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 the Muslim calendar. Embracing this confluence of ritual energy, we work together on personal and social transformation.
at Chicago Theological Seminary
1407 E 60th Street, Chicago
Rev. Fletcher Harper, Executive Director, GreenFaith, Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster, Director of Program T’ruah, and Colin Christopher of Green Muslims, discuss the role of faith in their commitment to sustainability, explore the complex challenges of competing needs, and the intersections of racism, classism and power in environmental (in) justice.
Our moderator for this panel is Anthony Rogers-Wright, Policy & Organizing Director at Environmental Action.
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...
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...