Statement Regarding Recent Anti-Asian American Rhetoric & Violence

March 17, 2021 Reports of the Atlanta shootings that left 8 people dead are appalling and of grave concern. On behalf of Religions for Peace USA, we lift up our prayers for the victims, their grieving families and the community. We condemn the tragic attack that took...

RFPUSA Statement on Mob Attack on US Capitol

Religions for Peace USA condemns the mob attack yesterday on the US Capitol in Washington, DC. We are deeply saddened by this violent attack on our democracy. We endorse and echo the statements on this matter issued by our member communities especially the National...

RFPUSA Statement on Sexual Harrassment

Based upon recent concerns surrounding sexual harassment, Religions for Peace USA (RFPUSA) wants to make it clear that sexual harassment and any form of violence against anyone, and especially against women is wrong and unacceptable.  Every person should be able to go...

Report on National Gathering of Religious Leaders 2020

Religions for Peace USA organized the National Gathering of Religious Leaders (NGRL) 2020 on the theme of Uplifting Moral Voices for Immigration and Refugees – Faiths in Action on October 19-23, 2020 from 2PM to 3PM ET daily. On the opening day of NGRL 2020, we issued...