The signatories listed below endorse the Global Ethic as individuals, not on behalf of their organizations. Their job titles and organization's names are included for identification purposes only.
|Signature||Job Title||Organization Name||City||Country||Religious Group||Religious or spiritual tradition (Write-in)||Comments||Pre-5th Directive|
|Carol A. McVetty||Interim Executive Minister||American Baptist Churches, Metro Chicago||Chicago||United States||Christianity|
|Swami Varadananda||Monk||Vivekananda Vedanta Society||Homer Glen||United States||Hinduism|
|Very Rev. Thomas A. Baima||Vicar for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs||Archdiocese of Chicago||Chicago||United States||Christianity|
|Rév.Felix Manga Dabolo||Président Communautaire||Communauté Baptiste des Fidèles en Afrique||Kisangani||Congo, The Democratic Republic of the||Christianity|
|Ingrid Mattson||Professor||Huron University College||London||Canada||Islam||Grateful for the leadership who wrote the text of the global ethic.|
|Metropolitan Kallistos Ware||Bishop of Diokleai||Archdiocese of Thyateira and Great Britain||Oxford||United Kingdom||Christianity||
The text of the fifth directive has my full approval: I am willing to endorse it.
|Hille Haker||Richard McCormic Endowed Chair of Catholic Moral Theology||Loyola University Chicago||Evanston||United States||Christianity||I fully endorse the Fifth Directive and with it, the Expanded Global Ethic.|
|Scott R. Paeth||Professor of Religious Studies||DePaul University||Chicago||United States||Christianity|
|H.H. Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswati||President||Parmarth Niketan||Rishikesh||India||Hinduism|
|Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, PhD||Secretary-General||Global Interfaith WASH Alliance||Rishikesh||India||Hinduism|
|Elizabeth A. Johnson||Distinguished Professor||Fordham University - Theology Dept.||Bronx||United States||Christianity||With hope for care for our common home.|
|Dhammadipa Sak (Fa Yao)||Trustee||Parliament of the World's Religions||Germantown||United States||Buddhism||This is surely a valuable guideline for the betterment of humanity and Earth.|
|S. Wesley Ariarajah||Professor Emeritus||Drew University School of Theology||Geneva||Switzerland||Christianity||I welcome this important addition to our common commitment.|
|Russell C Leong||Editor||UCLA Asian American Studies||Los Angeles||United States||Buddhism|
|Allen T Tsaur||Doctor of Oriental Medicine||Germantown||United States||Buddhism|
|Roger S. Gottlieb||Professor of Philosophy||Worcester Polytechnic Institute||Boston||United States||New Thought||May the good spirits be with us!|
|Bhai Sahib Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia||Chairman||Guru Nanak Nishkam Sewak Jatha||Birmingham||United Kingdom||Sikhism||
‘Towards a Global Ethic’ is a welcome document, and the new directive for a ‘Commitment to a Culture of Sustainability and Care for the Earth’ is extremely timely.
To live a fuller life in harmony with the Creator and His Creation, compassion, kindness, forgiveness, reconciliation and love are essential.
|Joseph Grant||Minister of Peace and Justice||St. William Church||Louisville||United States||Christianity||With gratitude and hope .|
|William C French||Peace Studios Director||Loyola University of Chicago||Wilmette||United States||Not Listed (Write-in)||Care for the Earth is the Great Work of our era.|
|Sallie B King||Professor Emerita||James Madison University||Washington||United States||Not Listed (Write-in)||Buddhism and Religious Society of Friends (Quaker)|
|Karma Lekshe Tsomo||Professor||University of San Diego||San Diego||United States||Buddhism||The Global Ethic sustains us all in peace, equity, and loving kindness.|
|Thiel Marie-Jo||University professor||University||Strasbourg||France||Christianity|
|Hugh Locke||President||Smallholder Farmers Alliance||Port-au-Prince||Haiti|
|Grandmother Flordemayo||The Path Inc||Estancia||United States||Blessings of Love and Light|
|Jonathan Granoff||President||Global Security Institute||New York City||United States||Not Listed (Write-in)||All||
The Golden Rule, the principles of the Universal
declaration of Human Rights, and this ethics statement take on life to the extent we move from love of self to
Selfless Love. Ethics are the foundation for a socially enabling environment for this lesson to be realized in peace. In this lesson is fulfillment.
|George B Handley||Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanities||Brigham Young University||Provo||United States||Christianity|
|Armene Modi||Founder||Ashta No Kai||Pune||India||Zoroastrianism||Proud and honored to endorse this vision for a better world.|
|Muhammed Haron||Professor||University of Botswana||Gaborone||Botswana||Islam||
this is a significant document should not be ignored but be readily endorsed by all; it charts out pathways into the future.
|Nikhil Bumb||Associate Director||FSG||Washington, D.C.||United States||Jainism|
|Nigel Dower||Honorary Lecturer||University of Aberdeen||Aberdeen||United Kingdom||Not Listed (Write-in)||Quaker Universalist||
I welcome the fifth principle of sustainability. This brings this declaration more into line with the Earth Charter's comprehensive ethical vision - both statements being the product of extensive inter-cultural dialogue.
|Terry Kleeman||Professor of Religious Studies||University of Colorado||Boulder||United States||Taoism/Daoism|
|Betty Whitted Holley||Director of the Master of Divinity Program||Payne Seminary||Fairborn||United States||Christianity||
I am so very thankful that the 5th directive was added to include ecological sustainability. Earth's survival depends on intentional work that surrounds the 5th directive.
|Piseth Keo||Lecturer||Pannasastra University of Cambodia||Phnom Penh||Cambodia||Buddhism|
|Klaus-Georg Poehls||Pastor||Ev.-Luth. Kirchengemeinde Blankenese||Hamburg||Germany||Christianity|
|Dr. Thomas Riplinger||Gomaringen-Stockach||Germany||Christianity||
This fifth direction represents an important updating of the original declaration, concretizing its implications in the context of the manifold threats to world peace and well-being emergent in the current world-wide backlash against reform efforts.
|John Moreschi Jr.||Author||Dream Mechanics||Bronx||United States||New Thought|
|Sanjeewa Herath||Chef||Bronx||United States||Buddhism|
|valeria clark||1978||COLD SPRING||United States|
|Jinwol Y.H. Lee||Zen Master||Gosung Monastery||Livermore||United States||Buddhism||
We need the Global Ethic to be observed in daily lives for all living beings and Earth.
May peace, justice and compassion prevail on Earth!