Religious, adjective, having a strong belief in a god or gods, or any such system of belief and worship. Tolerance, noun, willingness to accept behavior and beliefs which are different from your own, although you might not agree with or approve of them. It is very easy to see, from the definitions alone, why Religious Tolerance can be a difficult subject. Strong beliefs often make tolerance difficult at best. The sites listed here in Religious Tolerance are intended to provide information and understanding of differing beliefs in order to increase acceptance. Religious Tolerance Religion and Spirituality Society.
- Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance www
Having three main purposes: to disseminate accurate religious information, Consultants on Religious Tolerance, to expose religious fraud, hatred and misinformation, and to disseminate information on "hot" religious topics.
- J. M. Dawson Institute of Church-State Studies, Baylor University www
Site focused on church-state relations in the United States and around the world. Dawson Institute of Church-State Studies, Baylor University. Back issues of the Institute's "Journal of Church and State" are available for browsing. Also includes a list of links to online resources, including primary source material.
- The Secular Web www
Portal for naturalism, Secular Web, non-belief in God, with online collection of submitted articles as well as news links, sales of books and merchandise, and discussion forum.
- Almost The Corrymeela Community www
Almost 30 years of reconciliation work between Catholics and Protestants in Northern Ireland. Corrymeela Community. Includes timelines, recent information, articles and links to more information. The Corrymeela Community.
- Works Center For Reduction of Religious-Based Conflict www
Works to reduce religious-based conflict by publicizing its costs to the world, For Reduction of Religious-Based Conflict, its causes, and by offering long-term solutions. Center For Reduction of Religious-Based Conflict.
- Social EarthRenewal.Org www
Social activists' web portal, EarthRenewal.Org, with over 1,000 external links, discussion form, and pages devoted to areas from Art to World History, all relating to religious tolerance and the beginnings of religious belief. EarthRenewal.Org.
- Council Council for America's First Freedom www
Council for America's First Freedom, for America's First Freedom, promoting religious liberty worldwide, based upon Thomas Jefferson papers. Council for America's First Freedom.
- Christian Forum 18 News Service www
Christian initiative to report on threats and actions against the religious freedom of all people, News Service, regardless of their religious affiliation. Forum 18 News Service.
- Comparison Peaceseeds www
Comparison of the sacred texts of various religions on a variety of subjects. Peaceseeds. Focusing on the commonality between all traditions. Peaceseeds.
- Non-profit One World Insight www
Non-profit group promoting religious tolerance and commonalities through compassion and education. One World Insight.
- Devoted The Joy of Sects www
Devoted to showing the commonality among the world's religious traditions. The Joy of Sects.
- Promoting I.S.A. - International Satsang Association www
Promoting open access to spiritual resources. International Satsang Association. The Satsang aims to be "Open Space" where all traditions and authentic ways of spiritual practice are respected. I.S.A. - International Satsang Association.
- Describes International Association for Religious Freedom www
Describes organization and provides compiled data detailing worldwide religious freedom. International Association for Religious Freedom.
- Inquiry The Religious Freedom Page www
Inquiry and investigation of religious freedom in the United States and around the world. The Religious Freedom Page.
- "The Reconcile.org www
"The greatest wounds in human history, Reconcile.org, the greatest injustices, have not happened through the acts of some individual perpetrator; rather through the institutions, systems, philosophies, cultures, religions and governments of humankind." Reconcile.org.
- Project Terra Ferma www
Project supporting the equitable representation of religion in the media and academia. Ferma. Includes examples of misrepresentation, statement of purpose and links to related resources. Terra Ferma.
- United Religious Extremism on the Rise www
United Nations report says there is a significant rise in religious extremism and intolerance throughout the world. Religious Extremism on the Rise.
- Tolerance Tolerance: A Strange Reversal www
Tolerance once meant accepting people whose beliefs and lifestyles were different. Strange Reversal. Today it has come to mean something altogether different. Tolerance: A Strange Reversal.
- Believes International Society for Islamic Secularization www
Believes in secularizing Islamic societies by complete separation of mosque and state. International Society for Islamic Secularization.
- Somerset, Somerset Churches Together www
Somerset, Churches Together, England. Seeks to provide both information and a personal link with local ecumenical groups. Overview and events. Somerset Churches Together.
- Official The Porvoo Churches www
Official documents, Porvoo Churches, information, pastoral resources and other material from the ongoing Porvoo process, an emerging union of European churches. The Porvoo Churches.
- An The Spiritual Sanctuary www
An online community where members of all faiths explore core beliefs and inspirations including various practice explanations, Spiritual Sanctuary, group philosophies, message boards, and articles. The Spiritual Sanctuary.
- A Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding www
A secular, Center for Interreligious Understanding, non-sectarian organization providing education and tools to resolve religious tensions in schools, at work and in war zones. Programs, events, training, resources, news, weblog, forums and donation. Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding.
- An The Truth Behind Scientology www
An in-depth study dealing with the controversy on whether or not Scientology is a religion. The Truth Behind Scientology.
- Documented Church of Scientology Human Rights Office - Germany: Religious Freedom www
Documented information provided of religious intolerance in Germany. Church of Scientology Human Rights Office - Germany: Religious Freedom.
- Information The Page of Unreason www
Information about the destructive sects Scientology, Page of Unreason, Anthroposophy, and Jehovah's Witnesses. The Page of Unreason.
- Online Serenity Beach www
Online spiritual retreat for encouragement, Beach, healing, spiritual growth. Serenity Beach.
- Online Belief System Selector www
Online questionnaire that rates religions by their compatibility with your beliefs. Belief System Selector.
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