Upcoming Event (36th WRC)
36th World Religions Conference
Sunday November 20, 2016
(Registration opens at 10:30 AM)
End-of-Life Decisions: Faith-based Perspectives
Participating Religions and Philosophical Traditions:
Aboriginal Spirituality, Baha'ism, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Sikhism, and Humanism (Atheism and Agnostics)
J. G. Hagey Hall (Humanities Theatre), University of Waterloo
The World Religions Conference (WRC) is a multi-faith event which brings together well-known scholars from the world’s major religions to speak on a topic from the perspective of their religious or philosophical beliefs. The conference has a long tradition of gathering different communities in a spirit of tolerance, peace, cooperation, and understanding. It aims to promote mutual education on contemporary topics by providing a platform where major religions and philosophies can pool their collective wisdom and teachings regarding topics of interest. With free admission, lunch, and an opportunity to meet others from a multitude of faiths and philosophies, it is a small and simple step by which to make this world a more peaceful and tolerant place.
The premier organizer and sponsor of the event is Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada. Cooperation and partnership includes several cities, academic institutions, faith based associations, student clubs and many other organizations.
Due to limited seating, RSVP is strongly suggested.
For more info call: 1-877-INFO-WRC (1-877-463-6972)