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August 14-18, 2023 | McCormick Place Lakeside Center

Answer the Call for Programs

The Parliament is accepting proposals for programs, presentations, religious observances, art, and performances. Propose transformative opportunities for dialogue and inspiration from your unique faith perspective.

Host a Pre-Parliament Event

Join us in answering the call to conscience at the 2023 Parliament of the World’s Religions in Chicago, USA. From now until August 2023, join us in hosting a local pre-parliament event to offer “a taste” of the Parliament experience.

Volunteer at the 2023 Parliament

Each Parliament of the World’s Religions is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Join volunteers from around the world in making this Convening unforgettable.

Become an Exhibitor or Sponsor

Are there vendors or organizations in your community who would benefit from connecting with the interfaith movement? Help us spread the word about the exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities at the Parliament.

Join the Parade of Faiths

The Parade of Faiths opens the 9th Convening of the Parliament of the World’s Religions with a parade of music, dance, and celebration of Chicago’s rich diversity. Connect with Chicago representatives from your tradition and encourage them to sign-up today!


Land Acknowledgment

The Parliament of the World's Religions acknowledges it is situated on the traditional homelands of the Bodéwadmik (Potawatomi), Hoocąk (Winnebago/Ho’Chunk), Jiwere (Otoe), Nutachi (Missouria), and Baxoje (Iowas); Kiash Matchitiwuk (Menominee); Meshkwahkîha (Meskwaki); Asâkîwaki (Sauk); Myaamiaki (Miami), Waayaahtanwaki (Wea), and Peeyankihšiaki (Piankashaw); Kiikaapoi (Kickapoo); Inoka (Illini Confederacy); Anishinaabeg (Ojibwe), and Odawak (Odawa).

PoWR recognizes the region we now call Chicago remains home to a diversity of Indigenous peoples today and this land upon which we walk, live, and play continues to be Indigenous land.


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