Inter Religious Understanding

This age of globalization needs enlightened leaders in each faith who can examine their sacred writings and traditions and identify the aspects that can benefit all humanity as well as those that preserve each religion's identity. Our challenge is to honor the Divine indwelling in a way that encourages understanding, respect, and cooperation among people of all faiths for the well-being of our communities and peace in the world.

Proposal for an Interreligious Council at the UN

World peace can be fully accomplished only when the wisdom and efforts of the world's religious leaders, who represent the internal concerns of the mind and conscience, work cooperatively and respectfully with national leaders. Read more.

Your contributions welcome

Submit insights from your religious tradition about issues of concern to the United Nations. Email statements (300-500 words) to editor@upf.org.

PowerPoint Presentations comparing sacred texts