflections. Human beings have...
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Inclusion. It’s more than the mere opposite of exclusion, although that is certainly true. The Latin prefixes “in-“ and “ex-“ do mean, alternately, “in, or indwelling” and “out of, or from.” The meaning of inclusion,...
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Hello! As a Parliament of World’s Religions Ambassador, Miranda Clendening , I am excited to report about a large event we have been planning for the last year and a half; a Regional Pre-Parliament of World’s Religions...
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Dear Friends, The planning team of the 2018 Parliament of the World’s Religions has very recently learned that multiple groups mobilizing to attend next year’s convening in Toronto will benefit from a longer Super Saver...
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August 5th -- Today marks the five year anniversary of a massacre that shocked America and reminded us all of the power of hate. Five years since the Oak Creek shooting in which a white supremacist entered a Sikh...
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PARLIAMENT OF THE WORLD’S RELIGIONS SELECTS “INCLUSION” & “LOVE” AS MAJOR THEMES OF 2018 INTERNATIONAL CONVENING IN TORONTO Organizers Call On People of Faith and Conscience to Increase Solidarity and Power In...
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Hello Kay! Can you share a little bit about yourself? I am Kay Lindahl. I am the daughter of parents who emigrated from Sweden to a small town in western NY state in the 1920’s, where the climate was much like their...
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From the 15th to the 18th of June, in Bragança, the intention was to reconnect with our memory, searching for and rediscovering an identity that has been stolen from us as a collective identity. We could reference our...
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