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Interfaith Prayer Service
World Interfaith Harmony Week 2013
Thursday, February 7
Tillman Chapel at the UN Church Center
Each Thursday, the Tillman Chapel at the UN Church Center holds a prayer service from 9:15-9:45 am. The Planning Committee for the Feb 14th event in the General Assembly,United for a Culture of Peace Through Interfaith Harmony, invites you to this short service to officially observe World Interfaith Harmony Week 2013.
The NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief
The Committee of Religious NGOs at the UN
Monday, January 28
For an introduction and discussion of the proposed new
“Universal Code of Holy Sites”
1:15 – 2:30 p.m.
Bahá’í International Community
866 UN Plaza (Suite 120)
The Universal Code on Holy Sites was developed out of recognition that holy sites are at the center of many conflicts around the world. Its goal is to provide a mechanism to monitor and protect holy sites, and to promote peace and reconciliation between people from diverse ethnic and religious communities and nationalities.
This event will feature representatives from each of the main organizations which developed the Code and are working to secure its implementation:
– Dag Aakre of One World in Dialogue.
– Anne Hushagen of the Oslo Center for Peace and Human Rights.
– Sharon Rosen of Search for Common Ground.
– Stein Villumstad of Religions for Peace
Wednesday, December 12th
Church Center for the United Nations
Hardin Room, 11th FloorJoin us to celebrate the season as a community. Everyone will have the opportunity to share successes from 2012 as well as hopes and visions for 2013. Refreshments will be served. We will also discuss of plans for World Interfaith Harmony Week (1-7 February), to build on our success by increasing worldwide participation.
In recognition of the UN International Day for Tolerance,
the Committee of Religious NGOs at the United Nations invites you to
Breaking the Cycle of Religious Intolerance
A roundtable discussion of how to make a difference featuring:
Dr. William Vendley, Religions for Peace
Sr. Caroljean Willie, Sisters of Charity Federation
Planning for World Interfaith harmony Week 2013
Led by RNGO Vice President Deborah Moldow