The Parliament of World’s Religions is taking place in Toronto, ON from November 1 – 8, 2018 at The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) located at 222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON M5V 3L9, Canada.
This year’s theme is The Promise of Inclusion, the Power of Love: Pursuing Global Understanding, Reconciliation, and Change. The 7th Parliament of the World’s Religions will feature more than 500 programs and events and is a BIG DEAL for Toronto. An estimated 10,000 participants are expected from interfaith communities from around the world.
The CUC will present three workshops, selected from more than 1,500 submissions:
1.Truth, Healing and Reconciliation: Rev. Samaya Oakley and Stephen Paquette
2.Our Whole Lives: Asha Philar and TBD
3.Welcoming Congregations: Art Brewer and Vyda Ng
The PoWR has many areas of interest for many people:
- Earn your certificate in Indigenous Cultural Awareness and participate in the Indigenous Peoples’ Program.
- PoWR needs volunteers! Volunteers at the Parliament also get access to all events for about $85, the total cost of volunteering. Find out more information about volunteering here.
- Interfaith family and all-ages activities at the Interfaith Family Festival
- Programs in 12 areas of focus, including Climate Action, The Next Generation, Countering War, Hate and Violence, and Women’s Task Force
- Become a PoWR Partner! PoWR Partners the most eager attendees who will be given their own personal discount codes to share in their network, and find out first about extra opportunities at this year’s Parliament. The PoWR Partner who brings the most friends, family, and colleagues to the 2018 PoWR will be able to select a worthy organization to receive a donation of $5,000 USD from the Parliament of the World’s Religions!
Book your hotel room through the PoWR block at parliamentofreligions.org/hotels.Use PoWR discount codes for your flight through these airlines at parliamentofreligions.org/travel.
Explore all PoWR offerings, programs, resources and registration options at the Parliament of World Religions website.
Unitarians who are interested in volunteering for the CUC, please contact Vyda Ng at firstname.lastname@example.org