Advocating for religion in a pluralistic society and in Canadian public life

Upcoming Events

You're invited to an inspirational evening of music featuring world-renowned pianist Marvin Goldstein and singer/songwriter Vanessa Joy.

Date: June 24

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Ferrand Dr. (Don Mills & Eglinton), Toronto

On Wednesday, June 27, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at the Canadian Bar Association, Toronto, the CRRF is partnering with the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL) to host an event at the Ontario Bar Association, to recognize and celebration the upcoming 30 year-anniversaries of the Canadian Multiculturalism Act and the Japanese Canadian Redress Agreement.

From June 25-27 in Toronto, an interdisciplinary conference, The Church and Migration: Global (In)Difference? will take place at the University of Toronto. 

For more information, contact For directions and registration, visit the Dominican Institute of Toronto's conference page.

On Saturday, June 30, join this One Day Mindfulness Retreat facilitated by Theodore Tsaousidis. 

On July 2, 2018, Toronto Area Interfaith Council Presents O' Canada: Many Voices, One Spirit, co-hosted by the Multi-Faith Centre, Koffler House, 569 Spadina Avenue. 

A collective of many faith traditions and spiritual paths in this great city of Toronto is celebrating Canada Day by way of a special offering in gratitude of Sacred Ceremonies and Prayers, led by Elders from the city's major faith traditions.

Come explore 11 religions through one rich week, packed with learning and encountering varied religious communities.

From July 31–August 3, in a fractured and increasingly polarized world, come celebrate 30 years of North American Interfaith Network harmony! NAIN is the oldest volunteer-based interfaith network on the continent.

Make a pilgrimage to a 10,000-year-old Indigenous Peoples’ sacred meeting site!

MacEwan University
10700 – 104 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
NAIN Connect 2018

On June 16, July 7, August 11, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., join Pavla Uppal and friends in these simple, meditative, and joyous circle dances. They use sacred phrases, chants, movements, and music from the world’s wisdom traditions. All are welcome, no experience is necessary.

The Vedanta Society of Toronto Golden Juiblee Celebration will take place on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. (Doors will be closed at 4:30 p.m. sharp. Therefore, please arrive 30 minutes before the start time)

Location: Hammerson Hall, Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga, ON L58 4B8.

Classical vocal performance: Kaushiki Chakraborty

Distinguished keynote speaker: Swami Sarvapriyananda

The Vedanta Society of Toronto is celebrating its golden jubilee with an Interfaith music event. At present we are trying to find musicians/music groups/a choir who will be interested in participating at this event and representing their faith through music.

The Parliament of the World’s Religions is coming to Toronto in the fall of 2018. The Parliament will take place from October 31 to November 7, 2018, at the Metro Convention Centre.<--break->