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Combatting fake news and debunking fear-mongering media headlines on religion around the world is a responsibility we all share. In fact, it’s a pillar of the Parliament’s mission to engage the media, one of the most...
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The Parliament has heard information stating that the Parliament's Statement on the Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Nominee Edward Scott Pruitt was influential on United States senators who are voting on...
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I was just one of thousands upon thousands. But I’m sure that everyone of us who were favored by having experienced Rabbi Herman Schaalman knew almost immediately that we were in the presence of an extraordinary being...
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To our friends in the interfaith movement around the world: We, who are your colleagues in the interfaith movement living in the United States, pray that you will not forsake us because of what some of our political...
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United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week 2017 at the Parliament of the World's Religions Join the world's largest, most historic and inclusive global interfaith organization for a series of live-video webinars in...
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United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week 2017 at the Parliament of the World's Religions Join the world's largest, most historic and inclusive global interfaith organization for a series of live-video webinars in...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Molly Horan, Director of Communications • +1-312-971-3067 Parliament Calls for Universal Rejection of Trump Censorship A Public Statement from David F. Hales, Trustee of the Parliament and...
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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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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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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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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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