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Charles P. Gibbs

For 17 years, Charles has served as URI's founding Executive Director. He has worked with religious, spiritual and other leaders in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. He has been a featured speaker internationally and has written extensively about interfaith cooperation. He co-authored with colleague Sally Mahé, Birth of a Global Community, a book on the birth of the United Religions Initiative. In addition, he has published many articles on interfaith work, contributed a chapter to Interfaith Dialogue and Peacebuilding, published by the United States Institute of Peace, and co-authored, with colleague Barbara Hartford, a chapter in Positive Approaches to Peacebuilding. His essay, Opening the Dream: Beyond the Limits of Otherness, appears in the anthology, Deepening the American Dream. As an Episcopal priest, Charles brings to his work a strong commitment to spiritual transformation and to work for peace, justice and healing, as well as an abiding belief in the sacredness of all life on this planet.

June 26, 2015 10:47 AM

Celebrating the 15th Anniversary of URI's Charter Signing

It is a great joy and privilege to offer you greetings of love and peace as the URI community around the world celebrates the 15th anniversary of URI's charter signing. 

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April 30, 2014 3:27 PM

In memory of Eve Pope, URI founding member

Eve Pope was a deeply committed member of URI's founding generation. She was a woman of great heart and vision, keen intellect and remarkable generosity.

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May 14, 2013 11:53 AM

A Unified Approach to Hate Crimes

The Rev. Charles P. Gibbs responds to news of what appears to be a religiously-motivated attack on an 82-year-old Sikh man in Fresno, California.  

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April 26, 2013 10:38 AM

URI's Celestial CC Gains a New Member

Harvey Masonek, a longtime friend and supporter of URI and a former member of its interim Global Council, has joined the souls of the Celestial Cooperation Circle.

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March 12, 2013 10:10 AM

Global Council Celebrates Achievements As Meeting Concludes

URI’s Global Council meeting concludes with celebration, reflection and the announcement of a new interim Coordinator for the Multi-Region.

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March 10, 2013 10:21 AM

Council, Staff Seek Ways to Build Support

In its second full day meeting together, the Global Council considered the challenges of fundraising throughout the world.

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March 7, 2013 8:47 AM

Global Council Meeting Brings New Trustees Face-to-Face

On Wednesday, Global Council Trustees from eight regions and 14 countries met for the first time to discuss the responsibilities of their new role.

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March 5, 2013 3:39 PM

URI Welcomes Global Council and Staff to San Francisco

Executive Director Charles Gibbs shares his excitement as URI’s Global Council and Staff arrive for their first face-to-face meeting in three years.

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February 15, 2013 1:39 PM

Bali’s Speech Proves Highlight of U.N. Interfaith Event

For the Rev. Charles Gibbs, a few hours at the United Nations provided a vision of a world at peace.

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January 15, 2013 4:02 PM

In Helsinki, UN Conference Acknowledges Role of Religious Leaders

While attending a conference in Helsinki, Rev. Charles Gibbs deepens his appreciation for the difficult -- and often dangerous -- work URI members are doing to create peace in conflict zones.

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