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

Upcoming Events

In celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week, you're invited to join our Spiritual Dialogue Circle. 

Date: Monday, February 5, 2018

Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Venue: Don Heights Unitarian Congregation, 18 Wynford Drive, Suite 103, Toronto

Join our multi-faith circle to explore The Promise of Inclusion. In a city as diverse as Toronto, what is the reality of including everyone?

Islington United Church is hosting a series called "Understanding Our Abrahamic Roots" on January 10, January 17, January 24, and February 7, 2018.  Location: Islington United Church, 25 Burnhamthorpe Road, Toronto, ON M9A 1G9

January 10, 2018


Tom Reynolds, PhD

Associate Professor of Theology

Vice Principal, Emmanuel College, Victoria University, University of Toronto

National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Toronto invites women of all faiths and cultures to an evening of Breaking Bread to Break the Silence!

Date: Wednesday, February 7 at 6 p.m.

Location: 4700 Bathurst Street, Toronto

Learn and share with outstanding scholars about best practices and lessons learned. 


Hector Acero - Associate Director of the Centre for Philosophy, Religion, and Social Ethics at the Institute for Christian Studies. 

Arij Elmi - Arij Elmi is a PhD candidate at OISE, social worker, women's self-defence instructor, junior fellow at Massey College and board members of Hard Feelings Mental Health.

The Dawn of Interspirituality in Latin America, 2nd Gathering of Interspiritual Contemplative Practice, takes place March 12-16, 2018 near San Jose, Costa Rica. Join key interfaith leaders from around the world to collaborate on inter-religious harmony and dialogue across Latin America. We are fortunate to be joined by the senior leadership of the Instituto del Dialogo Interreligioso, co-founded with Pope Francis for peace across the religions.

Dances of Universal Peace take place February 11 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. and March 31 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. at Friends House, 60 Lowther Ave, at Bedford Ave., Toronto. The Dances of Universal Peace are simple, meditative and joyous circle dances.

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

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.