Peace Forum - Celebrating the 70 Years of the UN

                                                 Peace Forum

Living together: The Art of Religious Tolerance

October 24th, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

At a Meeting Room (TBA), Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts - 300 S. Broad St., Philadelphia


Presented by

 Harmony For Peace Foundation & the United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia

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Focusing on the universal human rights regarding religious freedom, this interactive forum, using speakers, testimonials and dialogue will highlight the role of the United Nations, the legacy of the visionary work of William Penn and the special history of Philadelphia as a city founded on the principles of religious freedom and tolerance.


The Members of Our Panel


Yashpal Singh Bains, P.E., from the Sikh Community

Gity Banan Etemad, M.D., from Bahai Faith Community

Jacob Bender, Exec. Director of Philadelphia Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)

Mary Day Kent, President of UNA-GP

Bishop McNeill, Center for Freethought Equality

Reverend Marshall Paul Hughes Mitchell, Salem Baptist Church of Jenkintown

Hugh Taft-Morales, Ethicist and Leader of the Ethical Society of Philadelphia

Moderator: Lucille Pilling, Ed.D.


This forum is a part of the event to celebrate UN Day and its 70th Anniversary.  The UN Day Peace Concert will immediately follow the Forum from 3:00-5:00 p.m.  

The Peace Forum is a free event which requires a pass or concert ticket.  Your concert ticket is also the pass to the Peace Forum.  

Please request a pass if you wish to attend ONLY the forum.

All attendees to the Peace Forum need to pre-register. Click here for pre-registration

For information and inquiry: or 484-885-8539.

October 24, 2015
1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Registration (12:30 p.m.) 

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