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Granted, the American news cycle has moved on, especially after United States air strikes against Syria and U.S. - Russia discussions. But so far, I’ve not been completely distracted from the reasons for those air...
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Those who work with religions and, moreover, embrace the almost-mission to develop a dialogue between religions, and also tries to reach the maximum population with solid and exempt knowledge about the world of...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Interfaith Organizations Protest the President’s Executive Order on Coal and Environmental Rollbacks SAN FRANCISCO and CHICAGO (March 30, 2017) -- President Donald Trump’s actions this week to...
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Zoroastrians Throughout North America Celebrate Ancient Tradition of NoRuz, Ushering in a “New Day” to Mark the Turn of the Spring Equinox Zoroastrians throughout North America will mark the celebration of NoRuz (pron...
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Hate has a history. And it extends into the present. Hate has a religious history. And that religious history also extends into the present. But hate has its challengers, too, both secular and sacred, both civic and...
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​​​​​​Parliament of the World’s Religion (Islamabad Pakistan) World Interfaith Harmony Week - Feb, 2017 Promoting Equality The Parliament of the World’s Religion (Islamabad Pakistan) has organized the “World Interfaith...
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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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Throughout our History there were several moments when we were forced to take sides, to choose a position, when circumstances forced us to do so. While regarding the high value of stability, times of crisis and...
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By MARTIN E. MARTY - February 13, 2017 – for Sightings. Republished with the author’s permission. What if the Sioux Nation decided to build a pipeline through Arlington Cemetery? This question from Faith Spotted Eagle—...
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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. This month we interviewed Reverend...
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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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