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The Parliament of the World's Religions has issued the statement of testimony as follows to the United States Senate Committee on the Environment and Public Works to be included in the official record of today's...
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I write, I am sure, not only for the Parliament of the World's Religions but for persons, groups, organizations, institutions, and movements across the globe devoted to expanding our understanding and appreciation of...
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IT’S TIME FOR HOPE Dr. Robert P. Sellers, Chair, Parliament of the World’s Religions During these recent days of holiday celebration, the 19 th -century English novelist and social critic, Charles Dickens, has once...
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What can you expect of the Parliament of the World’s Religions in 2017? Not a new New Year’s Resolution. You can expect, instead, a renewed resoluteness . The Parliament will be resolute in: Cultivating harmony among...
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A STATEMENT FROM THE PARLIAMENT OF THE WORLD’S RELIGIONS ON THE BOMBING OF A COPTIC CHURCH IN EGYPT The Parliament of the World’s Religions extends its deepest sympathy to the Coptic Community in Egypt – and wherever it...
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Would you join us in a gift exchange? We are proud of the gift we’ve prepared for you, which has taken a good deal of time …and some imagination, too. Just over a year ago, we convened the largest and — from what we...
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At the 2015 Parliament in Salt Lake City, Utah, the Parliament of the World’s Religions adopted several statements including an Indigenous People’s Declaration for Action and An Interfaith Call to Action on Climate...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions Celebrates Entry Into Force of the Paris Climate Agreement A Public Statement from Executive Director Rev. Dr. Larry Greenfield and Parliament Climate Change Task Force Chair...
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Social norms tell us that women of authority are rare, and yet the global call on October 14th hosted by the Parliament of the World’s Religions, the Charter for Compassion International’s Women and Girls Sector, and...
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CO-SPONSORS: CHICAGO THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY AND THE PARLIAMENT OF THE WORLD’S RELIGIONS The Days of Awe on the Jewish calendar, from Rosh haShanah to Yom Kippur, align with special days of Muharram. Hi jra and Ashura, on...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions – committed to cultivating harmony among religious and spiritual communities across the globe – welcomes explanations of important religious observances by particular faith...
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THE PARLIAMENT OF THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS • 2016 CHAMPIONS OF COMPASSION HOLDS THE COMPASSION TORCH FOR THE COMPASSION RELAY, DAY #8 For the 2016 Compassion Games - titled “The Global Unity Games, Tomorrow Together” - the...
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All are invited to a Nobel Laureates Sustainability Forum at the United Nations taking place Friday, September 16 co-sponsored by the Parliament of the World's Religions and moderated by Jonathan Granoff, the Parliament...
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The Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at Georgetown University has provided a study on Catholic attitudes toward Islam and Muslims that is exemplary in its honesty and transparency. But...
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Because of Professor Wiesel... By Karen Leslie Hernandez – Ambassador --- I was incredibly sad to hear of Professor Wiesel’s death a couple of weeks ago. Many know him as Elie Wiesel, but, for me, he was my professor...
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Skyler Oberst, an Ambassador of the Parliament of the World's Religions who serves as the President of the Spokane Interfaith Council in the state of Washington, offers interfaith ally advice to communities facing hate...
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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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From Larry Greenfield, Executive Director, Parliament of the World’s Religions The Parliament of the World’s Religions has a focused commitment to address issues of violence. It is one of three critical issues that hold...
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To Our Muslim Sisters and Brothers, Those of us who are not Muslims cannot imagine how devastating the tragic events of the last days of Ramadan have been for you. We know that there is wide consensus that these...
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By Fr. John Pawlikowski, Parliament of the World's Religions Board of Trustees, Special to The Crux For Elie Wiesel, who died July 2 at 87 years old, madness was not insanity. It was rather the willingness, often in the...
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