#ShortNews: 900 religious leaders take part in ‘Religions for Peace’ assembly

The 10th World Assembly of “Religions for Peace”, the world’s most representative, multi-religious gathering of religious communities, concluded on Friday in the German town of Lindau, with participants committing themselves to common action for the common good of humanity.

Some 900 senior religious leaders, 100 representatives of governments, intergovernmental  organizations and civil  society  groups, and youth and women of faith from over 125 countries came together, August 20 to 23, to discuss their theme “Caring for our Common Future—Advancing   Shared   Well-Being.”

Every 5–7 years, “Religions for Peace” convenes a World Assembly for the purpose of forging a deep moral consensus on contemporary challenges and advancing multi-religious action across and beyond its network.

Read full story; https://www.vaticannews.va/en/world/news/2019-08/religion-peace-assembly-declaration-common-good.html

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