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Weeks before his assassination, a journalist asked the great Indian leader and champion of non-violence, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi what would happen to his philosophy of nonviolence after his death. His reply was both...
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DEADLINE EXTENDED! Now Accepting 2015 Parliament Program Proposals through March 15! The most instrumental aspect of building the next Parliament is all in the program. So the Parliament is extending the proposal...
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When we encounter systemic racism, we know where our moral obligation lies. We speak out. But what happens when prejudice finds its way into the most intimate setting, the dinner table? “Well, you know how they are...
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Compassion Week is a joint initiative of the Tenzin Gyatso Institute, Stanford University's CCARE, The Charter for Compassion, and Dignity Health, and it coming to San Francisco in a few weeks time. It will include 5...
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The Parliament of the World’s Religions condemns the brutality demonstrated by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and all other sides of the ongoing armed conflicts in Syria and Iraq. It is disturbing to...
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Every couple of years, I offer a course for both undergraduate and graduate students at my university entitled “Religion and Film.” This theology-prefix course, offered on the Friday nights and Saturday mornings of...
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By Kevin Childress There simply was no diversity in the small southern town where I grew up. Virtually 100 percent of the population was white, middle-class Baptists. The most “exotic” people in town were a small number...
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The Parliament extends deepest joy in congratulating Parliament Board Trustee John Pawlikowski, OM, on his receipt of the Murray award given by the Catholic Theological Society. The Servite Provincial Office Order of...
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Connect on Facebook to share messages of support to the affected communities here: Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City Village Shalom United Methodist Church of the Resurrection Love Letters for the Jewish...
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With a new year comes a new Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees at the Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions. 2014 will be guided by Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid who has been re-elected to serve as...
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