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U.S Faith Leaders Urge President Obama and U.S. Congress to Act Boldly on Climate Change

The National Religious Coalition on Creation Care (NRCCC) sends letter to President Obama urging him to take executive actions to avert a climate catastrophe. Executive actions include becoming an advocate for the carbon tax, modifying the Trans-Pacific Partnership, rejecting the … Continue reading

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Spirituality, the Arts and Consciousness: Seek Contemplative Time

Winter serves as a magnificent time to look through a deeper, more contemplative lens and delve into the inner meanings of our lives.  The work world quiets a bit and the undercurrents of life surface. The cold, the snow, the … Continue reading

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G20 World Religious Leaders’ Statement on A Sustainable World Economy and Economic Prosperity

GLOBAL PEACE INITIATIVE OF WOMEN Concluding Statement: G20 World Forum of Religious and Spiritual Leaders Seoul, South Korea, December 2010 We, a group of religious and spiritual leaders from around the world, representing the Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Humanist, Jewish, Muslim, … Continue reading

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Spirituality, Sustainability and A Global Consciousness

One of my late teachers, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, once said:  “The modern person behaves as if the sole purpose of the universe were to satisfy their needs.”  His challenge:  “we must not give in to that reality, but rather … Continue reading

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A Rabbi’s Journey to Rome: Building Bridges of Hope: Success Stories and Strategies for Interfaith Action

I was invited to Rome by the U.S. Embassy and the Vatican’s Pontifical Gregorian University for a major one-day conference on October 12, entitled: “Building Bridges of Hope: Success Stories and Strategies for Interfaith Action.” The program’s vision was to … Continue reading

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Abrahamic Faith Leaders Concur: Climate Change Must be Addressed at UN Climate talks in Cancun COP!^

Christian, Jewish and Muslim Abrahamic faith leaders concur as Rabbi Warren Stone shared: “Now is time for world leaders to act boldly to alleviate the challenges of climate change and help create a more sustainable world economy as we approach … Continue reading

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