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At the Parliament of the World’s Religions, we are alarmed by the decision of the President of the United States to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. We are distressed by the escalating tensions in the Palestinian-...
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The news of the day, according to President Trump, is that the United States is doing it again. Again? Yes, once again the U.S. is scaling back the sacred - stealing away large swathes of land that from areas that are...
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On November 4-5, 2017, Sikh Sangat of Canada hosted Sikh Immersion & Depicting Spirituality Through Paintings, at Guru Manyeo Granth Gurdwara, Slough, U.K. Each day began with a tour of the Gurdwara, and over 5000...
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A Statement from Parliament of the World’s Religions Board Chair Dr. Robert P. Sellers and Executive Director Dr. Larry Greenfield In these times of extraordinary tension and danger, leaders—whether political, socio-...
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On October 14, 2017, Sikh Sangat of Canada hosted Sikh Immersion on War, Hate, and Violence at the Sikh Cultural Society of Richmond Hill, New York. The day began with a tour of the Gurdwara, and over 25 attendees from...
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Editor's Note: Parliament of the World's Religions Executive Director Dr. Larry Greenfield offers a reflection on "massacres" following recent atrocities including the massive assault on Sufis in Egypt, Christians in...
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During the Thanksgiving weekend, we visited extended family in Southeastern Oklahoma. Tucked into the moments of hearty laughter, warm hugs, delicious food, and exaggerated storytelling there was one experience that...
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The Parliament of the World's Religions and its Climate Action Task Force expresses an emphatic appreciation for what Task Force Chair David Hales signals is a "significant and substantive" declaration on climate change...
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Image from left: Ambassador Susan Burk, Jonathan Granoff, Ambassador Douglas Roche, President Jimmy Carter This piece originally appeared on the Huffington Post and is republished with permission of the author, Jonathan...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions conveys its warmest regards to the Sikh community worldwide on the joyous occasion of the Prakash Divas (birth anniversary) celebrations of Siri Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of...
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Habitat for Humanity Women of Faith Build is was organized in part as a Pathways to PoWR Pre-2018 Parliament event. Coverage is republished with permission of the Canada Mormon Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of...
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Habitat for Humanity Women of Faith Build is was organized in part as a Pathways to PoWR Pre-2018 Parliament event. Coverage is republished with permission of the Canada Mormon Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions conveys its warmest regards to the Sikh community worldwide on the joyous occasion of the Prakash Divas (birth anniversary) celebrations of Siri Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions conveys its warmest regards to the Sikh community worldwide on the joyous occasion of the Prakash Divas (birth anniversary) celebrations of Siri Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions conveys its warmest regards to the Sikh community worldwide on the joyous occasion of the Prakash Divas (birth anniversary) celebrations of Siri Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of...
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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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