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The Parliament of the World's Religions is a global partner of grassroots organizers in observing UN World Interfaith Harmony Week. The event World Interfaith Harmony Week is an official Parliament-affiliated...
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The Parliament of the World's Religions is a global partner of grassroots organizers in observing UN World Interfaith Harmony Week. The event Humans of Interfaith in the Heartland: A Day of Service and Dialogue is an...
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PWR's Climate Action Task Force gathered network leaders from across the faith-based climate action community on January 23 for a virtual webinar and workshop delving into climate communications and engagement...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions Climate Action Task Force is proud to announce the recent acceptance of the PoWR to the network of Civil Society Organizations affiliated to the United Nations Environment Program...
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Throughout 2019, the Parliament will be convening successful interfaith organizers to share World Interfaith Harmony Week experiences in order to help individuals, organizations, and organizers around the world as...
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All over the world, people of goodwill—religious or not—are addressing issues like “how am I to treat my neighbor whose religion is radically different from my own?” or “when is violence justified?” Unfortunately, too...
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Today the Parliament of the World's Religions is pleased to celebrate the public launch of a new PWR-allied organization: Religica. Developed for a broad audience, Religica was created by Parliament of the World's...
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We welcome in the New Year with hopes and aspirations for a future filled with peace, harmony and goodwill among all of the people of the world and an end to the deepening environmental crises. Since more than 80...
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Dear Friends of the Parliament of the World's Religions, In ten days I will step down as Chair of the Parliament and bring to a close one of the most stimulating and profoundly meaningful involvements of my life...
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​WHEN PEOPLE OF FAITH AND CONSCIENCE COME TOGETHER FOR PEACE, JUSTICE, AND SUSTAINABILITY, A NEW WORLD IS POSSIBLE. Please join the Parliament of the World's Religions in our 125th anniversary year to build a more...
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Hon. Michał Kurtyka COP 24 President-designate Secretary of State Ministry of the Environment, Poland Hon. Patricia Espinosa Executive Secretary United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change November 20, 2018...
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Nov 11 th 2018 We remember! I had the honor of presenting for the second time at the Parliament- a 100-year-old Interfaith Institution- on my work as a Chaplain as well as my community engagement work with Toronto’s...
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The following statement, developed by Jonathan Granoff of the Global Security Institute, with the supportive consultations of our esteemed Parliament presenters former Canadian Prime Minister Right Honorable Kim...
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This address was given live by Dr. Robert P. Sellers at the November 2nd plenary on "Faith and Interfaith: From Grassroots to the Globe" at the 2018 Parliament of the World's Religions in Toronto, Canada. Photo Credit:...
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GLOBAL INTERFAITH COALITION CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE CEASEFIRE AND ADMINISTRATION OF AID IN YEMEN A Statement by the United Religions Initiative, The Charter of Compassion, and The Parliament of the World’s Religions Yemen...
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It’s only my second day of the conference, but I already know my favorite part. (For the record: I reserve the right to discover a new favorite part, just in case.) Let me preface this favorite-part declaration with an...
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As final preparations were being made for the opening ceremony of the Parliament of World Religions on Thursday afternoon, one of my classmates at the University of Chicago overheard me and another classmate talking...
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Today we learned of a massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the United States. As we write this, the tragedy claimed the life of eleven people at the...
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Twenty-five years ago, the Parliament of the World’s Religions made an audacious decision. It would offer the world something it had never had—a declaration expressing the ethical commitments held in common by the world...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions cordially invites Hindu friends and guests of all spiritual and ethical traditions to a colourful celebration of Hindu Heritage Month and Diwali! Come to enjoy music, dance, and...
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